What you'll do
We will meet at our workshop—it is one of the pioneering entrepreneurship technology businesses in Havana. We will share with you our experience in building and developing an IT business in Cuba from scratch. You will be able interact directly with entrepreneurs in the IT business and ask about their challenges and good experiences during the first five years of operation. For that, we have developed four topics: IT business development in the socialist Cuban economy, a description of our own journey through troubled waters, developing ideas and projects, and tourism and technology in Havana.
Your hosts are Liber and Yanelis. Liber is a co-founder and has been the CEO of the IT business TostoneT for the past five years. He earned an engineer degree at the Technical University of Havana (CUJAE) and an MBA in London, UK. Yanelis is an industrial engineer, and COO at TostoneT. She is a part-time professor at the Technical University of Havana, specializing in Business Information Systems.
An afternoon snack
Water and tea/coffee
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Where you'll be
We will be at the TostoneT’s workshop, a startup in the process of being authorized as a cooperative business, in which likeminded entrepreneurs have gathered to provide IT and communications services to individuals, businesses, and state companies.
Keep these in mind
Any experience can be canceled and fully refunded within 24 hours of purchase.
Always communicate through Airbnb. To protect your payment, never transfer money or communicate outside of the Airbnb website or app.
Up to 8 guests ages 18 and up can attend.
You’ll need to take a picture of yourself that matches the photo on your ID. This is so Airbnb can confirm who’s actually going on the experience. You’ll only have to do this once.
Visitors could bring old or broken laptops from their original countries to exchange them by Cuban souvenirs and to take part of the process of quartering and planning of the use of the remaining.
Visit an IT startup with entrepreneurs
$79 / person
$79 / person