The largest summit of angel investment & entrepreneurship in Latin America & The Caribbean

October 2nd & 3rd
Regency Park Hotel + Spa
Montevideo, Uruguay


October 2nd & 3rd

Wednesday and Thursday


Regency Park Hotel + Spa

Jacksonville, Zonamerica
Montevideo - Uruguay

About the

XCALA Summit is the largest annual encounter to discuss the state-of-the-art regarding angel investment in Latin America and The Caribbean. It gathers a community of +400 entrepreneurs and angel investors and portrays the latest trends in terms of social impact investment, cross-border investment, high-risk investment, corporate venturing and the challenges of Euro-Latin investment. It’s main goal is to gather the regional community of angel investors, fast-growing and high-impact entrepreneurs as well as the executive teams leading Business Angel Networks in the region and provide them with the newest tools and trends to strengthen early-stage funding in LAC. Likewise, the summit is commonly known as the natural space where the principal agents of the investment ecosystem create synergies, get to known best practices and success stories of cross-border invetments at the time that interact with a select group of entrepreneurs. With past editions in Montevideo (2015), Santiago de Chile (2016), Medellín (2017) and Lima (2018) in 2019 XCALA Summit disembarks in Montevideo, Uruguay.

Relive the
2018 edition

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Get to know the state-of-the-art in terms of angel investment and high-impact entrepreneurship. Listen form world-class speakers how the angel investors are adding value to early stage entrepreneurial ventures, why is it important to be a BAN member, what are the corporate venturing funds looking for and how the VCs connect with the exits of BANs and VCs


Be a part of the network that brings together the most relevant agents of the entrepreneurial and investment ecosystems in Latin America & The Caribbean. Connect with the main investors, managing directors of business angel networks, public policy makers, business leaders and entrepreneurs from all over the region. Take part in exclusive networking encounters or set up a business meeting in our networking lounge.


Be inspired by the story of outstanding entrepreneurs who founded their business to create remarkable social impact in Latin America & The Caribbean.


During the XCALA Award to the Latin-American Entrepreneur of the Year’s pitch competition you will get to know the stories, business models, and how six entrepreneurs who are reshaping the concept of Social Impact run their companies.