TechCamp Mexico

The U.S. embassy in Mexico City, in collaboration with UNODC, gathered over 50 civil society activists (from all over Mexico and Nicaragua) and 12 technologists in Tlaxcala, to participate in a TechCamp on December 3-5, 2013, for combating the human trafficking issue.


  1. Reception Welcoming TechCamp Participants:

    Keynote Speakers -
    - Ambassador Anthony Wayne, U.S. Ambassador to Mexico
    - Vivian Graubard, Office of Science and Technology Policy at the White House
    - Dr. Raul Plascencia, President, National Commission on Human Rights
    - Felipe De La Torre, Regional Advisor against Human Trafficking and Smuggling of Migrants, UNODC

  2. U.S. Ambassador Anthony Wayne delivering opening remarks:

  3. Day 1 of TechCamp:

    Registration -
  4. The two wonderful emcees - Marcela Loaiza and Felipe De La Torre:

  5. What is a TechCamp and why do i care?? 

    Juan Manuel Casanueva shares this thoughts:

  6. Spectogram - Ice-Breaking Session:

    Participants voice their opinions and respond to controversial questions.....
  7. Speed-Geeking Session (Fast Paced Project Presentations):

  8. Ximena Arrieta shares a story about communication strategy using social media: