Meet the 2015 TIC Americas winners

TIC Americas is an international entrepreneurship competition and a business accelerator program for startups and SMEs led by the Young Americas Business Trust.

32 teams from 17 countries of Latin America and the Caribbean were selected from a pool of 2.734 and participated in the finals of TIC Americas 2015. Get to know their profiles here, and the TIC Americas 2015 Official Magazine here.

The finalists’ projects were developed as a response to the themes discussed during the VII Summit of the Americas. They were divided into four categories: Economic Innovation, Social Innovation, Cultural Entrepreneurship of the Americas and Eco-Challenge.

The following are the 12 teams that won awards in TIC Americas 2015:

TeachLr

Economic Innovation – Latin America.

Venezuela

Agrocentral

Economic Innovation – Caribbean

Jamaica

 

PlataformaSaude

Social Innovation – Latin America

Brazil

 

Medregis

Social Innovation – Caribbean

Barbados

 

Mayan Pitz

Cultural Entrepreneurship of the Americas

Guatemala

 

Eva – Servicio do Agua

Eco-Challenge

Brazil 

 

Cocumo

Eco-Challenge

Venezuela

 

Life Out of Plastic LOOP

Eco-Challenge

Peru 

 

AllGreenUp

Eco-Challenge

Chile

 

Eco-Vida

Eco-Challenge Central America

Nicaragua

 

Water Pacific

Eco-Challenge Colombia

Colombia

 

Kapokara

Audiencefavorite

Ecuador

 

The 10th Edition of TIC Americas was possible thanks to the support of our partners, sponsors, experts, judges, staff, volunteers and youth of the hemisphere. YABT acknowledges and highlights the efforts of the government of Panama, the Organization of American States, the World Bank Group, Pepsico Beverages Latin America, Central American Bottling Corporation –CBC–, Postobon S.A. and DELL.