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The program of South Summit CDMX aims to unite corporations, investors, startups and experts as well as to welcome and celebrate the new generation of entrepreneurs discovered in 2020.

It is an optimum environment of reflection, discussion and knowledge exchange regarding innovation, business and entrepreneurship. This year’s program focuses on 3 axes: Connecting Ecosystems, Customer Centricity and Sustainable Communities; it’s filled with activities, discussions, startup pitches, inspirational keynotes, and collaborative workshops with a shared goal: to tackle major challenges and generate business opportunities within the ecosystem.

The objective of our community is to strengthen the connections between its members and with joint forces to create business opportunities for all.

Wednesday, May 20th

Arena Stage

Arena Stage Registration and Breakfast

9:30 – 10:00am Arena Stage Opening Ceremony - Welcome to Mexico

10:00 – 11:05am Arena Stage CONNECTING ECOSYSTEMS (#Track 1)

This track will take a deep dive into the state of the local ecosystem today, the power of connecting digital ecosystems as well as to keep encouraging initiatives that help the region thrive.

11 :05 – 11 :55am Arena Stage Round 1 : STARTUP COMPETITION PITCHES

The first set of 10 entrepreneurs will pitch their projects on stage.

11 :55 – 12 :55pm Arena Stage CUSTOMER CENTRICITY (#Track 2)

We will hear from top experts on what’s behind the creation of a human-centric experience, how to boost a customer-centric marketing strategy or how to build a customer centric culture.

1 :00 – 2:30pm Arena Stage LUNCH AND NETWORKING

2 :30 – 3 :20pm Arena Stage Round 2 : STARTUP COMPETITION PITCHES

The second set of 10 entrepreneurs will pitch their projects on stage.

3:20 – 4:45pm Arena Stage SUSTAINABLE COMMUNITIES (#Track 3)

We will discuss the approaches and perspectives of the region’s major challenges and how to unlock new business opportunities through sustainability. In areas of food production, sustainable agriculture or the impact of digital education, we will explore innovative projects that support the regional economies.

4 :45 – 5 :35pm Arena Stage Round 3 : STARTUP COMPETITION PITCHES

The third set of 10 entrepreneurs will pitch their projects on stage.

5 :35 – 5 :55pm Arena Stage FINAL OF THE STARTUP COMPETITION

5 :55 – 6 :30pm Arena Stage CLOSING CEREMONY

Playground Stage (Private)

10:00 – 1:00pm Playground Stage INVESTOR’S DEN

This exclusive area will host conversations about strategies, new investment rounds and other investment related topics with the idea of gathering funds, venture capitals, business angels and startups.

1:00 – 2:30pm Playground Stage LEADERS FORUM

An exclusive space where national and international corporations, institutions and high level business leaders can connect as peers and share the insights that will be playing a major role in leading transformation.

2:30 – 5:00pm Playground Stage OPEN INNOVATION FORUM

An exclusive forum that brings together executives from large corporations and key Open Innovation experts in order to provide unique solutions to the most pressing challenges that every business faces today.