ANgelSummit Europe

June 22-23, 2015

madrid, spain

“It was great to see AngelSummit Europe come to life and be such a success for all those in attendance. Thanks for bringing such value to the community” - Google for Entrepreneurs


Madrid, Spain hosted the second AngelSummit and the first focused on the European market. Over the course of two days, nearly 200 attendees from across Europe and Latin America explored best practices in startup investing, community angel networks, corporate innovation and investing, and more.

Panels, parties, and sessions were hosted by local partners like Campus Madrid, Wayra and the BBVA Innovation Centre. More than 200 local entrepreneurs were some of the first in Campus Madrid for a startup session where they met with angel investors and explored best practices in fundraising. A select group of community leaders came together for an exclusive workshop session to share and discuss ways to grow their investor communities.

Opening AngelSummit Europe


By the numbers:

  • 48 hours in Madrid
  • 7 Keynote Speakers
  • 15 Panels and Breakout Sessions
  • 160+ Attendees from 22 countries across Europe and South America
  • 240+ Attendees for Startup Session at Campus Madrid
  • 5,000 Tweets

session topics

Beyond the Valley and the Alley
Billion Dollar Companies Can Come From Anywhere
Both Sides of the Table
Bringing More Investors Into Startup Communities
Building Early Stage Investing in New Markets
Corporations as First Customers: Another Way to Finance Startups
From Medellin to Madrid to Miami: Investing Across the Spanish-Speaking World
Future of the Asset Class: Alternative Liquidity Options
GoBeyond Investing


How Investors Think
Importance of Space and Collisions
Investing Beyond Your Borders
Investing Platforms
Investing Time & Expertise
Role of Angel Groups & Associations
Role of Corporations in Early Stage Investing
Terms & Term Sheets: What Really Matters
When Private Meets Public, How Government Can Help
Women Investors: Doing it For Ourselves

Speakers included: 

Speakers EU

Angelsummit EUrope Partners: