Medellín is the capital of the department of Antioquia in the Aburrá Valley. The city and its citizens have shown determination and resilience in the face of complex challenges. Today, Medellín is recognized globally as one of the most innovative cities in Latin America and in the world. Its successes at attracting companies, technology, venture capital, young talent have been impressive. As the pilot city for the Fastrack Framework, Medellín stands alone in its willingness to innovate at scale.
The global team
Maria F. Saldarriaga