The Talent and Innovation Competition of the Americas – TIC Americas– organized by the Young Americas Business Trust (YABT) is a business accelerator platform for young entrepreneurs that foster their business ideas and start-ups. TIC Americas provides guidance, training, mentoring, seed capital, investment and access to a wide international network.
The XII Edition of TIC Americas will have two categories
1) Start-up Challenge
Teams registering to the Start-up Challenge must be citizens or legal residents of an OAS Member State.
Teams registering for the Eco-challenge category must be citizens or legal residents of the United States, Latin America and the Caribbean.
All Team members (excluding mentors) must be between 18 and 34 years of age on 5:00 PM, January 15, 2018. Proof of age will be required for finalists.
Open call and registrations: September 1, 2017 to December 1, 2017..
- Registrations are virtual and free.
- All teams must register at TIC Americas or Eco-Challenge website www.ticamericas.net and/or http://ticamericas.net/eco-challenge/ to be eligible to compete.
Business/ Project Plan Submission Deadline: December 1st, 2017.