Best Projects 2019 features all the nominated entries submitted ‘Submit your Project’ category. All the entries consist of innovative projects run by existing enterprises in the form of businesses, NGOs or informal programs.
Explain your project in details:
RIE Tabasco A.C. is a civil society organization that emerges with the mission of developing and promoting innovation and strengthening the entrepreneurship ecosystem in the state of Tabasco. We bet on innovation and entrepreneurship for the creation of a new generation of companies that will have, in the management of knowledge and creativity, one of its main assets. Encuentro Emprendedor, the entrepreneurial meeting was founded by RIE Tabasco in 2016, is a space in which entrepreneurs, companies, initiatives and more, share their experiences in the world of innovation and entrepreneurship, issuing messages that promote knowledge and collaborations. Only in 2018, we held 10 editions, which took place on the last Thursday of each month, where we had the participation of 32 speakers and an audience of more than 1,000 people. Main objectives. Learn from the cases of current entrepreneurs, grow the entrepreneurial community and networking between participants.
Impact of your enterprise on sustainable development
In 2017, 33 talks were held with a total attendance of 960 people. In 2018 there were 32 talks with a total attendance of 1000 people.
Sustainability and future plans
The event is non-profit and is carried out free of charge thanks to the sponsors who offer us the talks and the space without cost.
Your profile as an entrepreneur
Judith Jiménez Co-founder of RIE Tabasco A.C. founded in 2015 and founder of PITZI, entrepreneurship of handbags and accessories launched in 2017. Degree in computer science graduated from the Technological Institute of Villahermosa and Masters in MBA from the Universidad Juárez Autónoma de Tabasco. In 2019 was chosen by U.S. Department of State to participate in the International Visitor Leadership Program, Entrepreneurship as the Engine of Prosperity and Stability; she has given entrepreneurship conference in universities and government institutions, she has also performed activities as a mentor and organizer of technology, entrepreneurship and innovation events such as TEDx, Startup Weekend and Encuentro Emprendedor. It is the driving force of the new economy based on creativity and the use of technological tools to trigger projects with a high degree of innovation.