Jair Ziranda

Message from Campus Director


"Doing business as usual it is not a viable option for the planet's future. The new wave of social entrepreneurs has DNA to solve the biggest issues of humanity in a sustainable way. The Universitiy of the Nation, UNAM, has the potential to be top on this change."


Jair Ziranda
jair@socialab.com

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Charla informativa e Integración de Equipos

Time: 9:30 AM
Date: Saturday, October 14, 2017
Venue: Centro de Ingeniería Avanzad Ciudad Universitaria UNAM
Location: https://goo.gl/maps/wFNKSirLdQ82
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Additional Info: No olvides registrarte en: goo.gl/h3hKxU Recuerda, no necesitas un equipo para participar. Agenda del dia: 10:30 Bienvenida y preguntas sobre el concurso 11 00 Taller.

Primer Taller e Integración de Equipos

Time: 8:30 AM
Date: Saturday, October 21, 2017
Venue: Centro de Ingeniería Avanzad Ciudad Universitaria UNAM
Location: https://goo.gl/maps/wFNKSirLdQ82
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Additional Info: ¿No tienes ni idea de por donde comenzar con tu proyecto? Uno de los equipos ganadores del Hult Prize en la UNAM de la edición 2016 te pasan algunos tips que les ayudaron a avanzar con su proyecto de emprendimiento. Agenda: 10:30 - 11:00: Recepcion, preguntas y respuestas sobre el concurso interno 11:00 - 13:00: Taller Contenido: 1.- Aprendizajes de la competencia internacional. 2.- Repentina de diseño 3.- Panel de preguntas y respuestas. Identifica los problemas del usuario y obtendrás herramientas para diseñar una solución.

Tracción

Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday, October 28, 2017
Venue: Ciudad Universitaria
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Obtén tracción para tu emprendimiento.

Design Basics: Potencia tu emprendimiento con Diseño

Time: 10:00 AM
Date: Saturday, November 4, 2017
Venue: Ciudad Universitaria
Location: N/A

No cuentes tu proyecto, cuenta una historia: Storytelling

Time: 10:00 AM
Date: Saturday, November 11, 2017
Venue:
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Emprendimiento Social Universitario

Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Monday, November 13, 2017
Venue: CCU Tlatelolco
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Jessica Asai - Directora Incubación InnovaUNAM Social. Mario Najera - Director del Laboratorio Social Jair Ziranda - Director Startups Socialab México

Hult Prize Meetup CDMX

Time: 6:00 PM
Date: Wednesday, December 6, 2017
Venue:
Location: N/A
Additional Info: https://meet-up-hult-prize-cdmx.boletia.com/

Pitch Final

Time: 9:00 AM
Date: Saturday, December 9, 2017
Venue: Torre UNAM Tlatelolco.
Location: https://goo.gl/maps/K2J5Gj7ioVK2
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Additional Info: Conoce al finalista regional de la Máxima Casa de Estudios.

HULT PRIZE AT BILLBOARD

1

Helwan University

319 teams registered

2

Minya University

282 teams registered

3

American International University-Bangladesh(AIUB)

238 teams registered

4

National University of Sciences and Technology

183 teams registered

5

Sukkur IBA University

181 teams registered

Judges

Elina Corona
Elina Corona
Executive Director ImpactaMX
Executive Director of ImpactaMX, a platform that through data analysis intensifies the interactions of the actors of the High Impact Ecosystem in Mexico, facilitating the linking, support and promotion of the same. Elina is an expert in innovation and entrepreneurship. He has developed professionally in the government sector collaborating in the design and execution of public policies for the promotion and design of alternative financing schemes for innovation, international cooperation, linking scientific and technological development and the market, among others.
Jessica Asai
Jessica Asai
Social Incubator UNAM Director
she studied at the Faculty of Psychology of the National Autonomous University of Mexico, where she graduated with honors and as a representative of that faculty before the University Council. He graduated from the Official Master of European Postgraduate in Research in Social Psychology at the Autonomous University of Barcelona. She was a Scholar of the Group of Social Studies in Science and Technology of the Department of Social Psychology, GESCIT, in the project "Science, Technology and attention to dependence: the transformation of care in the knowledge society", of that same university. Founding member, General Secretary and member of the Research College of the Tzikbal Cooperative. Project Leader for the Coordination of Entrepreneurship of the Management of Incubators and Technological Parks of the Coordination of Innovation and Development, UNAM, where she has prepared the research and documentation of the InnovaUNAM Entrepreneurship Model, of which she is the main author. He designs and teaches the activities of the Innovation Laboratories and has trained in entrepreneurship training at Babson College Massachusetts and the State University of New Mexico (NMEU), participated in the Entrepreneurial Development Symposium of the Chogoku and Shikoku regions, Prefecture of Hiroshima, Japan as representative of the UNAM. Academic Coordinator of the Diploma of Social Innovation DIS, design and instruction of the Diploma of Design Business Projects. Responsible for the design and coordination of the InnovaUNAM Social project, Incubator of Social Innovation Projects of the UNAM and the Social Innovation Diploma.
Luis Aguirre
Luis Aguirre
President & CEO @GreenMomentum & @CleantechMX.
Expert in clean technology and telecommunications, as well as in the area of business development and emerging markets. He has several patents and international publications in scientific and business journals specialized in telecommunications, clean technology and entrepreneurship. In 2012 he was recognized by the administration of President Barak Obama of the United States as "Champion of Change", being the first Mexican to receive this distinction for promoting social, technological and environmental change in Latin America. Dr. Aguirre-Torres is a computer engineer from the National Autonomous University of Mexico and holds master's degrees in computer science and a doctorate in electronic engineering and telecommunications from the University of London.
Ana Karina Cuencas Gallegos
Ana Karina Cuencas Gallegos
Renewable Energies Institute UNAM
Ana Karina Cuentas obtains her position as Principal Investigator A at the Institute of Renewable Energies. He has made research stays at the University of Nantes, France. It belongs to the National System of Researchers, level I. It has more than 30 international publications. In addition, it has more than 400 citations of his published work. In 2015 she received the recognition "Sor Juana Ines de la Cruz" for her academic career. He has directed Bachelor, Master and Doctorate theses. He is an elected member of the Internal Council of the Institute of Energías Renovables-UNAM, Representative of the Field of Knowledge of Energy within the Academic Committee of the Master's Program and Doctorate in Engineering of the UNAM.
Antonio Del Valle
Antonio Del Valle
Startra CEO
Graduate of the Administration by the University Autonomous University of Mexico (UNAM). He has specialized in the financial area in securities, derivatives and private capital. He is currently CEO of Startra, Startup Ratings, an organization dedicated to promoting the success of startups in Mexico through the research and development of models financial institutions that build future probabilistic models through the integration of algorithms and artificial intelligence. He has been Director of Business Development and Finance in a High Impact incubator and in an investment fund for high impact ventures. It has wide experience in investment projects and business valuation, as well as in creation and startups development Has structured and created an investment fund for companies in the seed stage for 45 million pesos and has been advisor and financial planner of a second fund in the sports industry for 125 million pesos. In two years, it has managed to obtain financing for about 7 million dollars to Support more than 50 newly created companies. Results-oriented, with a vision for the creation of new high-impact companies and to its commercial scaling. Entrepreneur and intrapreneur, in constant search for the development of new businesses.
Alan Rojas
Alan Rojas
CEO Yelmo Colectivo
Autor de los libros: “Diario de un Anónimo” (2008), “Ciudad Rap” (2010) y “En tiempos de guerra, Dios es caprichoso” (2011). Pasante en Filosofía (FFyL UNAM). Integrante del grupo musical Magnolia Ridaz (RAPEM). Militó en los colectivos 4EK Crew (2003) y M.A.L (2005). Es fundador y Director del Yelmo Colectivo; cofundador de Ecos Suicidas producciones y E. S. Ediciones. Colabora desde el 2008 en proyectos sociales con Cauce Ciudadano A. C.; fue beneficiario en el 2009 por el programa Avancemos (Ashoka México). Y mantiene, desde el 2010, su afiliación y compromiso con la “Escuela Latinoamericana para la Actoría Social Juvenil". Actualmente es profesor comunitario de Matemáticas en el Yelmo Colectivo, y Socio Mayoritario de Eco-Yelmo (Empresa dedicada a la compra y venta de desperdicios industriales).
Carlos Rubio González
Carlos Rubio González
CIDESI-CONACYT
Dr. Rubio is director of the Energy Division of the Center for Industrial Engineering and Development (CIDESI) in Querétaro, a branch of CONACYT. He received his doctorate from the University of Notre Dame, Notre Dame, IN, United States in Mechanical Engineering in 2000. He has directed several research and technological development projects. The areas of interest are: mechanics of composite materials, laser surface treatment, design of equipment for special purposes and applications of carbon nanostructures to improve the properties of composite materials. The results of the research are included in 52 international publications in indexed journals, 3 book chapters, 67 participation in congresses and 9 patents. According to Google Scholar, Dr. Rubio's quotes are 1172 and the h index is 18. In 2006 he received the National Research Prize (in Engineering and Technology) by the Mexican Academy of Sciences. He is a member of the National System of Researchers (SNI level II). He is a member of the Mexican Academy of Sciences and belongs to the Academy of Engineering. He was awarded by the Who's Who in Science and Engeering in 2006. He has been a visiting professor at the University of Science and Technology in Lille, France; Polytechnic University of Madrid, Spain and Institute of Physics of Rosario Argentina.

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.

Osvaldo Vargas

Osvaldo Vargas

Operations Coordinator

Montse Plata

Montse Plata

Ambassador

Javier Arreola

Javier Arreola

Advisor

César Cornejo

César Cornejo

Advisor

Eric Ortega

Eric Ortega

Ambassador

Maurico Morales

Maurico Morales

Logistics Coordinator

Raul Camarillo

Raul Camarillo

Ambassador

Valeria Cañas

Valeria Cañas

Marketing Coordinator

David Mejia

David Mejia

Ambassador

Armando Palestino

Armando Palestino

Teams Coordinator

Carlos Calieca

Carlos Calieca

Advisor

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