Archive: June 2013

Pedro Torrecillas, dreamer from PwC

Pedro Torrecillas has been chosen to represent PwC (PricewaterhouseCoopers)  as a dreamer in Imagine Silicon Valley 2013. Pedro is a strategy and operations consultant at PwC.

Pedro is a Industrial Engineer graduated from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid (UPM). There he co-founded the UPM Entrepreneurs Club, giving him the opportunity to meet  successful  entrepreneurs. Today Pedro presents himself as an intrapreneur, keeping his entrepreneurial attitude stronger than ever.

 

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About Imagine:

IMAGINE is a Creativity Center in California’s Silicon Valley for the generation of ideas with the aim to change the world and to change the lives of the people who participate in the program. The third edition of IMAGINE will be launched on Friday June 14th in Barcelona with the company of the 12 participants. These participants are winners  of various creativity contests . The program will culminate with a public presentation of the ideas generated next July 29th in San Francisco.

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Francesca Gabetti, dreamer from ODEE

Francesca Gabetti has been chosen to represent L’Obeservatori Dona Empresa i Economia (ODEE)  as a dreamer in Imagine Silicon Valley 2013. Francesca is the founder and CEO  at Intuigma Systemic Solutions: Organizational&Personal Development and a partner at Pinea3.

The Observatory Women, Business and Economics is a forum for reflection, study and proposals in order to add value to professional, entrepreneurial and business women in the current economic world. ODEE‘s mission  is to contribute to the general debate about the need for society to take advantage of female talent as  an essential aspect for economic growth and social progress of a country.

Originally from Italy, Francesca moved to Barcelona where she established her start up, Intuigma Systemic Solutions. At Intuigma they work on Systemic Consciousness of Business and Systemic Intuition (Insights) as key guide to organizational Prosperity and strategic means to deal with actual changing times.

Francesca dreams of a new Business Paradigm where people can use their Intuition & Energy to co-create a happier world, that integrates personal & professional life.

 

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About Imagine:

IMAGINE is a Creativity Center in California’s Silicon Valley for the generation of ideas with the aim to change the world and to change the lives of the people who participate in the program. The third edition of IMAGINE will be launched on Friday June 14th in Barcelona with the company of the 12 participants. These participants are winners  of various creativity contests . The program will culminate with a public presentation of the ideas generated next July 29th in San Francisco.

 

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Imagine Silicon Valley 2013 launch event (BCN)

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Laura Dubreuil, dreamer from Starlab

Laura Dubreuil will be representing Startlab as a dreamer in Imagine Silicon Valley 2013. Laura is Research engineer at Starlab, focused on topics related to neuroscience. 

Starlab’s mission is to transform science into technologies with a profound positive impact on society. Their vision is to make science more useful, alive, vibrant, faster. Their main areas of work lie in the Space and Neuroscience sectors, two key areas for the 21st century with on a common element: the increasing availability of streams of information.  Starlab was founded in Barcelona in 2000.

Previously Laura had worked as a Support Engineer at Applied Ocean Systems, designing underwater video transmission algorithms, and at Ernest and Yound as a management/strategy consultant.

Laura graduated with honors at Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya. During her years at college she interned at the Institute of Photonic Sciences working in the “Quantum engineering of light” team and spend 7 months at MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) as a visiting engineer where she participated in various projects.

 

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About Imagine:

IMAGINE is a Creativity Center in California’s Silicon Valley for the generation of ideas with the aim to change the world and to change the lives of the people who participate in the program. The third edition of IMAGINE will be launched on Friday June 14th in Barcelona with the company of the 12 participants. These participants are winners  of various creativity contests . The program will culminate with a public presentation of the ideas generated next July 29th in San Francisco.

more information:  info@imagine.cc   -      www.imagine.cc

 

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Sebastián Romero, dreamer from BDBacata

Sebastián Romero was one of the four winners of the  the contest lead by BD Bacata and Campus Creativity, becoming a dreamer of Imagine Silicon Valley 2013. Sebastián is a industrial designer based in Bogotá, Colombia. His biggest dream si to be able to help people with his designs.

The first edition of Creativity Campus took place in Colombia on the 15, 16 and 17 of april, uniting hundred’s of people with the goal of changing the course of ideas in Colombia. The participants at Creativity Campus, where given three challenges after having witnessed 8 inspiring contests (with Ferran Adrià among others). The prize for the winning team was a scholarship to Imagine Silicon Valley 2013 . Congratulation to all the participants and in particular to our winning team!

 

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About Imagine:

IMAGINE is a Creativity Center in California’s Silicon Valley for the generation of ideas with the aim to change the world and to change the lives of the people who participate in the program. The third edition of IMAGINE will be launched on Friday June 14th in Barcelona with the company of the 12 participants. These participants are winners  of various creativity contests . The program will culminate with a public presentation of the ideas generated next July 29th in San Francisco.

more information:  info@imagine.cc   -      www.imagine.cc

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Arturo Calvo, Dreamer from PCTT

Arturo Calvo has won the contest lead by Parque Científico y Tecnológico de Tenerife, becoming a dreamer of Imagine Silicon Valley 2013. Arturo is the CTO at Dialective and CEO at iFikeU.

Arturo has been working for seven years as a Software Engineer in multinationals and governmental agencies in Dublin and Madrid. After that he became an entrepreneur, setting up two Internet startup companies in the United States and Spain.

His interests include Business Management, Internet Entrepreneurship, Project Management, Business Analysis, Software Development and Computer Forensics, among others.

Involved in everything related to his profession to keep updated with the latest technology, he is an active member of IEEE (Institute of Electrical and Electronics Engineers – the world’s largest professional association), IEEE Computer Society and AII-C (Software Engineers Association – Canary Islands).

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About Imagine:

IMAGINE is a Creativity Center in California’s Silicon Valley for the generation of ideas with the aim to change the world and to change the lives of the people who participate in the program. The third edition of IMAGINE will be launched on Friday June 14th in Barcelona with the company of the 12 participants. These participants are winners  of various creativity contests . The program will culminate with a public presentation of the ideas generated next July 29th in San Francisco.

more information:  info@imagine.cc   -      www.imagine.cc

 

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Ray Garcia, Dreamer from LinkToStart / Inlea Foundation

Ray Garcia has won the contest organized by LinkToStart from Inlea Foundation, becoming a dreamer Imagine Silicon Valley 2013. Currently, Ray is the CEO at Placeband.com, a platform created with the goal fo enhancing experiences in live events. He is also part of Rayoplateado a digital media design and development agency.

A passionate dad and video game lover. Ray firs joined the music world as a developer, developing campaigns for various Spanish music groups. Now he is dedicated 120% to Rayoplateado and Placeband. You can follow his adventures at: raygarcia.es .

 

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About Imagine:

IMAGINE is a Creativity Center in California’s Silicon Valley for the generation of ideas with the aim to change the world and to change the lives of the people who participate in the program. The third edition of IMAGINE will be launched on Friday June 14th in Barcelona with the company of the 12 participants. These participants are winners  of various creativity contests . The program will culminate with a public presentation of the ideas generated next July 29th in San Francisco.

more information:  info@imagine.cc   -      www.imagine.cc

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Oriana Méndez, Dreamer from EVERIS

Oriana López has won the contest lead by everis, becoming a dreamer of Imagine Silicon Valley 2013. Oriana is a business consultant at Everis in their innovation team.

Oriana was born in Venezuela and completed Business Administration at the Universidad Carlos III Madrid and she has been working as a consultant ever since.  Oriana has studied abroad in UK and France.

 

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About Imagine:

IMAGINE is a Creativity Center in California’s Silicon Valley for the generation of ideas with the aim to change the world and to change the lives of the people who participate in the program. The third edition of IMAGINE will be launched on Friday June 14th in Barcelona with the company of the 12 participants. These participants are winners  of various creativity contests . The program will culminate with a public presentation of the ideas generated next July 29th in San Francisco.

more information:  info@imagine.cc   -      www.imagine.cc

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Albert Morro, Dreamer from EADA

Albert Morro has won the contest lead by EADA business school, becoming a dreamer of Imagine Silicon Valley 2013. Albert is the co-founder and CEO of Stealth Startup and has done internships at Danone and  La Caixa.

Currently he is enrolled in the International Master in Finance programme at EADA (ranked 20th in the world by the Financial Times). As an innovative top-ranked business school, EADA supports programme participants in their professional development both inside and outside of the classroom.

As a child he wanted to be a basketball player, a secret agent and an astronaut. He was able to achieve one of his dreamer by becoming an extraordinary basketball player, having played in FC Barcelona. Today his dream is to create a successful company where he can create something that can improve people’s lives.

 

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About Imagine:

IMAGINE is a Creativity Center in California’s Silicon Valley for the generation of ideas with the aim to change the world and to change the lives of the people who participate in the program. The third edition of IMAGINE will be launched on Friday June 14th in Barcelona with the company of the 12 participants. These participants are winners  of various creativity contests . The program will culminate with a public presentation of the ideas generated next July 29th in San Francisco.

more information:  info@imagine.cc   -      www.imagine.cc

 

 

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