SheStartup vol II - women in tech and startups in Barcelona

The meeting point for women in tech and allies interested in working in Startups from Barcelona is back!. Save the date: Friday 21st of June 2019.

The second edition is here!

We are very excited to announce that the second edition of SheStartup is just around the corner!

More than a party, more than a networking event, more than a job fair or a tech conference… Are you gonna miss it? No way!

SAVE THE DATE: Friday 21st of June  from 17h to 21h at Antiga Fábrica Estrella Damm (C/ Roselló 525 , 08025, Barcelona) 

In this occasion you will have the opportunity to meet the great tech companies:Typeform, Letgo, King, Haufe and Xing ! 

Experts from each company will be sharing some of their “tech and/or digital secrets” in a format of short masterclasses, while they introduce their projects, business models and talent needs. 

And they are looking for full stack developers, web/front-end developers, back-end developers, mobile developers, data scientists, product managers, UX/UI, social media managers, designers, digital marketers & intrapreneurs and any other kick-ass talented women than wants to join! Are you ready for a change? 🙂

SheStartup event

Thanks BStartup from Banc Sabadell for making the first edition happen. 

allWomen is creating this women-friendly meeting point in order to help closing the gender gap in the tech sector by sharing with the community open positions and talent needs from top tech companies.

At the same time, all of us will be eager to hear from you, woman, about your expectations, desires and what you have to offer as a digital and/or tech profile. Let’s exchange ideas, insights and create a diverse entrepreneurial ecosystem all together!

Is this event just for women?

Not only, but mostly. If you are a man willing to bring more women in the tech and digital scenario in Barcelona, this event is also for you. You will be more than welcome!

Take a deeper look into the amazing companies that will join us at SheStartup. 

From the masters of video games, to the company that has shake up boring online forms, the largest app to buy and sell locally, a social network for professionals that help members have a work-life balance, and a consolidated company that offers software, consulting, and training solutions. 

At SheStartup you will have a taste of all of them and learn how the different technologies they master. Don’t miss the chance to ask them all you have always wanted to know!

Founded in Barcelona in 2012. Typeform makes collecting and sharing information comfortable and conversational.

It’s a web based platform you can use to create anything from surveys to apps, without needing to write a single line of code. Online forms are boring – typeforms fix that. Beautifully designed, asking one question at a time like a real conversation, they are engaging and fun to complete.

letgo is America’s biggest and fastest growing app to buy and sell locally, with over 100M downloads and 400M listings worldwide since launching in 2015. The marketplace is filled with everything from electronics, cars and collectibles to housing, clothing and furniture. With innovative features like letgo Reveal and video listings, the free app makes it easy to list what you don’t need and find great deals nearby on anything you do. Listing something is as simple as taking a photo because letgo’s technology automatically suggests a title, price and category. letgo was founded by Alec Oxenford, Jordi Castello and Enrique Linares. 

King is the leading gaming company for the mobile world that is behind Candy Crush, Farm Heroes and Pet Rescue, amongst other fun titles. They have developed over 200 games that have captivated more than 270 millions of people around the world. And it’s also part of Activision Blizzard, the gaming world titan that created titles like Call of Duty or Warcraft. They have their main studios in Barcelona, Stockholm and London and other offices around Europe and US.

XING provides advice and support to its members during the upheavals in the world of work. In an environment marked by a shortage of skilled workers, digitalization, and changes in values, XING helps its more than 15 million members achieve as harmonious a work-life balance as possible. They can use XING Jobs to find the job that matches their individual needs while XING News enables them not only to keep up-to-date and participate in the debate but also to learn more about the changes and trends in the new world of work.

Haufe is one of the leaders in innovative business software. Their international offices consist of 2,000 employees worldwide who develop exciting and ingenious software.  Its a dynamic organization that prides themselves in encouraging and challenging each other in order to produce the best product. The most prominent aspect of Haufe workplace is that the diverse group of employees truly enjoy being here. They work in creating the workplace of the future. With competence, passion and experience.



Don’t miss any free masterclass and the opportunity to talk to your favourite tech companies in Barcelona!

Can you think of a better plan for a Friday than spending your evening with kick-ass tech women, sharing experiences, learning and maybe take a new step in your career?

Here the agenda:

17.00 Door opening

17.20. Welcome wonder women! by Laura Fernandez, Founder and CEO of allWomen 

17.30. Letgo“When poets write software” by Haiyan Ma, Product Manager

17.50. Haufe Our transition from RPMs to Cloud. Achievements and pitfalls.” by Jorge Cara, Director of Engineering

18.10. Xing ‘Designing for diversity’ by Dima El Masri, Senior UX Designer and Laura Grau, Software Engineering Team Lead

18.30. Break 20min

18.50. Typeform “Tidying up: your codebase should bring you joy” by Silvia Mur Blanch, Senior Frontend Developer

19.10. King  “The value of the player experience” by Alba Iniesta, UX Game Designer.

19. 30. Special Keynote – Regina Llopis
Group AIA President 30 years building AI & Algorithms for a better world. Co-Founder WA4STEAM Women Angels 4 Science, Technology, Engineering, Arts & Architecture and Mathematics. Global Ambassador & Board Director IWEC

19. 50. Thanks and bye! 

20 – 21 Mingle and drink. Time to network with other women in tech and allies!

During the event you will have the opportunity to talk with different team members from all the participant companies, share with them your thoughts or concerns, or even deliver your CV!

You will be able to get in and out whenever you want, but we strongly recommend to attend the whole event so you don’t miss any detail… or any surprise 😉

Tickets are FREE but limited! Book your seat, ladies! 


With the amazing collaboration of @estrellaDam