Exponential Change Makers 2020
About the challenge
How we could we esponentiate in Progreso the technological capabilities that allow them to provide a digital experience to their clients and increase the value and quality of the services their offer?
In a world like the one we live in today, where the only constant is change (now more than ever), companies must bet on innovation, adaptation to new and better technological tools and ways of working, as well as rethinking their business models. Faced with this situation, it is necessary to rethink the way in which we interact with our customers to achieve digital experiences that satisfy customer needs and that allow companies to become more than just providers of products and services. In this new digital world, it will be vital to become providers of solutions and experiences.
As one of the leading companies in the construction industry in Central America, Progreso is committed to positioning itself as a benchmark in the industry by unifying its channels and integrating new technological solutions that allow it to offer a digital experience that increases the value of the building solutions they offer and that guarantees the satisfaction of its cutomers.
4 STAGES OF THE PROGRAM
Call for Application: Get started and fill the application form. It will be open from SEPTEMBER 10TH TILL NOVEMBER 8TH.
Judgin online: An online panel of judges will analyze your application and select 10 high impact startups
Travel to Guatemala *based on Government regulations:
DEMO DAY: Pitch your solution! We want to hear about your product or service and know how to solve these challenges. The event will take place in Guatemala.
BOOT CAMP: For three days you will have the opportunity to get familiar with the challenges and specific pain points. Through conversations and experience of the business coaches that will help you adapt your proposed solution and pitch again the final day! If your selected, you will get a chance of a 3-4 month innovation loop too co-develop your solution.
Innovation Loop: Two startups will be chosen to co-develop a 3-4-month innovation loop with Progreso X and a Business Unit. The pilot starts with planification and alignment to delimitate the scope and list objectives, KPIs and a Work Plan.
To participate in the program, you'll need to submit an application for your startup. We'll first ask you to register with basic personal information, and then ask you to fill out an application for your startup.
We estimate this will take about 20 minutes, so pour a cup of coffee, take a deep breath, and let us know about your solution!