Congratulations to Teams UBUN and TALENT INCUBATOR that are going to represent us at one of the regionals. Both teams won the Tec de Monterrey national at INC Mty, after ending finalists in our Campus. We are proud of their incredible work!

Congratulations to Teams UBUN and TALENT INCUBATOR that are going to represent us at one of the regionals. Both teams won the Tec de Monterrey national at INC Mty, after ending finalists in our Campus. We are proud of their incredible work!
Karen Michelle Zapata Herrera

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"Many little people, in little places, doing little things, can change the world. (Eduardo Galeano) YOU have the potential to change the world, and we want you to represent us at the New York Final. We know you have the talent, you just have to try."


Karen Michelle Zapata Herrera
hultprizeteczonaoccidente@gmail.com

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Conference: Migration and Refugees, Opportunities and Challenges

Time: 3:00 PM
Date: Friday, November 4, 2016
Venue: Auditorio 1 Centro de Congresos
Location: N/A
Additional Info: The conference is going to be by Mónica Salmón: Regional Coordinator for Asylum Access Latin America. She also was Director for FM4 Paso Libre, the most important House for Migrants in Guadalajara, Jalisco.

Workshop

Time: 10:00 AM
Date: Saturday, November 5, 2016
Venue: Parque de Emprendimiento Innovador
Location: N/A
Additional Info: We are going to review the problem, the business model, social imapct and pitching techniques

Hult Prize @ Tecnológico de Monterrey Zona Occidente

Time: 11:00 AM
Date: Saturday, November 12, 2016
Venue: Centro de Congresos
Location: N/A

Hult Prize @ Tecnológico de Monterrey National Final

Time: 7:00 PM
Date: Sunday, December 18, 2016
Venue: INC Mty
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Our two finalists from Zona Occidente are going to compete with more teams from the other Campuses of Tec de Monterrey to select just 3 teams as winners and having the chance to go to one of the regionals.

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Lagos State University

215 teams registered

2

Government Degree College,Porumamilla

200 teams registered

3

Bangladesh University of Engineering and Technology

181 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

133 teams registered

5

Cairo University

108 teams registered

Judges

Ligia Alvarenga
Ligia Alvarenga
OXFAM Mexico Deputy Executive Director
Currently Deputy Executive Director for Oxfam Mexico, Ligia has worked for over 20 years in the development area in Central and South America as well as Africa; more deeply in poverty and inequality conditions. She has been also working in CEPAL, TechnoServe and CARE in humanitarian crisis.
Luis Sámano
Luis Sámano
Proyecto Habesha Co-founder
Co founder of Proyecto Habesha, International humanitarian initiative willing to bring Syrian students to Mexico to conclude with their studies. Academic Coordinator in ILCE: Latin American Institute for Education Communication, professor in INACIPE and Universidad Panamericana.
Perseo Quiroz
Perseo Quiroz
Amnesty International Mexico Executive Director
Executive Director of Amnesty International Mexico since 2013 and Masters Degree in Human Rights by the University of Notre Dame. He has also worked as the Sub Coordinator for the Defender in Sin Fronteras and has been consultor in security and human rights.
Gemma Santana
Gemma Santana
Transfo Co-founder and Director
Cofounder of Transfo, a social enterprise dedicated to the creation of social enterprises with an innovative model. She has worked as Enactus Mexico and Latin America Director and recently helped with the organization of the Global Social Business Summit 2014. Nominated for the National Youth Prize 2011 in the social compromise category.
Yuvia López
Yuvia López
PROTRASH Co-founder
Graduate from Media and Communication is Cofounder of PROTRAH, a social startup that exchanges recyclable materials for basic necessities in marginalized communities being the first mexican team who has been in the Finals of Hult Prize. She has also worked as community manager for the newspaper Mural of Grupo Reforma.
Daniel Pandza
Daniel Pandza
The PassionBusinness Project Founder
Daniel launched projects such as Paradygnamics Mexico (2008), and The InnovationGaps Project (2011) with the objective to integrate the key disciplines that are related to the field of innovation into a systematic and effective innovation process. He is also the TEDx Zapopan Director.
Jano Rehak
Jano Rehak
Professor and Researcher at Tecnológico de Monterrey Campus Querétaro
As researcher in the SMEs and entrepreneurial inclusivity policies, Jano is part of the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor (GEM) National research team member at Slovak Republic, and worked as the OZ FIYO Chairman for 9 years where they promote education and development of young people.
Rickard Briggs
Rickard Briggs
Affordable Medical Services Founder
Affordable Medical Services is an international corporation focused on promoting the highest level of quality healthcare to patients at an affordable cost in a global environment. Also founder of Globale Medicum and Eightfold Leadership. With over 20 years improving the medical assistance as well as lives around US.
Michael McGuire
Michael McGuire
Foreign Service Officer at US Department of State
As Vice Consul of the US in Mexico, Michael also has worked on Peace Corps for 7 years, being the Director of operations in Mexico, Honduras, Guatemala, and Panama, being recognized as The Director's Distinguished Service Award in 2011 for the implementation of Support and Security Initiative in Central America.
Monica López
Monica López
PROTRASH Co-founder
Undergraduate from the Architecture Major program at Tec de Monterrey; right now she is a Co-founder of PROTRASH, a social startup that exchanges recyclable materials for basic necessities in urban crowded spaces. PROTRASH is the first Mexican team being a Hult Prize World finalist. She has also work at CCU (Centro Cultural Universitario) which is an urban project of the Zapopan Government.
Valeria Sánchez
Valeria Sánchez
PROTRASH Co-founder
Graduate from Architecture and co-founder of PROTRASH a social startup that exchanges recyclable material for basic necessities in urban crowded areas throughout Mexico. Part of the first Mexican team to be in the world finals of Hult Prize.
César Rodríguez
César Rodríguez
FM4 Legal Team Member
With experience in Human Rights after coolaborating in the Human Rights Comission of the state of Jalisco, part of the Legal team in FM4 (the most important House for Migrants in Guadalajara). César has also studies on International Law for Refugees by ACNUR as well as a Refugees Rights Course.

Organizing Committee

In a few short years, the Hult Prize has become one of the most prestigious student competitions in existence today, offering teams unparalleled opportunities and resources. With the goal of educating and engaging students at its core, this truly international prize has created a platform to support the launch of social enterprises that are tackling seemingly intractable global challenges.

Diane Martínez

Diane Martínez

Teams Mentor

Guillermo Peralta

Guillermo Peralta

Judges Coordinator

Valeria Jimenez

Valeria Jimenez

Logistics Coordinator

Adriana Chiñas

Adriana Chiñas

Image and Communication Coordinator

Esmeralda Martínez

Esmeralda Martínez

Sponsors Coordinator

Abel Hernández

Abel Hernández

Logistics Coordinator

Enrique Cervantes

Enrique Cervantes

Public Relations Coordinator

Andrea Herrera

Andrea Herrera

Sponsors Coordinator

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TEC DE MONTERREY ZONA OCCIDENTE REGISTRATION FORM

Team member 1* Captain
Team member 2*
Team member 3*
Team member 4 (optional)
About your team
* Your team requires at least 3 members and no more than 4, and must be comprised of current students, with the option of one alumni member.