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The Event


The Inter-American Development Bank and the Blum Centers at UC Berkeley and UCLA are excited to host Demand Solutions: Ideas for Improving Quality of Life, a one-day event where some of the most creative minds in the world come together to discuss and share innovative solutions that address development issues in Latin America and the Caribbean. Attendees will have the opportunity to hear from and meet the innovators as well as interact with some of the solutions being presented.

The event is also an opportunity to network with entrepreneurs, development professionals, and other like-minded individuals.

The day’s journey will end with an exciting Venture Night where some of the most innovative and disruptive startups established by young entrepreneurs from Latin America and the Caribbean will pitch their ideas to receive feedback and support.


December 2, 2014

Who should attend

University students, entrepreneurs and other professionals in the fields of technology, design, marketing and communications, entertainment, venture capitalism, infrastructure, government, non-profit, media and academia.

Space is limited. Register now.


Enrique V. Iglesias Conference Center
Inter-American Development Bank
1330 New York Ave., NW
Washington, DC 20577 USA

Accommodation and Travel

Attendees are responsible for making their own hotel and travel arrangements.


The event is free. All must register prior to the event as space is limited.

Please be mindful of others and do not register unless you absolutely plan to attend.


Members of the media who wish to attend must register here.


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