10 YEARS CELEBRATING SOUTH SUMMIT
From 500 attendees in 2012 to 32,000 expected in 2022, between Madrid and Porto Alegre (Brazil).
8,000 entrepreneurs attending the meeting and presentation of 3,800 projects per year in the Startup Competition.
1,600 investors present at the last meeting in Madrid, 25% of which are international.
+4,000 media appearances in 2021, with a media impact of 671 million audience.
6,500 M$ of cumulative investment in Spanish startup finalists, which support around 25,000 jobs.
- …generating economic activity and employment with the organisation and holding of the meeting…
- …improving the country’s image and reputation through its media impact…
- …creating connections that develop the national and regional entrepreneurial ecosystem…
- …and promoting a culture of open innovation within companies.
The 2022 edition of South Summit will generate an estimated economic activity of around 20 M€ in Madrid.
The South Summit in Madrid will bring 22,000 attendees to La Nave for the first time. The event will contribute around €20m to local economic activity, marking a new milestone in the platform’s history.
For every €1 of direct impact, the South Summit generates €2.7 of total impact in Madrid.
The growing media coverage of the meeting and its link to Madrid helps to project a positive image of the city as an innovation hub.
Developments in South Summit media appearances.
+670 million audience reached in 2021
+€23,7M economic value in 2021