CanariasZEC with 14 speeds mentoring with companies in the mentor accelerates week on line focused on the Green Economy

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Canary Islands.- The Canary Islands Special Zone (ZEC) participates in the Mentor Accelera Week on line dedicated in this edition to the green economy, in which context 14 speeds mentoring have been scheduled to advise company promoters how to establish a company in the Canary Islands under the most competitive taxation in the European context. The projects, which participate that seek to know the financing lines or fiscal tools, come from the international, national and regional spheres.

This edition, which is dedicated to business initiatives with a sustainable approach, also includes the participation of other companies related to different branches of activity related to: mobile platforms for security services, textile manufacturing, e-commerce of agricultural products and organic food , internationalization web portal, development of a mobile app for training and monitoring of e-sports, app for renting garage spaces, manufacturing footwear from recycled tires, online platform for ordering in restaurants and hotels, advice on networks, online clothing trade, soap making, sports education and leisure activities.

The acceleration program is co-organized by Centro CIDE and mentorDay. The CIDE Network is an initiative of the Ministry of Economy, Knowledge and Employment of the Canary Islands Government, promoted through the Canary Agency for Research, Innovation and Information Society (ACIISI), and co-financed by the European Regional Development Fund, with a co-financing rate of 85% under the 2014-2020 Canary Islands ERDF Operational Program.

MentorDay is the first private and independent non-profit accelerator in Spain made up of more than 500 volunteer entrepreneurs and professionals.

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The ZEC at Ficca

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Canary Islands.- The Canary Islands Special Zone (ZEC) collaborates in the virtual edition of the ‘International Cannabis Forum of the Canary Islands’ (FICCA) in its second online edition, an opportunity to learn about all the elements that make up the industry that lands in 2020 in the islands.The online event, organized by the company Consulting Cannabis Canarias, has the collaboration of the ZEC and the Office of the Vice President for Research and the Office for the Transfer of Research Results (OTRI) of the University of La Laguna (ULL). On the part of the ZEC, the director of the entity, Olga Martín, will present the tax advantages of this incentive as a tool that enables business opportunities related to this medicinal and therapeutic industry. On the part of the ZEC, the director of the entity, Olga Martín, will present the tax advantages of this incentive as a tool that enables business opportunities related to this medicinal and therapeutic industry.    

This new edition aimed at companies and investors in the sector, will feature the interventions of those responsible for the organizing entity, Consulting Cannabis Canarias, who will present the main advantages of the economic and botanical level of the Canary Islands compared to other territories, as well as the ULL, As a collaborating institution, which will delve into the transfer of the field of knowledge to the business world.

FICCA is a platform for the dissemination of scientific advances in the field of research on phytocannabinoids in their medicinal and therapeutic use, as well as a space to meet and highlight all the business possibilities that are developing in this new industry.

CanariasZEC at Dayone Innovation Summit Live!

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Canary Islands.- Next, May 27, we attended the Dayon Dayone Innovation Summit Live !, a day as the final closing event of the 13th Edition of the Entrepreneur XXI Awards, an act of CaixaBank Dayone and Enisa.  

During the event, the presentation of the Sector Phase of the EmprendedorXXI Awards will take place to the most innovative companies with the greatest growth potential in the sectors: Agrofood, Impact, Health, Senior, Mobility and Proptech. Only 36 startups have been selected as finalists, from one of 993 participating companies in Spain and Portugal. A unique opportunity for the ZEC for business networking, and to publicize the advantages of the Canary tax incentives for companies in these sectors of interest for the economic growth of the Canary Islands.

Ana Díez Fontana, Executive Director of Business and Entrepreneurs, and Reyes Maroto, Minister of Industry, Commerce and Tourism will participate in the award ceremony. In addition, a series of interventions are planned.