8:00 AM Doors Open
9:00 - 9:30 Welcoming Remarks

LUIS ALBERTO MORENO, President, Inter-American Development Bank

Laura Tyson

Chair of the Board of Trustees, Blum Center for Developing Economies

9:30 - 9:45 Opening Session
Emiliano Kargieman - Argentina
Founder & CEO, Satellogic
9:45 - 10:00 Technology that rocks the world
Carlos Pereira - Brazil
Founder & CEO, Livox

Victoria Alonsoperez - Uruguay
Founder & CEO, IEETECH

Guillermo Castelli – Argentina
Founder & CEO, Quadminds
10:00 - 10:15 Networking Break
10:15 - 11:00 The World is Flatter Now, Accelerating for Development
Camila Lecaros
Managing Director, MassChallenge

Don Loeb
VP of Corporate Development, Techstars

Bedy Yang
Managing Partner, 500 Startups

Consuelo Valverde
CCo-founder & managing partner SV LATAM Fund

A conversation moderated by Douglas J. Kramer Deputy Administrator of the U.S SBA
11:00 - 11:20 The Last Frontier of Basic Services
Mariana Astrid Gonzalez - Mexico
Founder, Ilumexico

Agustin Lopez Marquez – Venezuela
Founder & CEO SQZ Biotech

Gordon Swaby - Jamaica
Founder & CEO Edufocal

Fermin Reygadas
Executive Director of Cántaro Azul
11:20 - 12:00 The Power of being global
Torsten Kolind
Open Innovation and Corporate Innovation trends in Latin America
Followed by a conversation with

Rebeca Hwang, Daniel Coppel, Andrea Grobocopatel and Gerardo Martinez
12:00 - 12:30 The Engine to Transform Latin America and the Caribbean
Ben Powell
Agora Accelerator

Ariel Arrieta
NXTPLabs

Santiago Subotovsky
Puente Labs

Conversation facilitated by Susana Garcia Robles

12:30 - 2:00 Lunch Break
2:00 - 2:20 A Different Kind of Story Telling Nathalie Molina Niño - Self Made and founder of Human Collective
Followed by Q&A with Tania Zapata - Bunny Inc.
2:20 - 3:15 When Entrepreneurship Meets Policy

A conversation with Luis Alberto Moreno, President IDB and

Victor Hwang

Vice President of Entrepreneurship, Kauffman Foundation


Rocio Fonseca,
Executive Director, Startup Chile

Adriana Tortajada
General Manager of Entrepreneurship Programs, INADEM

Mariano Mayer
Secretary of Entrepreneurs and Small Business Enterprises, Argentina

Jay Nath
Chief Innovation Officer, City of San Francisco
3:15 - 3:30 Closing Remarks
Maria Contreras- Sweet
U.S. SBA Administrator
 
 

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