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Annual Report

Key facts

  • #1

    Best Performing Business Angels Network in Europe (ESADE BAN)

  • +240

    Business Angels

  • 18k

    Square meters designed for entrepreneurs

  • +260

    Events per year

Highlighted events


May 2017

7th edition of TEDxESADE Encourage yourself, encourage others

Held on 4th May, this event gathered more than 9 speakers from a very diverse background with a unique goal: encouraging others.

Startup Turbo

March 2017

Startup Turbo Socila Innovation Challenge

Startup Turbo it’s an anual competition, made by and for students where you’ll be able to explore the world of innovation and entrepreneurship as you’d never done before

C4BI Project

February 2017

ESADE C4BI project

Is a project recognised by AACSB International for driving innovation in business education worldwide.



September 2016

ESADE, IED and UPC students once again team up with CERN to find solutions to societal challenges

The submitted projects, which may eventually become new business initiatives, include microgrids for better energy management in refugee camps, a virtual space to encourage survivors of traffic accidents to return to work, and a system to improve communication skills and quality of life for people with mental disabilities.

Types of events

  • Challenges & Cases

    ESADE organizes and takes part into challenges and case-competitions that involve either students and faculty.

    Featured event: "C4Bi Challenge"

  • Social oriented events

    Campus staff and faculty organized various activities to help out in social causes by committing the whole ESADE community in these projects.

    Featured event: 'La Marató de TV3'

  • Academic & Research

    ESADE gives students the chance to take part in Academic and Research oriented events to foster the knowledge and research activity among students.

    View Academic Research awards.

2016-17 Annual Report on PDF

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