CELEBRATE | July 14, 2019

Preemar Soluciones Acuícola Takes Top Prize for Mexico Finals of Entrepreneurship World Cup

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Xalapa, Mexico - Preemar Soluciones Acuícola, a startup on Pro-viden, a real-time water quality monitoring system, captured first prize at the national finals of the Entrepreneurship World Cup competition held recently in Mexico. 

Pro-Viden performs measurements of 6 water parameters in real-time and sends these measurements to the farmer through the application, alerting him to variations that may affect the health of the crop. Upon detecting a sudden change out of the optimal state, you are sent a preventive notification through our mobile application, so you can take the necessary measures

Alejandro Valdes, the founder of Preemar Soluciones Acuícola, captured the first place in Mexico and advances to the next round of the global competition against national winners from 184 countries.

“Pro-Viden performs measurements of 6 water parameters in real-time and sends these measurements to the farmer through the application, alerting him to variations that may affect the health of the crop,” says Valdes. “Upon detecting a sudden change out of the optimal state, you are sent a preventive notification through our mobile application, so you can take the necessary measures.”

Preemar Soluciones Acuícola develop a Pro-Viden device to monitor the quality of water in aquaculture ponds, in order to promote early reaction to changes in water parameters and prevent the proliferation of bacteria in crops»

In preparation for the EWC Global Finals, Alejandro Valdez will participate in an acceleration program which features virtual training and one-to-one mentoring targeted to their company’s current stage and growth trajectory. 

Preemar Soluciones Acuícola emerged victorious from a pool of 708 contestants who applied – each receiving access to free virtual training services to help them take their venture to the next level. 

Other finalists at EWC [COUNTRY] included: 

  • InteVolution/InteLentes - a startup Enabling blind people to see through sound

  • Beo Authenticity Systems - anti-counterfeit infallible glass container

  • TrackChain - the bridge to the new smart logistics 

  • NOSTRORUM - an app to create successful people improving social culture

 

More than 102,000 contestants from 184 countries entered the Entrepreneurship World Cup. The initiative combines a broad-reaching pitch competition, aimed at ventures ranging from the idea stage to the growth stage, with a virtual accelerator program to help all participants launch, strengthen and scale their enterprises. Global Finalists will face off against one another at the Misk Global Forum ahead of Global Entrepreneurship Week in November 2019.

EWC is an initiative led by the Global Entrepreneurship Network and Misk Global Forum with support from a collection of national and global partners, including the Global Educational and Leadership Foundation and GSVlabs.

Ana Maria Torres is the Director of the Entrepreneurship World Cup at the Global Entrepreneurship Network. She has been adviser and consultant for… About the author