About

Imagine a competition that will have the world's leading innovation experts as judges, big companies focused on the development of startups and entrepreneurs from different countries interacting with the same purpose: finding the best startups.

Creating an array of opportunities for international and commercial partnerships, the Innovation Awards Latam, Latin America's largest Startups award, will award and recognize the most promising startups among more than 20 countries.

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Categories

  • Blockchain
  • IoT
  • Artificial Intelligence
  • Big Data
  • API
  • Cyber Security

Prizes

Schedule

feb.8th

Nomination opens

may.4th

Nomination closes

may.14th

Semi-finalists published

jun.18th

Finalists published

jun.25th

Awards Ceremony

Jury

One of the world's leading authors on the impact of technology on business and society. Author of 16 books including Wikinomics: how mass collaboration changes everything, translated into more than 25 languages. His latest book "Blockchain Revolution" is a co-author with his son, Ales Tapscott, CEO of a startup and governance expert at Bitcoin. In 2015, Don became a member of the Order of Canada. Elected the 4th most influential management thinker in the world by Thinkers50.
Guga Stocco is one of the founders of asset management Domo Invest, with a fund of more than USD 30 million for investments in Startups. Stocco was one of the creators of the online operation of Banco Original, at the invitation of the Minister of Finance, Henrique Meirelles. Banco Original became the first 100% digital bank in Latin America.
Lisa Besserman is one of Business Insider's "Top 100 Women Influential in Technology" and was named the "Innovative Business of Latin America" in 2015 by the Council of the Americas. In addition, she was recognized as a successful entrepreneur by Forbes and as an Entrepreneur of Outstanding International by the US Department of State.
Miryam Lazarte is a pioneer connecting the Canadian and Latin American innovation markets​, she co-founded the LatAm Startups, a non-profit ​corporation based in Toronto helping startups to scale.​ ​ The LatAm Startups softlanding program under LatAm Hub Toronto has brought 13 startups from Latin America to Canada in 2017, Miryam is expecting the program will bring in 2018 at least 20 startups from Latin America. Currently LatAm Startups is member of the National Angel Capital Organization of Canada (NACO).
Tony Davila has dedicated his career to creativity and innovation. Throughout his professional life, the Professor of Entrepreneurship and Accounting at the IESE Business School in Barcelona has worked with such famous brands as FC Barcelona, Boca Juniors, UNESCO and WTA, to name a few. Before IESE, he was a faculty member at the Graduate School of Business, Stanford University after receiving his doctorate from the Harvard Business School.
Entrepreneur since 17 years old as a golf coach, I started my tech life in Silicon Valley Junior year of college, Since college I have created 7 startups including my Software development company Pixan Apps. Now I am Startup director for Latam in Plug and Play.

Reasons to Participate

Startups

Make sure your business is on the right track, put it to the test. Expose your solution to the top companies in the markets and be evaluated by the best experts in the field. Add the feedback to evolve your startup solution, get in touch with whoever evaluated your case, and enable new paths.

Investors

Get in touch with dozens of Startups that have been gently rated to be among the finalists. Discover new solutions that are revolutionizing the market and increase the possibilities of your portfolio.

Companies

Have the opportunity to meet the brilliant minds behind leading startups among more than 20 countries. Discover solutions that can help your day-to-day business and participate in the technological revolution that is happening in the world.

Contact

+55 11 3525-7404 +55 11 96299-0547

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