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Inês Santos Silva - Startup Pirates. Porto Area, Portugal, Paredes, PT

Inês Santos Silva Inês Santos Silva

Portuguese Ambassador | Startup Pirates

Porto Area, Portugal, Paredes, PORTUGAL

Co-Founder & Chief Pirate Officer at Startup Pirates



Born in Portugal, Inês Santos Silva is a 23-year-old entrepreneur in the making with two passions in life: entrepreneurship and education. This lead her to organize Startup Weekends, Ignite events, TEDx events and others, but in April 2011 she launched her own project, Startup Pirates, an acceleration program for entrepreneurs in the making that aims to help entrepreneurial communities to growth.

Industry Expertise (3)

Events Services



Areas of Expertise (3)


Entrepreneurial Education

Growing A Startup Movement

Education (5)

IES powered by INSEAD: Social Entrepreneurship 2011

I Bootcamp on social entrepreneurship organized by the Portuguese Social entrepreneurship institute.

INESC Porto - Project DINAMIC: Innovation Management 2010

Universidade do Porto: BA, Business Admnistration 2011

London School of Economics and Political Science: Summer School, Management, Entrepreneurship and Global Leadership 2010

The course is built around a number of themes. Such as: Theories of firm dynamics and entrepreneurial processes Innovation and entrepreneurship Entrepreneurship and industry evolution Entrepreneurial labour markets Entrepreneurial finance Organisation structure, process, and portfolios Human resources, incentives, and the formation of effective teams Clusters, institutions, and entrepreneurial networks Internationalisation of entrepreneurial activities/Entrepreneurship without borders Global markets and competitive environments

British Council: English 2011


Affiliations (3)

  • Junior Chamber International
  • Banco Alimentar contra a fome
  • Amnistia Internacional



  • Keynote
  • Panelist
  • Workshop Leader


0 to 5500 *Will consider certain engagements for no fee