Silicon Valley Luminaries Launch Mexican Tech Ecosystem

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Mike Maples, Tim Ferriss, and Tom Serres offer entrepreneurial expertise in first of its kind TechTalk in Punta Mita, Mexico.

It is our hope that the conference will be a catalyst for connecting capital and talent to great ideas. We are excited to see the collaboration that emerges from the discussion. - Robin Reyes, Co-founder, MITA Institute.

With partner Endeavor, and speakers Mike Maples, (Floodgate) Tim Ferriss (4-Hour Workweek author & Investor), Tom Serres (CEO of, and the Punta Mita, Mexico-based MITA (Mita Institute and Tech Accelerator) is launching with its TechTalks conference, November 28-30. This is the first-ever tech “think tank” structured mentoring program and early-stage seed fund based in Mexico.

The MITA TechTalks 2012, in partnership alliance with Endeavor Mexico, will examine the economic, social and cultural trends that will affect tech innovation in the foreign region closest to Silicon Valley. The location of the MITA TechTalks, along Mexico’s Pacific Coast is strategic, as Punta Mita is a second home to many tech and venture capital industry leaders from the U.S. and Canada, with direct airlift to San Francisco, Los Angeles and Vancouver, BC.

November 28-30, 2012
Four Seasons and St. Regis Resorts, Punta Mita, Mexico

The conference is MITA's commitment to bringing global industry and thought leaders to Mexico and Latin America. They hope to unite the leaders in the entrepreneurial ecosystem and provide unparalleled interactions via the LiveStream and Twitter Q&A during the event. “Virtual” guests can watch all conference sessions, as well as contribute to panel discussions via a social dashboard powered by Zoomph, and by using the Twitter hastag #MitaTech.

Conference sponsors and partners include:, Cinepolis, Wayra, Baker McKenzie, Nacional Financiera, Mexico’s Secretary of the Economy, Crowdfunder, Wansas Tequila, Zoomph, DINE, Four Seasons Resort Punta Mita, St. Regis Punta Mita, Palmasola, Siti Systems, Aviana Productions and Marakame Marketing.

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