IMPACTJUNKIE Healthcare Innovation
IMPACTJUNKIE Healthcare Innovation
IMPACTJUNKIE Healthcare Innovation
IMPACTJUNKIE Healthcare Innovation
IMPACTJUNKIE Healthcare Innovation

IMPACTJUNKIE Healthcare Innovation

Regular price $700.00

GUATEMALA

January 19th- 24th

FOCUS

Start ventures that changes lives through visits the local universities, government leaders, local leaders, and learn from other thriving entrepreneurs. We are scoping the possibilities of hosting The Great Pitch in 2019/2020 in the country.

  • Visit Universidad Francisco Marroquin to experience entrepreneurship for young people in Guatemala; various IMPACTJUNKIE university huddles with students, meet with Deans of several departments to discuss further partnership opportunuties
  • Meet Philip Wilson, CEO of Ecofiltro and learn how he began the transformation of the rural entrepreneur in Guatemala; tour the Ecofiltro facility and learn from those who make it happen each day
  • Meet with various government leaders, national and local, to engage needs around the mayors and how to keep young people with talent in the country with thriving opportunities
  • Coffee with Juan Asensio, founder of 1bot, one robot per child; he has a dream to make Guatemala in the top 10 countries for stem education - possible bitcubs connection!
  • IMPACTJUNKIE Huddle with local entrepreneurs to hear their ideas and talk about possilbitlies in funding and partnerships
  • Tour IMPACT Hub: Antigua, coworking space and meet with several entrepreneurs in the area

DETAILS

Departure City Washington Reagan (DCA) or Charlotte (CLT)

January 19th - Arrive in Guatemala City by 12:00p or earlier January 24th - Depart from Guatemala City by 12:00p or later

Location Guatemala City + Antigua; fly into Guatemala City (say hello to volcanoes!)

Lodging  Airbnb in Antigua

Transportation Car Rental  

$2,000/person

Payment options

Mail Check: 15000 Potomac Town Place, Suite 150, Woodbridge, VA 22191 

Credit Card (+ 3% credit card fee) 

Included: Flight expenses from departure city, lodging, meals (yes, coffee!), transportation, sightseeing expenses based on itinerary

NOT Included: Travel to/from departure city, Medical trip insurance, Additional meals Immunizations (if required), Luggage fees, Passports (if required), WiFi access (note: some hotels provide WiFi free of charge), Snacks purchased between meals, souvenirs