Mitnick In The News
All ready for Jalisco Talent Land, the largest innovation event in Mexico
Feb 26, 2018 - codigoespagueti, by Edgar Olivares
(Translated from Spanish using Google Translator)
In its first edition, the Jalisco Talent Land will become the largest technological event in the country.
Tickets are sold out , guests confirmed, conferences and workshops scheduled. Yes, everything is ready for us to live the first edition of the Jalisco Talent Land in Guadalajara, a nerve center where the most important technology companies in Mexico will be concentrated.
During the presentation was present the Governor of Jalisco, Aristóteles Sandoval, who assured that in the next 7 years the industry will need 250% more graduates in engineering than those who are currently graduating, so it is urgent to support young entrepreneurs. "From here, projects that are going to be supported by the private initiative will come out," said the governor.
Pablo Antón, co-founder of Talent Network, said that although the tickets are sold out, the measures have been taken so that no one is left out, thanks to the thousand scholarships granted by the IMJUVE and the 5 thousand that the University of Guadalajara will give to "students Featured. " In addition, more than 700 universities throughout the country have agreements with the Jalisco event.
Beakman, Andrés Velázquez, Simone Giertz, Kevin Mitnick, Chema Alonso, Julio Alberto "Julioprofe" Ríos, Enrique Dans, Javier Santaolalla, Ophelia Pastrana and robot Sophia will be the special guests who will share their experience with the attendees.
With the support of the Digital Government Unit of the Federal Government, Jalisco Talent Land will develop the "largest hackatkon in the world" in which more than 1 million pesos will be given in prizes in 12 verticals, which will address some of the problems that overwhelm the country in terms of environment, health, cybersecurity, among others.
The Robomath Challenge will also take place, a competition that hopes to bring together more than 1,200 students from across the Republic in a robotics and math competition. This competition seeks to break the Guinness Record of the largest robotics class in the world. The Robomath Challenge will have its own special program of activities, with conferences and workshops.
This first Jalisco Talent Land will take place from April 2 to 6 at Expo Guadalajara, it will gather around 30 thousand people in 14 thematic scenarios, over more than 1,500 hours of content. If you want to know more about the event, you can do it on the official page.