Maria Emilia Calle Luzuriaga

Message from Campus Director


"Let's play with our ideas: let's change the world! A team of you will be representing all of us at the upcoming Hult Prize Regional Finals happening on March 2018. This is our chance to show the world that our mission is to build a better society. See you in the on campus finals!"


Maria Emilia Calle Luzuriaga
maria.calle@yachaytech.edu.ec

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The 2018 Challenge

Harnessing the power of energy to transform the lives of 10 million people

HOW WILL YOU CHANGE THE WORLD WITH US $1 MILLION?

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EVENT DETAIL

Talking about Hult Prize

Time: 7:20 PM
Date: Tuesday, October 17, 2017
Venue:
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Meeting the organizing committee and solving doubts

Building up your ideas: LEAN CANVAS business model workshop

Time: 7:00 PM
Date: Monday, October 23, 2017
Venue:
Location: N/A
Additional Info: Workshop about designing business models directed by Jorge Serrano, Ph.D. with the colaboration of our campus director (ex Hult Prize Regional Finalist)

Second Edition of Hult Prize at Yachay Tech: Harnessing the Power of Energy

Time: 11:00 PM
Date: Friday, December 8, 2017
Venue:
Location: N/A
Additional Info: On campus Hult Prize finals.

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

184 teams registered

5

Sukkur IBA University

181 teams registered

Judges

Jorge Gómez Paredes
Jorge Gómez Paredes
Ph.D.
Jorge Gómez-Paredes is an Environmental Engineer with a M.S. and Ph.D. in Energy Sciences from the Department of Socio-Environmental Sciences of the University of Kyoto, Japan. He also posseses a post graduate diploma in project management by the Universitat de Valencia-Spain and teaches "Sustainability Sciences" in Yachay Tech University
Roberto Carlos Moya
Roberto Carlos Moya
M.S.
Roberto is a current Ph.D. candidate at the Universitat Politécnica de Valencia, in the program of Design, Manufacturing and Industrial Projects Management. He earned his Master of Science at the Universidad de Barcelona in Innovation and Design in the Tourism Market. He received his title of Industrial Designer at the Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador. Currently he is the Director of the Innovation and Entrepreneurship department of Yachay EP.
Juan Pablo Espinosa
Juan Pablo Espinosa
M.S.
His environment is characterized by innovative ecosystems, urbanism, laws and colaborative economy. He did his master in Strategic Direction and Innovation Management (Universidades Carlos III de Madrid, Autónoma de Barcelona y Alicante); Urban Strategic Planification Specialist (CIDEU, España); Lawyer (Pontificia Universidad Católica del Ecuador) with major on Procedural law (Universidad Andina Simón Bolívar) and accredited mediator. Moderator for OUISHARE Ecuador. Manager of Industrial and Productive Development department of Yachay EP.
Magali Ramos
Magali Ramos
M.S.
Policy Advisor for Ecuatorian National Secretary of Education, Science and Technology SENESCYT
Pablo Báez
Pablo Báez
MJR in Mechatronics
Innovation manager, Entrepreneurship and Innovation Consultant. Civil and Mechatronics Engineer. Founder SIICEQ - Engineering and construction. Co-Founder of Zidko - Communications networks IoT, The Things Network – Ibarra. Coach - Mentor of technological projects at Yachay E.P.
Douglas Recalde
Douglas Recalde
M.S.
Zonal coordinator of the Ministry of productivity and industries of Ecuador

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