Techstars Startup Weekend Sustainability - build startups focused on solutions to impact environmental sustainability Nogales

    Friday, December 6 - 8, 2019

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Techstars Startup Weekend Sustainability - build startups focused on solutions to impact environmental sustainability Nogales

Friday, December 6 - 8, 2019

Friday, December 6 - 8, 2019
Event starts at 6:30 pm

Museo de Arte de Nogales
Av. Adolfo López Mateos 120, Fundó Legal, Centro
Nogales, Sonora 84000

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A binational (US/MEX) Startup Weekend for Arizona-Sonora Sustainapreneurs, Environmentalist, Storytellers and Wannabe's

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Friday December 6th

6:30 pm
Arrive at the venue and get checked in

7:00 pm
Dinner & Networking
Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants

7:20 pm
Welcome & Speakers
Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders

7:30 pm
Pitches Start
Optionally line up to give your pitch

9:00 pm
Attendees vote for the top pitches

9:15 pm
Form Teams
Teams start forming and discussing ideas

10:00 pm
Begin Work
Start to formalize teams and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Saturday December 7th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

9:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend

12:00 pm

1:00 pm
After-lunch check-in, status reports, call for help

2:00 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!

6:30 pm

7:30 pm
After-dinner check-in, status reports, call for help

10:00 pm
Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Sunday December 8th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

10:00 am
Coaches arrive. Final opportunity to ask questions

12:00 pm

12:30 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches arrive… ASK QUESTIONS

3:00 pm
Presentation Prep & Tech Check
Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place

4:00 pm

5:00 pm
Final Presentations

7:30 pm
Judging & Awards

8:30 pm

9:00 pm
Go Home!

Coaches and Mentors

Mauricio Velazquez
Fundador y Account Manager

Fundador y Account Manager de 3i Despacho de Innovación, firma especializada en innovación en marketing, ha trabajado operando proyectos de investigación cualitativa y programas de calidad en el servicio, impactando en organizaciones como Toyota, Sports Worlds y Lexia. Sus pasiones son las lectura y el constante aprendizaje.

Michael Tucker
Founder and CEO at Tucker Strategic Marketing and Consulting

I consult, advise and coach visionary businiess leaders who seek to transform industries with innovative companies or exponential technologies. Together we co-create an emergent future.

When I'm not building or marketing brands I am working with other amazing souls as a life coach to assist them in becoming their true Self.

I also produce content for the Institute of New Thought, an online platform for personal growth and transformation.

My Backstory

I began my professional career as an Air Force officer. I served in procurement, hospitality, and human resource related career fields. In each of these roles I led, mentored and coached America’s best and brightest through some of their most difficult and life-altering challenges.

After my military commitment I became an entrepreneur and investor. I have launched or been a part of companies in marketing, software, insurance, taxes, education and training. I have traveled, spoken, worked and lived around the world. 

German Urrego
Founder / CEO at Unividoc

As an entrepreneur and purpose-driven community builder, German Urrego is out to change the way people experience the health care system in Spanish. German is a proud (DREAMER) who knows the meaning of hard work (REAL HARD WORK). He is passionate about everything (LATINO) and admires everyone that leaves everything behind in search of the (AMERICAN DREAM).

Lastly, He is one of the founders lead SEO at Moja SEO, chief executive hustler at Hustle Everyday and CEO of Unividoc... The first global Telehealth marketplace allowing Hispanics to see doctor all over the world and get a prescription if needed.

Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend Mexico is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here

  • Omar
  • Melissa
  • Stephanie
  • Robert

Event Staff

Alberto Poblete
Data Research Analyst Intern at Startup Unidos

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Sergio Astorga
Lead at Startup Unidos Youth

Lead at VozFrontera, Startup Unidos Youth, Waste Not Stories

Bonnie Acuna
Freelance Full Stack Developer

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Golda Velez
Sr Software Engineer at Postmates

Sr Software Engineer interested in human rights advocacy, advising startups, tech for good, politics, writing. Interested in chatting/writing about/collaborating on any project that makes positive systemic change.

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