Emerge Americas and iNNpulsa Colombia bring 8 companies to Miami

Wednesday, March 12, 2014
  • Selected companies will have a spot at the meeting of the most revolutionary “start-ups” (early-established companies with high growth potential) in the world, next to investors, accelerators, incubators and innovation promoting entities.
  • The application deadline is March 12, 2014.

If you are the manager or creator of an early-established business based on innovation and with high growth potential, you can be part of the contest that will bring 8 Colombian companies to the Emerge Americas event (www.emergeamericas.org), held since May 2 to May 6 in Miami (USA).

The three companies that get the highest scores will represent Colombia and classify for free registration at the Emerge Techweek contest, running up for a 50.000-dollar prize against the best technology companies in the Americas.

The other five selected companies will have the chance to attend the event in Miami and will hold a spot at “Start up Village”, where they can exhibit and make their business visible.

If you are interested in participating, keep these requirements in mind:

  • Your company must have a technological component and should be involved in one of the following sectors: health, media and entertainment, finance, education and smart cities.
  • Your company must have a market-validated product that generates revenue.
  • Your company must have a business and strategy development model that accounts for a profitable growth plan in Colombia and abroad.
  • Your company must be based in Colombia.
  • Participants must be fluent in English and be able to make English presentations. They must have a valid passport and American visa.
  • If you meet this profile and you’re interested in participating, submit your application and read the terms and conditions of the contest here.

What are you waiting for? We are more than ready to support you!


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