SOURCE: Global Strategy, Inc.

April 23, 2008 16:06 ET

Join Spain's Prominent Technology Leaders and Leading Journalists, Analysts, Bloggers and Entrepreneurs in San Francisco on April 28

Some of Spain's Most Innovative Tech Companies Are Creating a Tech Bridge From Barcelona to Silicon Valley for a Networking Affair April 27-30, 2008

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - April 23, 2008) - The Barcelona Chamber of Commerce, Barcelona Activa and the International Economic Relations of the Barcelona City Council are prepared to welcome the participating companies for the much-anticipated Innovation and Technological Bridge to Silicon Valley and Boston tour scheduled for April 27 to April 30.

The highlight of the week will be "Do IT with Barcelona," a networking and cocktail event held at 111 Minna Gallery, 111 Minna St., San Francisco, on Monday, April 28. Mr. Jordi W. Carnes, Deputy Mayor of Barcelona City Council, and Mr. Josep Morell, Commissioner of the Presidency for ICT and Information Society of Barcelona Chamber of Commerce, will kick off the event at 7:00 pm, to be immediately followed by cocktails, mingling, and networking. RSVP to join by emailing megan[at]future-works[dot]com or via the web:

Nineteen of Spain's most innovative IT companies, including start-ups and other leaders in Spain's technology revolution, will tour Silicon Valley -- networking with the technology community and offering hot opportunities for partnerships and investment. During their visit, company leaders will meet with investors, strategic partners, customers, entrepreneurs and industry leaders in a mix of private one-on-one meetings, roundtable discussions and ad-hoc networking events.

Participating companies include:

Advanced Remote Diagnosis Systems S.L. (ARDS) --
RDiag remote diagnostic tools for industrial and commercial equipment --
Interactive marketing solutions and SEO tools

Communi TV, S.L. --
Interactive media programming and content management

Computadores Navarra SA (CONASA) --
Xone mobility technology

Educamigos S.L. --
Smartbrain System for interactive brain-training and interactive
educational programs

GERSoft Hispania, S.L. --
Software tools for migration from proprietary systems to Windows®/UNIX®

Guell Consulting --
Interactive advertising and Web 2.0 tools

Grupo Intercom --
Interactive advertising investment group

Grupo Voxel --
eBilling solutions for the hospitality and travel markets

icode consultors s.l.u. --
Enterprise communication and security tools

Interbel S.A.T.T., S.L. --
Distributor of LAN management, security and e-communication systems

Intercom Telematica Girona S.L. --
Business incubator

King-eClient --
e-business and Web 2.0 usability improvement technologies

Kimbcn --
Technology assessment, valuation, and licensing

MedicalSoft InterCath --
MedicalONE HIS (Healthcare Information System)

Polymita Technologies --
Mid-enterprise solutions for automating, managing, and optimizing
business processes

Qibbus Soft SLL --
Geonn geopositioning social content and news aggregation platform

Ready People --
Digital identity and social networking technologies

Systems for easy communications, S.L. (Sys Europe) --
Hydra/redsteam digital surveillance system

"The Innovation and Technological Bridge to Silicon Valley and Boston tour provides an excellent platform to present emerging start-ups from Barcelona and other cities in Spain. U.S. companies looking for export opportunities can meet top Spanish distributors; investors will have the opportunity to check out unique emerging companies; and U.S. start-ups can benefit from meeting with potential partners and investors," stated David A. Warar, CEO, Global Strategy, Inc., the Libertyville, IL business development consulting firm organizing the networking event and individual meetings between Barcelona Tech Companies and prospective U.S. partners.

Contact Information

  • Media Contact:
    Megan Saulsbury
    FutureWorks PR
    408-720-8228 ext.104
    Email Contact

    Event Contact:
    Dave Warar
    Global Strategy, Inc.
    Email Contact