|Event Date||Tue Oct 26 EDT - Thu Oct 28 EDT (in 4 days)|
IDB Lab Forum is the leading event on innovation for inclusion in Latin America and the Caribbean. A high-level, global event with regional reach that puts innovative entrepreneurship at the center, highlighting how technology, digital solutions and new business models are improving lives in the region. It is a unique space to do business, exchange ideas, knowledge and know-how; and to connect with people and markets around the globe to bring innovative solutions to scale. Participants include innovative entrepreneurs, VC funds, corporates, accelerators, thematic experts, global innovation hubs, tech companies, academia, philanthropy and impact investors, policy makers and public entities supporting innovation.
The agenda will be divided in three blocks:
1. The Entrepreneurship Journey: Will curate practical content, showcase opportunities and networking spaces for innovative entrepreneurs and the ecosystem that supports them.
2. Innovations that improve lives: Will include knowledge sessions on how new business models are having an impact, through sectors like edtech, agtech, fintech & financial inclusion, healthtech, among others.
3. Impact at scale: Will provide spaces for global and regional partners connecting innovations to scale.
The three-day event will include plenaries and panels, curated business sessions, startup academies, ecosystem showcases, pitch sessions, a launchpad of products and initiatives and other sponsor & partner opportunities.