EPIC Entrepreneurship & Innovation Bootcamp 

Enroll in the epic Entrepreneurship & innovation Bootcamp this Summer 2018

June 4th - June 16th

You will get the amazing experience of learning an innovative entrepreneurship methodology directly from Dip Patel, Entrepreneur in residence from The Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship, exploring the entrepreneurial ecosystem, and teaming up with students from different universities.

You will also interact with industry experts, mentors, entrepreneurs, and venture capitalists. 

What will you get from this program? 

Instructor

Dip Patel 

Instructor & Entrepreneur in Residence at
The Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship

Prizes

One team will be invited to visit The Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship, meet Bill Aulet , meet entrepreneurs, and attend the Delta V Demo Day (6-9 september) 
 

Teams will also be eligible to win: 

  • Free coworking space, sponsored by BBVA 

  • Tickets to a Startup Weekend, sponsored by BBVA

  • 20 hours of mentoring & consulting, sponsored by NUMA

  • Incubation program, sponsored by Angel Ventures 

Special Guests & Speakers

Bill Aulet
Managing Director
The Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship
Antonio Osio 
Managing Partner
Capital Invent
Adolfo Babatz
Co-Founder & CEO
Clip
Brian Wong
Founder & CEO 
Kiip
Daniela Ruiz Massieu
Co-Director
EPIC Lab ITAM
Mara Martínez Uribe
MIT Delta V Alumni 
OPI Analytics
Fabian Aguilar
Associate
Angel Ventures
Carlos Lopez-Moctezuma
Head of Innovation
BBVA
Luis Arnal
CEO
Insitium
Ernesto Mier
Founder
Legalix
Maria Constanza Riveros
CEO
NUMA
Kit Hickey
Entrepreneur in Residence and Lecturer at MIT Sloan, Co-Founder of Ministry of Supply
Fernanda Sottil
MIT Delta V alumni & Operations and Logistics Manager at UberEATS
Alejandra Barroeta
Managing Director
Distrito Emprendedor
Nora Tejeda Hernández
Service Design Consultant 
BBVA Bancomer
Othon Canales
Innovation Consultant
INDICA  
Raphael Menu
CEO
Carengo
Simon Rosen
Founder
Exponential Innovation
Marcela Zetina Manrique
Head of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
BBVA Bancomer
Victor M. González
UX/CX
ITAM
Oscar Kaufmann
CEO
Streamics Lab
Andre Possani
Director of Mechatronics Engineering
ITAM
Rolando Bernal
Project Consultant
UNAM
Carlos Zozaya
Director
Grupo BAL
Natividad Robles
Senior Demand Planner
Heartland Food 
Claudia González
Innovation & Entrepreneurship Professor 
ITAM
Ángel Sánchez
Founder
INDICA
 

Mentors & Facilitators

Karen Trejo
CSO
TradeTrack & ITAM
Nomara Parra
Manager
Cuantrix - Fundación Televisa
Juan Fernando Calderón
Consultant​
Erick Lankisch
Business Developer 
Siclo
Susana Espinosa
Analyst
Angel Ventures
Maite Diez-Cañedo
Co-Founder 
VIA Ventures
Emy Bernard
Investment Profesional
ALLVP
Andres Ocejo Del Villar
MIT Delta V Alumni 
Entrepreneur
Fernando Gomez Arriola
NexU
Founder & CEO
David Yao
Advisor
Siglo
Mariana Rojas
Director of Operations
EPIC Lab ITAM
Pablo Lascurain
Founder
Intrinno, 4Founders, StartUp Grind Latam
Roberto Coste
MIT Delta V alumni 
Co-Founder de Shipit
 
Santiago Mayoral
Corporate Finance VP 
Hoteles City Express
 

When?

  • Monday, June 4th – Saturday, June 16th
     

  • Demo Day:  Monday, June 18th. Teams will have the opportunity to pitch to venture capitalists and entrepreneurs.
     

  • Schedule: 9:00 am- 6:00 pm and some time to do market research on weekends. 

Where?

  • ITAM Rio Hondo Campus with the exception of 2 or 3 days in which sessions will be held at several co-working spaces and innovation centers.

Who?

  • 60 undergraduate and graduate students interested in getting involved in the entrepreneurial ecosystem and enthusiastic to develop their skills and knowledge in entrepreneurship.

Investment

  • $5,500 MXN 

  • (Cost includes 2-week session, 3 field trips, networking cocktail, and Disciplined Entrepreneurship text book) The cost does not include lunch, breakfast nor dinner

  • Before April 1st there is a discount of $500 MXN

  • The bootcamp is offered to ITAM students and alumni. In addition, other specific universities have been invited to participate. If you are not an ITAM student or alumni and wish to participate but have not received an invitation, please send an email to epiclab@itam.mx

  • To make the payment: http://finanzas.itam.mx/pagostdc/bootcamp_epic_lab.asp  

  • Please email your receipt to epiclab@itam.mx​

Eligibility

 Minimum requirements are:

  • Fluency in English

  • Be currently enrolled in an academic program at ITAM (and  invited universities) or being an ITAM Graduate (max 2014)

  • Be interested in Entrepreneurship and in developing a high impact project.

  • Be able to work in a new multidisciplinary and multi-college team

  • Full time availability during the entire program

  • We strongly encourage students to form new teams and to develop new ideas. However, if you already have a team or have a specific idea you wish to develop, please send an email to epiclab@itam.mx. An interview will be scheduled and a Committee will decide on a case by case basis.

General Structure

  • Teams of 4 to 5 students will be formed. Each team must be comprised by at least 3 different Universities and/or academic programs.

  • The academic program is based on Bill Aulet’s Disciplined Entrepreneurship methodology.

  • The methodology will be taught by Dip Patel, Entrepreneur in Residence at the Martin Trust Center for MIT Entrepreneurship

  • The objective is to prepare students to elaborate a feasibility study (product/service, market, financials, and technical), an MVP and a well-structured pitch.

  • Each team will be assigned one or two mentors. Teams will meet with mentors at least three times during the program.

  • ITAM’s Delta V alumni will be invited to participate as mentors and/or keynote speakers.

  • A Demo Day will be held in front of investors, entrepreneurs, and members of the Advisory Board. 

  • Language of instruction: English and Spanish. 

Learn More 

Info Sessions:

  • Info Session & Video Conference with Dip Patel, Sala de Conferencias March 7th, 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

  • Info Session Room 307 RH, April 12th, 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

  • Info Session Room 112 RH, April 19th, 2:30 pm to 3:30 pm

  • Info Session Room SA-3 RH, May 8th, 1:30 pm to 2:30 pm

  • Info Session Room 111 RH, May 8th, 7:00 pm to 8:00 pm

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