July 16th 7pm Area31, IE Business School, Maria de Molina 31

Meet a 16yr old programmer who has built a suite of iPad apps for his high school!

Javier Alaves is a 16 year old student studying at the American International School (AIS) of Israel in Even Yehuda. He works for the school as a technology assistant as well as part time jobs with Google, Apple and Microsoft. Javier is an adherent of new technologies and an encouraging innovative young leader with fresh ideas to show to the world.

Javier of course isn´t just any ordinary student, a self taught programmer, beginning his AP Computer Science qualification at 15 and graduating this summer.

Javier is also a technology instructor for staff & students at the school via Falcon Academy, a collaborative learing tool based on Google+ where students can store and share tutorials and learn from each other. Javier also leads the school´s entry into FIRST Robotics Competition an international robotics competition for high schoolers.

Come hear Javier´s story at Area 31!

Event open to the public anyone with a passion for tech & entrepreneurship welcome :)

AIS Team @ FIRST Robotics Competition

FIRST Robotics Competition 2013 in Israel: AIS's Team 4338


Venture Lab @ IE Business School

IE Business School is one of the most celebrated business schools in the world ranked No.1 in Europe and 8th Worldwide by The Financial Times 2012. IE Business School is also ranked No. 9 Worldwide for Entrepreneurship by Bloomberg´s Business Week. The Venture Lab is IE Business School´s startup accelerator where students and alumni are given the oportunity to launch their own ventures with the support of our expert mentor network, a series of startup workshops, and incubation at Area 31 our startup incubator. We accelerate 50 innovative high potential startups a year of which we see up to 20% of teams go on to launch the venture and/or secure seed funding.