16/05/2017

Juvenile Diabetes Foundation and Novo Nordisk, raise awareness about the disease with participation of CREATECH

The day 22 April the 2nd run "Changing Diabetes" was held, in the commune of Providencia in Santiago de Chile. This activity was organized by the Danish Laboratory Novo Nordisk and had the support of the Royal Embassy of Denmark. The race aims to promote the cause of fight against diabetes in the country, encouraging physical activity on computer. In addition to delivering funds to the Chile Juvenile Diabetes Foundation so that it can perform its winter and summer camps.

Such as the simile in Copenhagen, this activity seeks to bring together family and friends to raise awareness about diabetes type 2, whose risks be acquired increase with a poor diet and sedentary lifestyle. Currently more than 360 millions of people suffer from it around the world, While in Chile that figure comes to 1,5 millions of adults (20 to 79 years).     Read more …

31/03/2017

CREATECH team delivers your favorite tips for creating a good Elevator Pitch

There is an erroneous thought at the time to try to get funding for a venture, and it is to believe that you simply having a good idea so that it is secured. However this is not true, of course it is important idea, but the key is in how it is sold.

It is important to consider that investors in general have little time to listen to new ideas and the same happens to obtain grants presentations; is this which is essential to achieve interest to a person or to an audience in the shortest possible time. This line uses the Elevator Pitch, discourse that in a short time, normally between 3 and 8 minutes, He manages to describe a project or undertaking in a manner clear to position it in the memory of the potential investors.     Read more …

23/02/2017

Success stories of researchers and entrepreneurs supported by CREATECH reflects diversity of industries and areas

CREATECH, with more than 10 years of existence, has supported in the transfer of the idea to the market to more than 500 projects from a variety of industries and areas of science and technology which can be classified in:

  • Biotechnology and health
  • The information and communication technologies (ICT)
  • Food, Agricultural, Forestry and aquaculture
  • Renewable energy, Climate, Water and environment
  • Manufacturing, Mining and infrastructure
  • Education and social sciences

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30/01/2017

Diversity of expertise is highlighted in the new members of CREATECH, from Industrial design to Biomining and Cultural Management

Team of Area Studies of CREATECH: Samanta Elgueta, Jovanka Trebotich, Susana Labra and Paula Escudero.

This 2017, along with the change of year also added to new members to the team of professional of CREATECH, specifically to our Area of studies that provides this type of advice to our clients. Welcome to Samanta Elgueta, Susana Labra and Paula Escudero, who will be advising entrepreneurs, researchers and to companies in terms of evaluating markets, transfer and commercialization for innovation strategies, coming of results of r & d in terms of science and technology. Jovanka Trebotich, Studies Manager, says that "these professionals enrich the capabilities of this Area of CREATECH, they have experience and training in different disciplines and industries".     Read more …

14/12/2016

CREATECH cases: Alvaro Lladser, patience and dedication is based on the keys in the advance of research on immunotherapies against cancer in Chile

Image, courtesy Alvaro Lladser of Foundation Science and life.

Image, courtesy Alvaro Lladser of Foundation Science and life.

In Chile, there are several entities that are dedicated to generate research and development, one of them is Foundation Science and life. Founded in 1996, This private entity without profit aims to "improve the economic and social development of Chile through scientific discovery, "the entrepreneurship and the education in Sciences biological". For the founders the sciences play a role essential in the development social and economic of the country. For this reason created the concept science 360 °, low which is working simultaneously on:

  • Promote the discoveries through scientific research
  • Prepare scientists for the future
  • Build networks international that allow the participation of Chile in the science global
  • Promote enterprises of base biological
  • Stimulate and strengthen science education in schools and the community

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18/11/2016

Exponents International presented its experiences in Conference on innovation and biotechnology

Exhibitors of Conference international organized by AmCham. Photo: CREATECH.

Exhibitors of Conference international organized by AmCham. Photo: CREATECH.

The day 14 November was held in Santiago de Chile, the "Conference international innovation and biotechnology: Connecting with the world". The meeting organized by image of Chile and the Camera Chileno-Norteamericana of Commerce AmCham Chile, gathered around of 200 Professional and students linked to the innovation and to the biotechnology and counted with the participation of important exhibitors foreign and national. Then we tell you what tried this activity, supported by CORFO and attended part of the team of CREATECH.

The Welcome to the Conference was to charge of William Carey, Director and President of the Innovation Committee of AmCham Chile, Myriam Gómez, Executive Director of image of Chile, and Marcela angle, Manager of technological capabilities of CORFO. The latter referred to the way in which innovation in Chile is financed, Stressing that 2/3 of the investment it made the State and the universities, While only 1/3 the investment done by the private. For what is necessary to generate initiatives to connect the talent, existing mainly in universities, with the needs specific of the sector private.     Read more …

13/10/2016

Workshop on financing for entrepreneurs gives continuity to cooperation between CREATECH and Fondo Esperanza

Romina barrier, New business manager of CREATECH dictating FAITH entrepreneurs workshop. CREATECH photographs

Romina barrier, New business manager of CREATECH dictating FAITH entrepreneurs workshop.

Some time ago in the article "With talk about Marketing Digital, materialize cooperation between CREATECH and Fondo Esperanza", We tell them that CREATECH has a corporate volunteer program, within which the 7 June began a pilot program, a talk on Marketing Digital, between the consulting firm and Hope Fund (FAITH), institution of social development that supports entrepreneurs(ES) vulnerable sectors.

Continuing with this pilot program, Tuesday 6 September was the second scheduled activity: "Workshop of financing for the venture" in the same office of La Cisterna, neighborhood in Santiago, capital city of Chile. This was performed by Romina barrier, CREATECH as new business manager to support the nomination to funds of entrepreneurs to capital seed FOSIS and SERCOTEC, In addition to teaching about other tools private financing to entrepreneurs in this institution.     Read more …

28/09/2016

Fundación Chinquihue: R & d applied as a contribution for the development of small-scale fishing in the South of Chile

2016-09-28The Lakes Region, located in the South of Chile, ES, If not the first, an of the main suppliers of the country and exporting of products of the sea. According to the latest data from the National Institute of statistics (INE) for the July-September quarter of 2014 exports amounted to USD 1105 million per production in farms, landing craft and landing industrial. In addition, According to data from CORFO, almost the 100% the Miticultora industry is in this Region. Is by this that the sector aquaculture-fishing is transformed in a sector strategic of production, with specific policies of subsidies.     Read more …

26/08/2016

Innovation in March: C3D provides rapid prototyping, Design 3D and Mechatronics

photography-c3d"To be part of the ecosystem of entrepreneurship and innovation in Chile, supporting and supporting companies and entrepreneurs to realize their ideas. Be a reference company of leading open innovation innovative solutions in the area of Mechatronics and technology products".

It is the Mission of Crea3D engineering limited company, more known as C3D, company focused on innovation open in the area of the Mechatronics. Founded in 2012 and formed by Juan Pablo Oyarzun, Gabriel Aulestia, Felipe Bravo and Cristian Reichert. C3D specializes in the delivery of services of IyD+i companies and entrepreneurs have needs of developing ideas and technological projects.     Read more …

27/07/2016

Increase considerable in projects awarded and high presence of regions in results of stage 2 of V FONDEF VIU

2016-07-27In moments that are being evaluated the projects submitted to Stage 1 the VI contest of valorisation of the research at the University (VIU), whose call closed at the beginning of June, It gave to know them Stage results 2 the V contest of valorization of research at the University.

The National Commission of science and technology in Chile (CONICYT), through its program FONDEF, It seeks to promote a culture of innovative entrepreneurship in the Chilean universities, so is characterized by support and provide funding to projects of students of undergraduate and graduate thesis, whose research can be transformed into enterprises.     Read more …