ImpacTec is a social innovation competition that seeks entrepreneurs with disruptive technology ideas to solve the problems of people in situations of social vulnerability. The ideas presented in the contest must leverage technology as a means to solve the identified problem and have the potential to impact a million people in the population base of the social pyramid.
ImpacTec is the second competition hosted in Argentina, with the support of Singularity University, the City Government and Socialab.
After a selection process of 4 months, the competition winner will receive the prize of attending GSP2014 for free at Singularity University. Socialab will accompany the development of the competition and work with the winner during different stages of the competition.
Abstract of project/idea
A video URL of the project idea
Ideation: application of ideas/projects on the platform.
1st evaluation: selection of the best 30 ideas/projects for the 1st pitch.
Co-creation: testing the 15 ideas/projects selected in the 1st pitch with potential users and experts in addition to preparation of deliverables for the 2nd assessment.
The 2nd evaluation: selection of the 6 finalists.
Demoday: introducing the finalists and the winner's choice.