MONTEVIDEO

27 Aug 2019

Event description

Seedstars World is coming to Montevideo!




In an event sponsored by BBVA, Seedstars will select the 20 best startups from Montevideo will be invited for a training delivered by our own Seedstars team as well as local & regional mentors!


After working closely with the entrepreneurs, we will invite the top 5 to take part in jury interviews with top investors and compete to be crowned the most promising seed-stage startup of Seedstars Montevideo 2019. All the startups who will be selected to the local jury panel will also be rewarded with one free month of our brand new Investment Readiness Program.


The winning startup of Montevideo will join the Regional Summit, where it will have the opportunity to be selected to join the 3 months Growth Program Online and the Global Seedstars Summit - with the chance to win up to USD500.000 in equity investment. Seedstars is a catalytic platform for high growth emerging market startups.




Criteria:


1) Have a Minimum Viable Product (MVP)


2) Have a maximum of USD 500,000 of funding to date




You can look forward to an event filled with disruptive tech, inspirational discussions, networking sessions and world class mentoring on critical issues often encountered in the ecosystem!




Apply Now! And get the opportunity to represent your country and win a free trial to our investment readiness program!

Attendee Registration

Program

4:30 PM - 4:45 PM

Welcome & Registration

Room D13

4:45 PM - 4:55 PM

Welcome Word & Ice Break

Room D13

4:55 PM - 5:40 PM

22 Tips of Investment

Room D13

5:40 PM - 5:50 PM

Short Break

5:50 PM - 6:35 PM

Art of Pitching

Room D13

6:35 PM - 7:35 PM

Group Mentoring

TBD

7:35 PM - 8:05 PM

Networking Coffee / Deliberation

8:05 PM - 8:15 PM

Finalist Annoucement & Closing

Room D13

9:00 AM - 9:30 AM

Welcome & Registration

Auditorio

9:30 AM - 9:55 AM

Interview: Finalist 1

Auditorio

9:55 AM - 10:20 AM

Interview: Finalist 2

Auditorio

10:20 AM - 10:45 AM

Interview: Finalist 3

Auditorio

10:45 AM - 11:10 AM

Interview: Finalist 4

Auditorio

11:10 AM - 11:35 AM

Interview: Finalist 5

Auditorio

4:00 PM - 4:45 PM

Welcome & Registration

4:45 PM - 4:55 PM

Seedstars World Begins

Room D13

The first portion of the event will be Seedstars World, where the best tech startups of Uruguay have been scouted to pitch on the main stage.

4:55 PM - 5:00 PM

Welcome Word from ORT

Room D13

A welcome word from our venue partner, Centro de Innovación y Emprendimientos ORT

Speaker

Enrique Topolansky - ORT - Director del CIE

5:00 PM - 5:05 PM

SSW Startup Pitch 1

Room D13

1-minute pitch from Seedstars selected startup

5:05 PM - 5:10 PM

SSW Startup Pitch 2

Room D13

1-minute pitch from Seedstars selected startup

5:10 PM - 5:15 PM

SSW Startup Pitch 3

Room D13

1-minute pitch from Seedstars selected startup

5:15 PM - 5:20 PM

SSW Startup Pitch 4

Room D13

1-minute pitch from Seedstars selected startup

5:20 PM - 5:25 PM

SSW Startup Pitch 4

Room D13

1-minute pitch from Seedstars selected startup

5:25 PM - 5:35 PM

Seedstars World Uruguay Winner Announcement

Room D13

5:35 PM - 5:40 PM

BBVA Open Talent Introduction

Room D13

The second portion of the event will be BBVA Open Talent in Argentina, a competition scouting the most innovative and promising early-stage startups in the financial sector.

5:40 PM - 5:55 PM

BBVA Open Talent Uruguay Winner Announcement

Room D13

Coverage of BBVA Open Talent Uruguay and the Winner Announcement

Speaker

Franco Cinquegrana Rodriguez - BBVA - Responsable Desarrollo Comercial

5:55 PM - 6:25 PM

Fintech Keynote Speaker - Fintech in the Future

Room D13

Speech and Q&A

Speaker

Milton Rodríguez - MiFinanzas - CEO

6:25 PM - 6:35 PM

Closing and Group Selfie!

Room D13

6:35 PM - 7:35 PM

Networking Cocktail for All!

Room D13

Partners

ORT
BBVA Open Innovation

Speakers

Milton Rodríguez

Milton Rodríguez

CEO
MiFinanzas
Franco Rodriguez

Franco Rodriguez

Desarrollo Comercial
BBVA
Enrique Topolansky

Enrique Topolansky

Director del CIE
ORT

Jury

Enrique Topolansky

Enrique Topolansky

Director del CIE
ORT
Sylvia Chebi

Sylvia Chebi

Cofounder and CEO
ThalesLab
Juliane Butty

Juliane Butty

Regional Manager Latin America & Caribbean
Seedstars

Mentors

Elizabeth Jones

Elizabeth Jones

LATAM Regional Summit Manager
Seedstars
Juliane Butty

Juliane Butty

Regional Manager Latin America & Caribbean
Seedstars
Joaquin Morixe

Joaquin Morixe

Managing Director
Endeavor Uruguay
Rodrigo Tumaián

Rodrigo Tumaián

CEO
Qualia
Enrique Topolansky

Enrique Topolansky

Director del CIE
ORT

Venue

The event will take place at Centro de Innovación y Emprendimientos ORT, Sala de Seminarios D13.

Cuareim 1447, 11100 Montevideo