Joao Simoes, CEO IDEA Spaces (Lisbon)

João Simoes is the CEO and cofounder of IDEA Spaces, a coworking community that started in 2014 with currently 3 locations in the Lisbon city – Portugal, and 1200 members and with the mission to create, empower and nurture the biggest talent community in Portugal, aiming to reach the 5.000 members on the next 2 year.

Due to it’s professional background and IDEA mission, he’s a strong believer that technology allied with humanity, inclusivity, attitude and purpose are key to catalise social and business relationships, which it’s the future and sustainability of coworking communities, no matter how it will be called in the future.