Colombia 4.0, the digital meeting of the orange economy (consisting of generating wealth through regional talent and connectivity)
organized by the Ministry of Information Technologies and Communications (MinTIC), in collaboration with the private sector, will provide an opportunity to connect and inspire Colombians with the best exponents of global talent in digital creative industries.
From 23 to 26 October, Corferias will analyze and discuss the opportunities and perspectives of the Orange Economy with the aim of promoting the creativity, innovation and high impact business. The President of the Republic, Iván Duque; Vice President Marta Lucía Ramírez and ICT Minister Sylvia Constaín will be present at the program for this event.
In fact, the head of the ICT portfolio and the guidelines of the entity's team will leave Corferias, in an open workspace to interact with the assistants.
The regions of the country will also be protagonists. First by the example & # 39;Digital Region & # 39; s& # 39 ;, In which 10 cases of success of the agricultural sector will be presented, showing how the use and appropriation of technology has not only improved their productivity and competitiveness, but also their quality of life and that of their territory. And secondly, all Colombians can follow the various conferences via the streaming channel available on www.col40.co.
In addition, during the four days, Colombians will have the opportunity to see the world's greatest talents in each of their territories, including: Adrián Molina, co-director and screenwriter of the Oscar-winning film & # 39; Coco & # 39 ;; Johnny Casamissina, senior vice president of creative development for Jam City, video game company; Inanc Balci, co-founder and managing partner of Voyager Fintech Capital Partners; Nir Hindi, founder of The Artian; Carolina Guerrero, manager and founder of Radio Ambulante; Yesika Aguilera, co-founder and marketing director of Tespack; Alicia Zertuche, from the South by Southwest Conference and Festivals, among others.
The programming is organized in tracks to make it easier for participants to participate, depending on their thematic preferences: animation, video games, music, entrepreneurship, media, digital advertising, digital security, fintech and Geek Girls Latam.
In addition, Colombia 4.0 includes other locations, such as musical showcases, with presentations of the following Colombian bands and artists on the evenings of 24, 25 and 26 October: The Pipers of Ovejas, Moügli, Epheso Punto E, Puerto Arena, Pablo Trujillo, Burning Caravan , The Kitsch, La Mojarra Electric and El Mongo Mongo.
On the other hand, participants can register for a series of free workshops, to practice and practice knowledge Internet of things, programming, video games, entrepreneurship and 2D and 3D animation, among others. In the Kids Zone space, children can approach the development of digital products and ICT solutions.
Finally, the Teleworking initiative of the ICT ministry will take a stand for personal attention, so that entrepreneurs, leaders of public entities, employees and citizens in general know this working modality. And in the Apps.co showroom, entrepreneurs and entrepreneurs from all over the country have a space that connects the digital world.