It is a network of investors from Guayaquil seeking to support innovative startups not only with money, but also bringing in social capital, knowledge, contacts, and experience. Angles EC was created to grow ventures to a higher level, promoting its profitability and transcendence, stimulating in this way the investment in the early stage and contributing to the reduction of the existing financing gap.
Buen Trip is an incubator and coworking located in Quito. Its founders are a group of successful entrepreneurs who have been creating value for decades and now seek to return to society what they have received. They offer not only a workspace but a series of programs and events oriented to the Idea, Product-Market Fit and growth phases.
IC² Institute, The University of Texas at Austin
The IC² Institute was founded to prove that technological innovation can catalyze regional economic development through active and targeted collaboration between the university, the government and the private sectors. IC² has been instrumental in Austin's growth as a center of innovation and technology and in the development of knowledge-based economies in more than 30 countries.
Start-Up Chile (SUP) is the accelerator of technological startups with high potential for excellence operated by Chile's Government, and a leading accelerator in Latin America. Since 2016, Start-Up Chile is focused on international collaboration to strengthen Chile as a hub for economic, technological and business innovation. Several i3lab startups such as Shippify, CycleMoney, ArcadeMe, among others, are Startup Chile's alumni.
The Network for Innovation and Technology Management for New Ventures (GESIT) is a program created with the support of the Ibero-American Program of Science and Technology for Development (CYTED), with representatives from Argentina, Colombia, Chile, Spain, Ecuador, Republic Dominican Republic and Panama. GESIT aims to promote innovation and competitiveness of new ventures by strengthening capacities and exchanging resources in the network for the creation of better and new products or services.
It is a Community of Entrepreneurs in Guayaquil; where we are all for one and one for all. Conecta Guayaquil develops entrepreneurial networks in Guayaquil. It organizes events such as Startup Weekend and collaborative projects with other actors within the entrepreneurship and innovation ecosystem of the city
Girls in Tech
Girls in Tech Ecuador offers a wide variety of workshops, programs and educational tools, business and networking for the benefit of women, under the idea of mproving their professional and personal lives
ESPAE, the First Business School of Ecuador - created in 1983 - emphasizes leadership, innovation, the development of entrepreneurship and the application of information technologies in business, which has led it to stand out as a pioneer in different fields and to be the only ACCSB and AMBA accredited in Ecuador
Banco de Ideas
Bank of Ideas, is a program of the government agency Senescyt where entrepreneurs can apply with their projects, investigations, and prototypes to receive seed funding and specialized services in order to develop the creative, technological and innovative component. The program supports and give funds to projects in order to transform them into goods and services that solve social problems and needs, promoting productive development and the good living of society.
Shippify connects shippers with entrepreneurs who need a fast and viable delivery service. With benefits for both sides, it provides a service with a fair price and a new way to earn money for members of the shippers community.
La Corporación Ecuatorianapara el Desarrollo de laInvestigación y la Academia promueve la investigación y la elaboración de proyectos de innovación que vinculan a emprendedores, estudiantes, docentes, profesionales e investigadores para el desarrollo del Ecuador. CEDIA-ITT es el brazo de gestión de transferencia tecnológica e innovación desde la academia.
UC Davis Chile
Como primer paso en su internacionalización y como resultado de una invitación del Gobierno de Chile - a través de la Corporación de Fomento de la Producción (CORFO) – UC Davis instaló en Chile su Centro de Innovación en Ciencias de la Vida con foco en los requerimientos del sector agroalimentario de su país.
I3LAB colabora con UC Davis Chile para buenas prácticas de transferencia tecnológica y gestión de la innovación, bajo un convenio de colaboración firmado con ESPOL.