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La revista de TIC Americas 2014

TIC Americas 2014

Asuncion, Paraguay 

Impact

  • 4,137 registrations
  • 39 countries represented
  • 24 finalists from 16 countries
  • The outcome results from the Youth Dialogue were presented at the XLIV OAS General Assembly
  • Winners from the 1st edition of the Caribbean Innovation Challenge (CIC) participate as finalists in TIC Americas
  • Finalists of TIC Americas participated in YABT's Business Labs 
  • Three of TIC Americas winning teams participated in Global TIC in Asia

    WINNERS:

    Talent and Innovation

  • Team: Pukavy

    Country: Argentina


    Category: Economic Innovation



    Pukavy proposes an economically self-sustaining development platform, where Argentinean families can grow biotechnologically modified cassava.

  • Team: YouVo

    Country: Chile


    Category: Social Innovation



    YouVo proposes the first platform in Latin America to detect in real time bullying situations in schools.

 

    Eco-Challenge

  • Team: Greenetics

    Country: Ecuador


    Category: Eco-Challenge



    Greenetics conceives the implementation of computer labs by using recycled and obsolete equipments to provide school students a similar experience to using a computer.

  • Team: Iluméxico

    Country: Mexico


    Category: Eco-Challenge



    Iluméxico provides electrical energy to the most marginalized areas in the country by developing a solar technology for rural contexts.

  • Team: Sistema Permacultural

    Country: Guatemala


    Category: Eco-Challenge Central America



    Sistema Permacultural promotes sustainable farming of cold land Tilapia and greenhouses to grow horticultural products, such as tomato, pepper, cucumber,etc.

  • Team: Tambran by Tamara

    Country: Grenada


    Category: Eco-Challenge Caribe



    Tambran by Tamara utilizes the waste materials from companies to produce wearable, contemporary, unique, one-of-a-kind fashion accessories

 

    TIC Paraguay

  • Team: Oga Katupyry

    Country: Paraguay


    Category: TIC Paraguay



    Oga Katupyry is an app available for smartphones and Ipads that serves as a wireless controller, capable of interconnecting electronic devices at home.