Agenda 2019

  • Event Check-In

    Monday, 10:00 - 20:00 Concourse Level

    All attendees must check in to pick up event credentials, which are required for entry to all sessions and activities.
  • Opening Session – Start Something Amazing

    Monday, 16:00 - 17:20 Hall 2

    All attendees are invited to this special opening ceremony where you will meet the teams competing at Enactus World Cup 2019 and witness drawing of leagues/timeslots for the Opening Round of Competition.
  • Cultural Expo & Taste of the World Food Market

    Monday, 17:30 - 20:30 Hall 1

    All attendees are invited to experience the diverse cultures found within the Enactus network as the students from each country display their native traditions and customs. Food market will be open featuring foods from around the world.
  • Event Check-In

    Tuesday, 06:30 - 18:30 Concourse Level

    All attendees must check in to pick up event credentials, which are required for entry to all sessions and activities.
  • Opening Round Judge Welcome & Orientation Breakfast: Leagues 1-4

    Tuesday, 08:00 - 09:00 Grand Ballroom 220C

    Individuals registered to serve as an Opening Round Judge in Leagues 1-4 must attend this orientation. (Continental breakfast will be served.)
  • Innovation & Collaboration Hub

    Tuesday, 09:00 - 14:30 Hall 1

    A space where all attendees can gather for collaboration, visit Innovation Stations hosted by sponsor companies and participate in scheduled interactive sessions.
  • Opening Round of Competition – Leagues 1-4

    Tuesday, 09:00 - 11:15 League 1: 210A, League 2: 210B, League 3: 210C, League 4: 210D

    Watch and experience the best of the best Enactus university students in action! In this round, Natonal Champion teams present their business innovation and impact. The teams will be divided among 8 leagues, with 2 teams from each league advancing to the Semi-final Round of Competition. Leagues 1-4 will present in this morning session. Seating […]
  • Opening Round Judge Welcome & Orientation Lunch: Leagues 5-8

    Tuesday, 11:00 - 12:15 Grand Ballroom 220C

    Individuals registered to serve as an Opening Round Judge in Leagues 5-8 must attend this orientation. (Lunch will be served.)
  • World Water Race Judge Orientation

    Tuesday, 11:30 - 12:00 Room 212A

    Individuals serving as a judge for World Water Race Impact Competition must attend this orientation. (Beverages will be served).
  • World Water Race Impact Competition

    Tuesday, 12:00 - 13:30 Hall 1 Innovation Stage

    Witness the impact and innovation of the top four teams in the World Water Race as they share their project’s impact and opportunities for acceleration. Each of these four teams will make a seven-minute presentation and take five-minutes of questions from the judges as they compete for top honor and investment dollars up to $120kUSD […]
  • Opening Round of Competition – Leagues 5-8

    Tuesday, 12:30 - 14:40 League 5: 210A, League 6: 210B, League 7: 210C, League 8: 210D

    Watch and experience the best of the best Enactus university students in action! In this round, National Champion teams present their business innovation and impact. The teams will be divided among 8 leagues, with 2 teams from each league advancing to the Semi-final Round of Competition. Leagues 5-8 will present in this afternoon session. Seating […]
  • World Water Race Lunch & Industry Event

    Tuesday, 13:30 - 14:30 Location TBA

    This invitation-only luncheon will bring together students from the top teams in the World Water Race 2019 for an interactive and collaborative conversation with executives representing the sponsoring companies and industry leaders.
  • Innovation Stage: Reverse Pitch

    Tuesday, 14:00 - 14:45 Hall 1 Innovation Stage

    All are encouraged to experience this new event that turns the table for young entrepreneurs as partner organizations pitch challenges for startup teams to solve and create a pathway to success and social impact.
  • Day 2 Main Session

    Tuesday, 15:00 - 16:30 Hall 2

    Wrap up an exciting day of competition and collaboration by celebrating in the main session. Discover which teams will advance to the Top 16 and winning projects in the World Water Race 2019.
  • World Project Expo, Innovation Stations & California Food Night Market

    Tuesday, 16:30 - 19:00 Hall 1

    All attendees are invited to visit project booths to learn about outstanding Enactus projects which are ready for acceleration, for collaboration and provide opportunities to engage in the next state of development. Innovation Stations and the food market will be open with California fare.
  • Academic Research Poster Presentation & Faculty Advisor Best Practice Session

    Tuesday, 16:30 - 18:30 Location TBA

    All attendees are invited to explore presentations of peer-reviewed academic research highlights. All Enactus Faculty Advisors are then invited to participate in a special breakout session to discuss best practices.
  • Executive Reception

    Tuesday, 17:30 - 19:00 Grand Ballroom Terrace

    Hosted by: KPMG This invitation-only reception provides an opportunity for networking and engagement.
  • Executive Dinner

    Tuesday, 19:00 - 21:00 Grand Ballroom 220B

    Hosted by: KPMG This invitation-only dinner provides an opportunity for networking and engagement.
  • Event Check-In

    Wednesday, 07:00 - 19:00 Concourse Level

    All attendees must check in to pick up event credentials, which are required for entry to all sessions and activities.
  • Top 16 Judge Orientation Breakfast

    Wednesday, 08:00 - 09:00 Location TBA

    Individuals registered to serve as a Top 16 Judge must attend this orientation. (Continental breakfast will be served).
  • Action Accelerator

    Wednesday, 08:30 - 13:30 210C

    Action Accelerator at Enactus World Cup is a unique event convening Enactus Alumni, and those who have participated in One Young World or Circle of Young Intrapreneurs. The one-day hackathon mobilizes individuals with sustainable business ideas or those looking for help to develop an idea, bringing together extraordinatory, diverse leaders in a dynamic setting to […]
  • Innovation & Collaboration Hub

    Wednesday, 09:00 - 14:00 Hall 1

    A space where all attendees can gather for collaboration, visit Innovation Stations hosted by sponsor companies and participate in scheduled interactive sessions.
  • Impact Partners—Top to Top Session

    Wednesday, 09:00 - 10:20 Grand Ballroom 220C

    This invitation-only collaboration session provides business leaders an opportunity to network and share insights.
  • Top 16 Competition Leagues 1-4

    Wednesday, 09:00 - 11:30 League 1: 210A, League 2: 210B, League 3: 210C, League 4: 210D

    In this round of competition, the Top 16 teams will be divided among four leagues where they will present the results of their projects to an executive panel serving as judges. One team from each league will advance to the prestigious Final Round of competition. Seating is limited in each league for attendees to observe […]
  • NextGen Breakout Sessions

    Wednesday, 11:00 - 12:50 Innovation & Collaboration Hub (Hall 1)

    Breakout Sessions offer Enactus students the chance to meet fellow students and global business leaders who are driving innovation and shaping the world. A limited number of sessions will be offered by Enactus World Cup sponsors in the Innovation & Collaboration Hub. Seating will be limited in each of the sessions, and advance registration will […]
  • Academic Leaders Symposium

    Wednesday, 11:00 - 12:30 Location TBA

    All faculty advisors and academic leaders are invited to participate to learn from and collaborate with selected faculty who will present their findings of peer reviewed research.
  • Executive Session & Final Round Judge Luncheon

    Wednesday, 12:00 - 13:30 Grand Ballroom 220B

    Individuals registered to serve as a Final Round Judge must attend this orientation.
  • Day 3 Main Session & Announcement of Final Round Teams

    Wednesday, 14:00 - 14:30 Hall 2

    All are invited to this presentation of Top 16 awards, announcement of the Final Round teams and much more.
  • The Finals

    Wednesday, 14:30 - 16:50 Hall 2

    The Finals will bring together the top four Enactus teams in the world to present the impact of their business innovation before a distinguished panel of global leaders who will serve as judges in selecting the 2019 champion team.
  • Closing Ceremony

    Wednesday, 17:15 - 18:00 Hall 2

    We’ll wrap up three days of competition, collaboration and celebration with the crowning of the 2019 Enactus World Champion and winner of the Ford Better World Award.
  • Enactus World Party with a Purpose & Food Market

    Wednesday, 18:00 - 21:00 Innovation & Collaboration Hub (Hall 1)

    All are invited to celebrate the success of the World Champions for an interactive finale!