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Monday 24 September 2018
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The 2nd Annual Haiti Tech Summit is here

The highly anticipated Haiti Tech Summit is back for round two and it is definitely predited to top the amazing event from last year.

What is the Haiti Tech Summit?

The Haiti Tech Summit is a 13-year initiative of the Global Startup Ecosystem which conducts the largest online digital accelerator in emerging markets. The Summit aims to revitalize Haiti’s entrepreneurial economy and reposition it as a global study of catalyzed innovation within an emerging market country.

Why Haiti?

As the world’s first black independent Republic, Haiti’s history and culture make it the ideal stage to gather global industry leaders, entrepreneurs and creatives in a forum to exchange and tackle some of the world’s most pressing challenges in  innovation and sustainability.

 

Where in Haiti?

The Haiti Tech Summit takes place at the new Royal Decameron Indigo Beach Resort & Spa is the Jewel of the Island of Hispaniola. Located on the “Côte des Arcadins” with nearly 1.5 km of white sandy beaches, it is one of the best kept secrets of the Caribbean. Placed in a surrounding of a tropical parc of 55 hectares, you will discover its wildlife and plants through a wide range of activities with friends or family. Between the sea and the mountains, the Hotel is 90 minutes away from Toussaint Louverture International Airport and the historic center of Port-au-Prince. Take advantage of your next vacation and plan your stay with us at Royal Decameron Indigo Beach Resort & Spa.

 

Who Attends?

The Haiti Tech Summit is for local and international industry leaders, entrepreneurs, investors, digital marketers and creatives interested in transforming the world via entrepreneurship. The Silicon Mountain, with its tropical climate and exotic beaches, is the ideal Caribbean getaway for tech enthusiasts and disruptors.

Speakers

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With 2 high profile speakers such as the President of Haiti Jovenel Moïse and Co-Founder of Twitter/ Square Jack Dorsey, the long list of more than 100 speakers will certainly have a positive impact in moving all of the elements for technology to prosper in Haiti. Visit full list of speakers at www.haititechsummit.com

 

Letter from the Founder

Christine Souffrant Ntim, Founder of Haiti Tech Summit

It is truly a remarkable feeling to know that 100 global speakers will descend upon Haiti this summer for the most epic tech summit in history.

Word’s can not express how incredibly important it is to showcase a new narrative for countries like Haiti within mainstream networks. When people hear of Haiti, their first thoughts are centered on earthquakes, devastation, poverty and destruction. That is not the Haiti I know, nor is it the Haiti of the 11.5 million people who live there or the 19 million global diasporas connected to this incredible country. Of course, we have a long road to full economic stability but there is also great beauty in our complexity as a nation.

Firstly, Haiti’s culture has… Continue Reading at Haititechsummit.com