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  • Start Date: Thu Jan 16, 2020
  • Starts at: 07:00 PM
  • Ends at: 09:00 PM


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Sergio A. Escobar

CEO & Partner, BCF Ventures

Bruno Dequech Ceschin

Co-founder & CFO, Jupter, FI BR
Ana Paula

Ana Paula Schlenker Camargo

Human Power, JUPTER

Marina Beraz

Co-founder, Jupter, FI BR

About the Event

About Sergio Escobar

Sergio has a diversified investment portfolio of companies across the United States and Canada ranging from B2B Cloud & SaaS startups (leveraging Artificial Intelligence, Big Data, Analytics and Security) to B2C Consumer startups (leveraging Mobile Apps, IoT/Wearables and eCommerce). Sergio has +15 years of experience as a multiple times tech entrepreneur with startups in Aerospace, eCommerce, Manufacturing, AgTech and Financial Technologies. Over the last 8 years, he has been deeply involved in the international entrepreneurial scene (incubators and accelerators) through his involvement in Founder Institute, Techstars Startup Programs, McGill X-1, Startup Chile, Startup Peru, Startup Bootcamp FinTech London, MsB Tunisia, Flat6Labs Tunisia, Kuwait National Fund, World Bank 'Tech Entrepreneurship Program for Innovation in the Caribbean', Krypto Labs in the Middle East and Creative Destruction Lab in Artificial Intelligence. He has been pioneering the Canadian investment scene by launching one of Canada's very first super angel funds.

Citizen of the World – born and raised in South America (Bolivia), educated and lived in France & Canada for 20 years. Fluent in 3 languages (English, Spanish, and French). Dual education at Université Laval (Quebec city): engineering and business administration. Graduate studies overseas in investment projects and strategic planning.

 Who should Attend?

  • Mentors from the Founder Institute looking to network and make connections
  • Mentors that are considering a fundraise or need some guidance with funding

What is the Agenda?

  • Socializing
  • Welcoming Remarks by Sergio Escobar
  • Brief Attendee Introductions
  • Mentor Networking

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