Kevin Mitnick, the exhacker who was arrested several times for entering the safest computers in the United States will be presented as a keynote speaker at Jalisco Talent Land, the talent event in Mexico that will gather 30,000 attendees for 5 days at Expo Guadalajara del 2 to April 6, 2018.
Since his release in 2002, Mitnick has been dedicated to consulting and advising on security matters through his company Mitnick Security. The life of Kevin Mitnick and the persecution that led to his capture in 1995, have given rise to multiple books and other fiction material.
In addition to Kevin Mitnick, the Jalisco Talent Land organization has presented more than 100 speakers who will participate in the different areas of the event called "Tierras": Developers Land, StartUp Land, Creative Land, Iron Land, Gamers Land or Future Land.
Talent Network, a Mexican company that organizes Jalisco Talent Land, also announced the start of operations in three countries besides Mexico; will be Spain, Colombia and Ecuador, where the teams in charge of the operation have experience in organizing this type of innovation and technology events.
Pablo Antón, co-founder of Talent Network, said that "the goal is for Talent Network to be present in more than 20 countries over the next four years in order to link talent globally with companies and governments of any country."
Daniel Gómez, successful Mexican entrepreneur and co-founder of Talent Network, stressed that "the Talent Network project demonstrates that a Mexican company can expand exponentially and be the reference in terms of talent, innovation, science and technology. We have gone from being a country that paid money to bring foreign brands to events in Mexico to be a country that takes these events to other countries and creates "Joint-ventures" with local partners to give more opportunities to talent "
To support the young talent of Mexico, you can get access to Jalisco Talent Land with a scholarship of 80% on the regular price. This scholarship will be valid until January 9, 2018 on the official website of the event www.talent-land.mx
he event has the support of various governments, such as the Republic, Secretariat of Public Function, State of Jalisco, Guadalajara, Zapopan, University of Guadalajara, Digital Creative City and Expo Guadalajara.
In addition, with the largest Hackathon in the world in collaboration with Gob.MX, projects will be developed to solve problems in different verticals, through citizen participation. Talent Woman is also contemplated, an area specially dedicated to the empowerment of women and Talent Kids, in order that children discover new technologies from early stages.