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:
Economic Innovation – Latin America.
Economic Innovation – Caribbean
Social Innovation – Latin America
Social Innovation – Caribbean
Cultural Entrepreneurship of the Americas
Eva – Servicio do Agua
Life Out of Plastic LOOP
Eco-Challenge Central America
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.