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Silvia Torres Carbonell

Subsecretaria de Economía Creativa de la Ciudad

Sub Secretary of Creative Economies and Foreign Trade of the Government of Buenos Aires City.

Director of the Center for Entrepreneurship and Professor in charge of Entrepreneurship at MBA and Executive Programs at IAE Business School.

Director of NAVES National Business Plan Competition.

Director GEM (Global Entrepreneurship Monitor) in Argentina and Board Member of GERA (Global Entrepreneurship Research Association), the association that coordinates the global GEM project.

Director of GUESSS Global Entrepreneurship University Students ‘Spirit Survey, a joint research Project with St. Gallen University.

Board Member of Endeavor Argentina.

Founding member and Vice-President of IWF (International Woman Forum) in Argentina.

Founder and President of “Fundación Ruta 40”an NGO that promotes education in rural schools in Argentina.

Enablis Advisory Board member, a Canadian organization that encourages entrepreneurial development in emerging countries.

Board Member of ASEA a recently created entrepreneur´s organization.

Founder of IAE Business Angel Club, the first angel´s network in the country. Angel investor in more than 15 startups.

Lecturer in subjects such as Entrepreneurial Ecosystems, Entrepreneurial Process, Business Models, Angel Investing, and Leadership.

Judge member in business and entrepreneurial contests in Argentina, such as Wayra, NxtpLabs, E Commerce Day, Impactec, Startup Camp.

She has a considerable experience as an entrepreneur herself and business manager. She has acted as board member for different companies during the last 20 years, and has actively participated in diverse non-profit organizations; connected with business, job creation, education, social development, private-public cooperation and women leadership.

My Sessions

Modernization and Entrepreneurship in Argentina

Dos representantes del Estado Argentino y Ciudad, nos explicarán cual es el nuevo escenario de innovación y emprendedurismo local y que rol puede jugar esta tecnología en el mismo.

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Challenges, trends and opportunities for entrepreneurs

Descubran los desafíos, tendencias y oportunidades para los emprendedores del sector, de la mando de especialistas en promoción y desarrollos de emprendedores.

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