Invest in global solutions

Invest in
global solutions

Investing in industry means investing in innovation. Currently, 80% of innovations in Europe arise from industrial environments and 17% of European GDP comes from the industry. In this edition industry again will be the protagonist of an entrepreneurial event in which you will be able to see, touch and test the technologies of the participating 30 industrial startups. 

“A much needed event around industrial entrepreneurship and innovation”

Xavier Servat, CEO at Fluidra Accelera


The Investment Forum at IQS Tech Fest will present the moonshot technologies aiming to solve global problems. The closed door event will focus on different verticals of the industry. We’ll send you relevant information in advance and help you make new connections. Selected startups fulfill the following criteria:

  • Science-based startups
  • Validated technology
  • Proprietary technology
  • Fulltime committed team

Most promising
industrial startup

Aside of the Investment Forum, IQS Tech Fest will also host IQS Next Tech’s Demo Day, the industrial accelration program in Spain. The program focus is on industrialization and has been supporting 10 selected hardware startups in order to get production-ready in six months. The ventures will present their final prototypes to the audience, and one of them will be selected as “Most Promising Industrial Startup od 2019” and will travel to Shenzhen to learn what does it take to go mass-production in China.


Gather in a single day all the meetings that otherwise you would need months to plan. Our networking tool will allow you to access the profiles of the moonshot innovators present at IQS Tech Fest, connect with them and plan meetings in advance.