SOURCE: Global Strategy, Inc.

April 16, 2008 12:00 ET

Spain's Technology Stars to Tour Silicon Valley in Innovation and Technological Bridge Tour

Nineteen of Spain's Most Innovative Tech Companies Will Network With Silicon Valley's Technology Community From April 27-30, 2008

SAN FRANCISCO, CA--(Marketwire - April 16, 2008) - The Barcelona Chamber of Commerce, Barcelona Activa and the International Economic Relations of the Barcelona City Council have announced the schedule and participating companies for their upcoming Innovation and Technological Bridge to Silicon Valley and Boston tour.

From April 27 to April 30, 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.

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, CA 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 with executives from the following Spanish technology companies:

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
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:
    Alison McNeill
    FutureWorks PR
    (408) 720-8228 ext. 112
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    Event Contact:
    Dave Warar
    Global Strategy, Inc.
    (847) 440-8151
    Email Contact