Startup Weekend Chapala

    Friday, September 25 - 27, 2015


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  2. Schedule
  3. Judges
  4. Coaches and Mentors
  5. Sponsors
  6. Organizing Team
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Startup Weekend Chapala

Friday, September 25 - 27, 2015



Friday, September 25 - 27, 2015
Event starts at 4:30 pm

ITS Chapala
Libramiento Chapala-Ajijic #200
Chapala, Jalisco 45900

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EVENT SCHEDULE

Friday September 25th


4:30 pm
Registration
Arrive at the venue and get checked in


5:00 pm
Dinner & Networking
Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants


5:20 pm
Welcome & Speakers
Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders


5:30 pm
Pitches Start
Optionally line up to give your pitch


7:00 pm
Voting
Attendees vote for the top pitches


7:15 pm
Form Teams
Teams start forming and discussing ideas


8:00 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 September 26th


8:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee


8:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend


11:00 am
Lunch


12:00 pm
Check-In
After-lunch check-in, status reports, call for help


1:00 pm
Coach Meetings
Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!


5:30 pm
Dinner


6:30 pm
Check-In
After-dinner check-in, status reports, call for help


9:00 pm
Wrap-Up
Finished for the day. You may stay and work as late as the venue will allow

Sunday September 27th


8:00 am
Breakfast
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee


9:00 am
Check-In
Coaches arrive. Final opportunity to ask questions


11:00 am
Lunch


11:30 am
Coach Meetings
Coaches arrive… ASK QUESTIONS


1:00 pm
Presentation Prep & Tech Check
Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place


2:00 pm
Dinner


3:00 pm
Final Presentations


5:30 pm
Judging & Awards


6:30 pm
Wrap-Up


7:00 pm
Go Home!


Event Judges


Ruy Cervantes
Coordinator, Culture of Innovation at Secretaría de Innovación, Ciencia y Tecnología de Jalisco



Mak Gutierrez
Director Hackers & Founders México



Rodrigo Ramirez
CEO of GAIN Guadalajara Angel Investor Network



Coaches and Mentors


Sebastian Wiesendahl

Sebastian es un desarrollador alemán con experiencia en plataformas web e inteligencia artificial. Experto en SCALA, Python y RUST.


Claudio Cossio
R&D en Nearsoft

Trabaja en Investigación y Desarrollo (R&D) para la empresa de desarrollo de software Nearsoft. Es co-fundador de Interesante.com. Mentor de Seedcamp, uno de los fondos de inversión más destacados de Europa. Escribió el ebook Guía Startup para Emprendedores Ingeniosos con mas de 1 millón de descargas. Egresado del Instituto Tecnológico de Tijuana, hizo su Maestría en Seguridad Informática en la Universitat Politecnica de Catalunya y realizo un Diplomado en Emprendimiento en la Judge Business School de la Universidad de Cambridge. Ha trabajado para empresas como T-Systems Iberia, SUN Microsystems, AppCircus y Smartup en España.


Dario Muñoz
Chief Executive Officer - Empathya

Diseñador de Interacción con fuertes principios en usabilidad y experiencia de usuario. He creando productos web, de escritorio y dispositivos móviles desde hace poco más de 10 años. En 2009 me uní y convertí en Director Creativo Ejecutivo de Freshout y Breezi.


David Sandoval
Creative Delivery Manager - iTexico

Creative Delivery Manager y líder de iTexico Design Studio. Entrepreneur apasionado por crear experiencias digitales memorables y apoyar empresarios y emprendedores a definir su estrategia de producto. MBA en Marketing de la Universidad de La Trobe en Australia.


Victor Medina

Technical Delivery Manager en iTexico. Founder de dos startups, una de las cuales fue adquirido en 2012. Experto en desarrollo de apps móviles y Sr. Java developer


Hector Galvan Blanco
Ingeniero y asesor de negocios para startups y empresas

Aficionado al estudio de sistemas económicos para el mejoramiento de la sociedad. Socio en Burrinero y profesor de innovación en ITESO.


Event Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend Chapala team is grateful for the support of local community partners without whom this event would not be possible.
Learn how to become a sponsor here.


Signature Sponsors

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Organizing Team

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

  • Oscar
    Terrazas
  • Dulce
    Ruvalcaba
  • Martha
    Loera
  • Santiago
    Espejo
  • Karen
    Valdivia Soto
  • Mak
    Gutierrez

Facilitators


Benjamín Hernández Zetter



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