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Andrea Scotti Calderini, CEO of Freeda Media, will speak at the EU-Startups Summit on 28-30 April 2021!

On the 28th-30th of April, we’re hosting the 7th edition of the EU-Startups Summit – this year as an online event. This 3-day event will give you the chance to (virtually) connect and network with over 1,500 participants, learn from around 70 expert speakers, listen to educational talks with internationally successful founders, and bite your nails through our exciting pitch competition.

Today we are excited to announce a new speaker: Andrea Scotti Calderini, CEO and co-founder of Freeda Media. At the EU-Startups Summit, he will join us to share his insights from Freeda Media about “How new generations are consuming media and interacting with today’s important issues”.


You’ve probably heard of Freeda Media if you care about female representation, storytelling, or creative content creation. If not, let us have the pleasure of introducing you to this Frida Kahlo inspired brand. Freeda is a media brand whose mission is to spread real women’s stories to inspire positive change, with 6 million women engaging everyday, and 150 million monthly. Andrea has built this community from scratch since 2016, from Milan where it all started, and is now managing a team of 200+ people across Italy, Spain and the UK. Making the decision to create content primarily on social media, where the new generations spend most of their time nowadays, Andrea has catapulted Freeda into being the #1 global female media brand on Instagram, for engagement and interactions.

Andrea will join us to share his experience of what kinds of content new generations want to read about, share and interact with, as well as how they are using media to propel forward social and political movements like female representation. As diversity starts to take more of a centre stage position in our collective consciousness, we’re really inspired to find out the key learnings of Freeda, and we hope you are too.

If you would like to check out this talk (and many others), plus meet 1,500+ startup players during the EU-Startups Summit, make sure to secure your ticket now!

More info can also be found here (page will be updated on a weekly basis). We look forward to seeing you online!

Thomas Ohr
Thomas Ohr
Thomas Ohr is the "Editor in Chief" of EU-Startups.com and started the blog in October 2010. He is excited about Europe's future, passionate about new business ideas and lives in Barcelona (Spain).

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