Latam

29 November 2019

“We are the unexpected seeds, hustling for high impact.”

Alisée de Tonnac

20+

speakers

30+

startups

The best startups from Medellin

Seedstars World came to Medellin qualifying the best startups for the local playoff.

It was a great event and the the top startups pitched disruptive tech, inspirational discussions and networking sessions.

Startups Competing

SocialGest logo

SocialGest

Local Keeps logo

Local Keeps

Cuantis logo

Cuantis

GRUPO SABERES SAS logo

GRUPO SABERES SAS

Afinidata logo

Afinidata

Placis S.A.S. logo

Placis S.A.S.

Cobrotech Spa logo

Cobrotech Spa

Elemental School logo

Elemental School

Baubap logo

Baubap

Program

Growth Bootcamp (private event for invited startups only) - Ruta N
November 27, 2019

8:30am - 9:00am

Welcome Coffee & Registration

9:00am - 12:30pm

Growth Bootcamp Morning Session

Ruta N Sala, second floor

Theory, Pitch Practice, Acquisition Channels & Growth Introduction Content developed and led by the Seedstars Investment Team for invited startups: - Seedstars World Latam Startups - Delegation Startups

12:30pm - 1:30pm

Networking Lunch (private event)

Private networking lunch for invited startups

1:30pm - 5:00pm

Growth Bootcamp Afternoon Session

How to grow your startup: theory and practice Content developed and led by the Seedstars Investment Team for invited startups: - Seedstars World Latam Startups - Delegation Startups

5:00pm - 7:00pm

Rest & Recovery

7:00pm - 9:00pm

Welcome Cocktail (private event)

Powered by the Swiss Embassy of Colombia a Welcome Cocktail for invited startups, partners and media to kick-off a week of networking and connection building.

Investor Forum: Powered by Amazon (private event for invited investors and startups) - UPB
November 28, 2019

8:45am - 9:30am

Welcome Coffee & Registration

UPB - Aula Magna

9:30am - 9:35am

Seedstars Summit Latam Investor Forum Introduction

UPB - Aula Magna

9:35am - 9:45am

Welcome Word from Amazon

UPB - Aula Magna

9:45am - 10:42am

Panel Discussion: Investing In Latam

UPB - Aula Magna

Influential Latam investors will discuss their point of view on: "As seen by 3 investors - framework, due diligence best practices and for an ongoing relationship " They will also have time for a short Q&A from the audience.

  • Paula Arango - Ewa Capital - Principal
  • Paula Barrientos - INQLAB - Managing Partner
  • Miguel Angel Vallone - Axon Partners Group - Principal
  • Anna Raptis - Amplifica Capital - Founder

10:42am - 11:05am

Seedstars World Startup Winner Pitches

UPB - Aula Magna

1 minute pitches from the 16 startups that won local events from the Seedstars World Competition. These startups will pitch for a chance to continue to the next phase of the competition, the Global Seedstars Summit for a chance to will 500K in investment

11:05am - 11:45am

Fireside Chat: Investing in Latam - From the World's Perspective

UPB - Aula Magna

Laura and Diego will share their points of view on how entrepreneurs should structure themselves to be ready for investment in Latam. They will also have time for a short Q&A from the audience.

  • Diego Tovar - Everis - CEO
  • Laura Gaviria Halaby - SoftBank - Tech Hub Lead

11:45am - 12:15pm

Startup Pitches

UPB - Aula Magna

Delegation startups will have the opportunity to pitch for 1 minute in front of an audience of active investors

12:15pm - 1:30pm

Networking Lunch (private event for invited investors and startups)

UPB - Aula Magna

1:30pm - 4:20pm

1:1 Meetings

UPB - Bloque 9 - Rooms 515, 516, 517

Pre-scheduled 1:1 meetings between invited investors and Seedstars World Latam Startups and Delegation Startups

8:00pm - 10:00pm

VIP Dinner

Invitation-only event

Seedstars Summit Latam Main Stage (invitation only) - UPB
November 29, 2019

9:30am - 10:00am

Welcome Coffee & Registration

UPB - Bloque 9

10:00am - 12:15pm

Workshop: Powered by Hubspot - How to grow your startup

UPB - Bloque 9 - Rooms 516

Private workshop for invited startups

  • Rafael Obando - Hubspot - Business Development Manager

10:00am - 12:15pm

Workshop: Powered by Procolombia and ACI - The Investment Climate in Colombia

UPB - Bloque 9 - Rooms 517

Private workshop for invited investors and partners

  • Daniela Posada Motoya - Agencia de Cooperación e Inversión de Medellín - Profesional Senior de Relaciones Locales e Internacionales

10:00am - 12:15pm

Workshop: Powered by Seedstars - Corporate Ventures Masterclass

UPB - Bloque 9 - Rooms 515

Private workshop for Innovation Officers, Digital Transformation Officers, CEO, C-level and Corporate Executives who want to deepen their understanding on how to work with startups, implement growth & disruptive mindset within their companies and to discuss the pros & cons of Corporate Venture Capital & Acceleration.

  • Juliane Butty - Seedstars
  • Juan Castro - Mind Hack - Founder and Managing Director
  • Jitendra Kavathekar

12:15pm - 12:45pm

Open Networking

UPB - Bloque 9

Summit attendees will have the ability to schedule meetings with any summit guest through the Seedstars App

12:45pm - 2:00pm

Networking Lunch (private event)

2:00pm - 2:20pm

Kick-off of the Seedstars Summit Latam

UPB - Aula Magna

A welcome word from Seedstars

  • Juliane Butty - Seedstars

2:20pm - 2:33pm

Welcome Word from Ruta N & UPB

UPB - Aula Magna

The Seedstars World Latam Summit is powered by Ruta N, which is the top center for innovation and business in Medellin. Their mission is to create economic growth in Medellin and enhance the lives of its citizens through technology, science and innovation.

2:33pm - 2:42pm

Alumni Keynote

UPB - Aula Magna

  • Sully Siucho - RebajaTusCuentas.com - COO

2:42pm - 3:03pm

Seedstars World Startup Winner Pitches + IDB Venezuelan Innovation Challenge

UPB - Aula Magna

1 minute pitches from the 16 startups that won local events from the Seedstars World Competition. These startups will pitch for a chance to continue to the next phase of the competition, the Global Seedstars Summit for a chance to will 500K in investment

3:03pm - 3:43pm

Panel - Building a digital talent pool for growth in Latam

A discussion about the current climate of talent acquisition in Latam. How can we solve the issue of finding high-level talent, and how can we create a talent pool that is accessible across industries? More speakers TBC

  • Caya -- - Slidebean - CEO
  • Gabriela Rocha - Laboratoria - Partner & COO
  • Sebastian Cualla - [email protected] (Company not available)
  • Kassandra La Riva

3:45pm - 4:05pm

Keynote - Growth is Getting Outside of Your Comfort Zone

UPB - Aula Magna

Freddy is a 13-year-old surfer who has become the FIRST Colombian paralympic extreme sports athlete. His inspiring story is an example of what we can achieve with a bit of resilience and a big dream.

  • Freddy Marimon - Fecolsurf - Surfista

4:05pm - 4:45pm

Networking Coffee Break

UPB - Aula Magna

4:45pm - 4:53pm

Alumni Keynote

UPB - Aula Magna

  • Orlando Reyes Jiménez - Wisy Inc. - Co-founder & Chief Growth Officer

4:53pm - 5:08pm

Seedstars World Startup Winner Pitches

1 minute pitches from the 16 startups that won local events from the Seedstars World Competition. These startups will pitch for a chance to continue to the next phase of the competition, the Global Seedstars Summit for a chance to will 500K in investment

5:08pm - 5:20pm

Awards & SSW Winners Announcement

UPB - Aula Magna

- Various partner prizes will be awarded to the participation startups. - For the first time in Medellin, the Seedstars Documentary will be presented - Announcement of the Seedstars World Competition startups who will continue to the Global Seedstars Summit

5:20pm - 5:25pm

Closing and Group Picture!

UPB - Aula Magna

5:25pm - 6:55pm

Celebratory Cocktail

UPB - Medialuna de la Aula Magna

Partners

Silver Partner

Silver partner

Silver Partner

Bronze partner

Bronze partner

Bronze partner

Bronze partner

Bronze partner

Local supporter

Local supporter

Local supporter

Media partner

Media partner

Media partner

Venue

UPB: Universidad Pontificia Bolivariana: Cq. 1 #70-01, Medellín, Antioquia, Colombia