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LatAm Startups Conference 7.0 will introduce speakers from startup ecosystems in Latin America, market entry experts, and scaleups. Other speakers and attendees at the conference are the industry leaders from the Canadian startup ecosystem. This annual event aims to encourage Canada and Latin America to work together towards innovation.

LatAm Startups has been a pioneer connecting the Latin American and Canadian startup ecosystem. In 2020, more than ever, startups are exploring opportunities in new markets around the world.

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Schedule

· Stage
Opening Remarks
Hon. Mary Ng, P.C., M.P. Canada’s Minister of Small Business, Export Promotion & Int'l Trade & Rachel Bendayan, Parliamentary Secretary
· Stage
Welcoming Remarks
Welcoming Remarks by Mayor of Toronto John Tory
· Stage
Announcement: Visionary Award 2020 Winner
The Visionary Award was created as an opportunity to recognize, thank, and highlight partners supporting international startups in our local community.
· Stage
Unconference: Start Visa Program
These startups have been working to scaleup their businesses in North America. They are currently a part of the SUV program. Questions? this is your chance!
Raquel Boechat Victor Salinas Garcia Lipsio Carvalho Diego  Correa
· Networking
Networking
· Stage
Tech Ecosystems Around The World: COVID-19 Strategies Implemented to Support Entrepreneurs
Uruguay, Chile, Colombia and Mexico are presenting in this special section. How are these tech ecosystems adapting during COVID-19?
Isaac Lucatero Castañeda Sofía Del Sante Claudia Fernandez Nicolás  Rodríguez
· Stage
Closing Keynote
Rick Spence is having a conversation with Jess Joss, Angel Investor from Equation Angels. Tips startups need to know about how and when to approach an angel
Jess Joss
· Networking
Networking
· Sessions
Break Out Session 2: Canada: A Leader In The Tech Ecosystem Post-Pandemic
What's Toronto doing to support entrepreneurs under COVID-19? How Canada plans to become a leader in the tech ecosystem post-pandemic
Chris Rickett Valerie Fox
· Sessions
Break Out Session 1: Strategies To Scaleup Globally (COVID-19 edition)
How can companies scale globally during COVID-19? Sathish has successfully grown 3 digital startups with offices in Canada and abroad.
Sathish Bala
· Sessions
Break Out Session 2: Round Table For International Tech Startups: Strategies On Entering North America & Having Canada As A Point Of Entry
Is this is the right time for your company to enter North America? these experts will give you tips in how on to avoid some mistakes other startups made.
Andrew Bacchus Blayne Kumar Allan  Oziel Mark  Steffler Vanessa  Cortes
· Sessions
Break Out Session 1: Round Table: How Can Canadian Startups Expand Business Abroad In 2020-2021?
A conversation with different leaders of the Canadian ecosystem about how startups can find ways to expand business abroad.
Catherine Chan Mauricio Ospina Jonatan Morgenroth Katherine  Roos
· Networking
Networking
· Sessions
Conversation: International Programs In The Region
Enter in an individual chat with Startup Chile and Ruta N. Find out how they can help your company through their programs.
David Fernandez Nicolás  Rodríguez
· Sessions
Conversation: Canadian Mentors Helping Your Business Entering The Canadian Market
Have a startup? enter into individual conversations with these Canadian mentors and get guidance with your business.
Nick White Allan  Oziel Mark  Steffler Vanessa  Cortes
· Stage
Announcement: Best Pitch Of The Conference (Winner)
7 tech startups are competing to be the best pitch of the conference! Judges will be announcing the winner.

Speakers

Isaac Lucatero Castañeda
Isaac Lucatero Castañeda

Director Instituto de Emprendimiento Eugenio Garza Lagüera Región CDMX

Sofía Del Sante
Sofía Del Sante

Head of Innovation, Prochile Chile

David Fernandez
David Fernandez

Chief Growth Officer, Startup Chile

Sathish Bala
Sathish Bala

CEO, Bala Group

Chris Rickett
Chris Rickett

Director (A) COVID-19 Mitigation and Recovery – Business, City of Toronto

Andrew Bacchus
Andrew Bacchus

Business Developer Officer, City of Kingston

Victor Salinas Garcia
Victor Salinas Garcia

CEO, Aiontech

Raquel Boechat
Raquel Boechat

CMO, Athimos

Valerie Fox
Valerie Fox

Chief Innovation Consultant, The Pivotal Point

Nick White
Nick White

Sales Manager, Top Hat

Nicolás  Rodríguez
Nicolás Rodríguez

International Project Developer, Ruta N Colombia

Claudia Fernandez
Claudia Fernandez

Evaluation Committee and Entrepreneurship Project Follow Up, ANII Uruguay

Diego  Correa
Diego Correa

CTO, Athimos

Lipsio Carvalho
Lipsio Carvalho

CEO, Beatnik & Sons

Blayne Kumar
Blayne Kumar

CEO, Bright Immigration

Catherine Chan
Catherine Chan

CEO, FitIN

Vanessa  Cortes
Vanessa Cortes

Co-Founder, Megafone

Mark  Steffler
Mark Steffler

Manager Innovation & Partnership, Tech Place

Allan  Oziel
Allan Oziel

CEO, Oziel Law

Katherine  Roos
Katherine Roos

President, The Blueberry Group Inc.

Jonatan Morgenroth
Jonatan Morgenroth

Senior Director of Sales, TouchBistro

Mauricio Ospina
Mauricio Ospina

Area Director, USA – ICT Ministry of Economic Development

Jess Joss
Jess Joss

CEO, Equation Angels

The event is over

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LatAm Startups

LatAm Startups is a non-profit accelerator in Toronto that works exclusively with international startups.

Booths

Small Business Services (SBS) / Service aux petites entreprises (SPE)

Small Business Services (SBS) / Service aux petites entreprises (SPE)

FedDev Ontario delivers programs and services to support innovation and economic growth in southern Ontario—Canada’s most populous region.

TechPlace & Burlington Economic Development

TechPlace & Burlington Economic Development

A one stop destination for new and growing technology companies.

Oziel Law

Oziel Law

Business and Technology Lawyers

Kingston Economic Development Corporation

Kingston Economic Development Corporation

Kingston Economic Development

Bright Immigration

Bright Immigration

Canada's Business Immigration Experts

Megafone Media Corp

Megafone Media Corp

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Bala Group

Bala Group

We help entrepreneurs build profitable startups