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INC B-Challenge

INC B-Challenge is an experience to inspire you to come up with your first great entrepreneurial idea! Participate in this incredible 3-day bootcamp and develop a solution based on digital technology aimed at problems related to pollution, mobility in cities or technology for education.

Objective: Create

Aimed at:

  • Higher education students enrolled in a public or private university.
  • Alumni no more than 2 years after graduation from higher education.

Call closing: September 17, 2019

Program cost:

  • $4,035.50 MXN* per participant: INC B-Challenge with general access to INCmty + accommodations in a quadruple room for 3 nights
  • $6,726.50 MXN* per participant: INC B-Challenge with general access to INCmty + accommodation in single room for 3 nights
  • For group quotes, please contact us at frida.garza@tec.mx and request a package for your university.

* No additional ticket applies, nor is it transferable or refundable for INCmty call registration.

Important: The participant may only apply to a single INCmty call.

Thanks for participating!

FAQ's

What is INC B-Challenge?

It is a bootcamp designed to provide a unique entrepreneurial experience for 3 days within the framework of the INCmty festival, in which the university students compete for 3 days, developing a completely new digital technology business idea to propose solutions to problems in cities within the following topics:

  • Solving problems of pollution
  • Mobility in cities
  • (EdTech) Technology for Education

Who should apply?

  • Any student from any university or higher education institution.
  • Alumni of any university and institute of higher education with no more than two years since graduation.

Students will form teams by university. There will be a captain and a teacher, who will be responsible for the group.

How much does it cost?

The following packages are available:

    • Package 1: $4,035.50 MXN* per participant: INC B-Challenge with general access to INCmty + accommodations in a quadruple room for 3 nights.
    • Package 2: $4,761.50 MXN* per participant: INC B-Challenge with general access to INCmty + accommodations in a double room for 3 nights.
    • Package 3: $6,726.50 MXN* per participant: INC B-Challenge with general access to INCmty + accommodation in single room for 3 nights.

For group quotes, please contact us at frida.garza@tec.mx and request a package for your university.
All packages include 2 meals and 2 dinners. Only packages with lodging include breakfast at the hotel.

What does the program include?

  • Bootcamp to generate business idea
  • General access to the INCmty Festival
  • Opportunity to be awarded gift prizes for the first three places
  • Audience Recognition
  • Work material during bootcamp
  • Electronic proof of participation

Does it include lodging?

Yes, the following packages are available with lodging:

    • Package 1: $4,035.50 MXN* per participant: INC B-Challenge with general access to INCmty + accommodations in a quadruple room for 3 nights.
    • Package 2: $4,761.50 MXN* per participant: INC B-Challenge with general access to INCmty + accommodations in a double room for 3 nights.
    • Package 3: $6,726.50 MXN* per participant: INC B-Challenge with general access to INCmty + accommodation in single room for 3 nights.

For group quotes, please contact us at frida.garza@tec.mx and request a package for your university.

What are the stages and rules of this call?

FIRST STAGE (In each of the universities):

  • Selection of the students, the captain of the group and the professor who will participate in this call.
  • Professors and drivers will receive prior training before the contest.

SECOND STAGE (At Tecnológico de Monterrey during INCmty at the Monterrey campus facilities):

  • The building of teams, generating ideas and their development, start with the bootcamp.
  • Ideation and development of ideas based on digital technology to solve problems in city life: pollution, mobility in cities and edTech Technology for education.
  • Validation in the market
  • Definition of the business model
  • Preparation of your project
  • Present your project during various stages, and before judges in the final round in Monterrey city.

Contest Rules

  • You may not compete with business ideas previously presented at this competition.
  • The professor profile: Professor committed to his students, with some or a lot of experience in entrepreneurship, but above all, with the enthusiasm of getting his students interested in entrepreneurship. The professor must go through initial training prior to the event.
  • During the event, the Professor will act as a mentor for his students, inspiring them, supporting them and answering any questions that may arise. In the second stage of the event, the Professor will act as a judge, evaluating which projects will pass to the next round.
  • The team captain or Driver for the group is a student with skills in entrepreneurship, leadership and with the spirit of service. A change agent who can support his teammates. He may or may not have participated in other editions of the event. The professor must go through initial training prior to the event.
  • Students must be previously registered and have made the corresponding payment.
  • Entrance to INCmty activities will be general access.

What is the participation process?

  1. Choose your participation package.
  2. Learn about the stages and rules.
  3. Complete your registration.
  4. You will receive a confirmation and follow-up email.
  5. Pay for the package ticket and get ready to spend 3 days all about learning, knowledge, talent and meeting people who can grow the business idea you develop!
  6. If you want a group from your university to participate, contact us: frida.garza@tec.mx

More questions?

We are here for you! You can write to frida.garza@tec.mx, leave a phone number and we will gladly answer your questions.

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