11/26/2015 - 11/27/2015

Great opportunities in the lowest

corporate income taxes area at the EU


10:00 h

Presentation - Welcome at Why Tenerife: Introduction to Tenerife

Why Tenerife is a project aimed at promoting the economic, social and cultural development of Tenerife through implementing activities that favour the creation of a solid business and commercial base on the island, driving growth in terms of development and employment. Is composed of a consortium of government and public bodies (Government of the Island, Canary Islands Special Zone, Port Authority, Zona Franca and the Official Chamber of Commerce of Santa Cruz de Tenerife). Each of these entities will explain the economic and fiscal advantages of the island of Tenerife and the main relevant investment sectors.

11:30 h

Investor Meeting Point

Explanation to each investor his work schedule and personal contacts. Each participant will have available an interpreter, as well as access to all the information and materials needed to make better use of your business trip.

12:30 h

Keynote - 10 reasons to invest in Tenerife: the view of an international advisor

Carlos Saavedra, partner of Pwc in the Canary Islands. Advantages of Investing and Working in Tenerife

16:00 h

Matchmaking Event (during the afternoon session, companies will be invited to sectorial conference)

Parallel Sessions

  • Session 1: Tourism, leisure activities & industry supplier
  • Session 2: Real State Sector and Property Market
  • Session 3: IT and telematics applications
  • Session 4: Recycling and recovery
17:30 h

Parallel Sessions

Parallel Sessions

  • Session 5: Growth & digital connectivity and the IT Sector
  • Session 6: Smart hotel and building/li>
  • Session 7: Ship repair (naval sector and repairs for yachts, sailing boats and other tourism ships)

(They may be organized other parallel thematic sessions based on the specific interest of investors participating).

15:00 h

Optional tour and visit

  • Optional tour to ITER (Instituto Tecnológico y de Energías Renovables S.A.), Teide Supercomputer, and Nap point
  • Optional visit to Teide National Park
  • Optional and independently organized business meetings

(The organization will cover the costs of transfers of optional site visits scheduled).

About the Forum

Cámara de Comercio de Santa Cruz de Tenerife

The Investment Forum in Tenerife-Company Mission will be held at the Official Chamber of Commerce of Santa Cruz de Tenerife (www.camaratenerife.com) and will demonstrate some of the local entrepreneurship in such areas as tourism, renewable energies, ICT, real estate, logistics, aircraft maintenance, marine sector (like auxiliary services for cruises and their passengers and ship repairs), industries, pharmacy industries bins to natural products, bio technology, social economy, scientific, SMEs and corporate. We can accommodate other sectors and areas as well, provided that we’re informed 4 weeks before the event, the latest, to be able to make necessary arrangements.

All participants will have a customized meeting agenda developed by ‘Why Tenerife?’, (www.whytenerife.com). Participants will meet with the main institutions of the Island and meet up with some of our most successful companies all this while we discuss some of the main project of investment opportunities available. Various other networking activities will take place to highlighting the strategic geographical location of Tenerife next to the West Africa countries and the business opportunities that this provides.


Principal Market Sectors

  • Tourism, leisure activities & industry supplier
  • Real State Sector and Property Market
  • IT and telematics applications
  • Recycling and recovery
  • Growth & digital connectivity and the IT Sector
  • Smart hotel and building
  • Logistics, aircraft maintenance and marine sector (Like auxiliary services for cruises and their passengers and ship repairs)


Where to stay

Iberostar Grand Hotel Mencey

Doctor José Naveiras, 38
38004 Santa Cruz de Tenerife
Tf: +34 922 60 99 00
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