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 …


With record round of business developed BIO International Convention

2016-06-30Between the 6 and 9 June was developed in San Francisco, United States, BIO International Convention, one encounters more important of the biotechnology industry worldwide, bringing together universities, research centers, companies among other entities related to biotechnological development.

The event brought to almost 16 thousand leaders of the industry and the exhibition included with 1800 representatives distributed in 50 State and international pavilions. They participated more than 800 speakers, which were divided into 157 conferences. The business round broke a new record, performing more than 35.700 meetings between pairs, 23% in the event of 2015.     Read more …


With event "Biotechnology for productivity", CORFO presents national biotechnology platform

Dr. Fernando Martinez, Photo: CREATECH

Dr. Fernando Martinez, Photo: CREATECH

The past 18 March, "Biotechnology for productivity" event is held in CORFO, in which there was talk about transversality of biotechnology as driving development tool for strategic sectors of Chile, within the framework of the presentation of the project of creation of a national platform for biotechnology. Below we provide more details of this.

The opening ceremony was conducted by Paola Canon, Advice sector in biotechnology of the program strategic national - health + Development, who through talk "Biotechnology as an enabling platform for productive diversification and sophistication", It contextualizó the emergence of biotechnology platform. This initiative of CORFO seeks to articulate the entire sector, i.e. connect the supply to the market.     Read more …


Smart Textiles, new space for technological innovation and creativity

2016-01-17The garments are intended to provide to the people of shelter and protection elements of the environment, but also reflect the style of people, complementing the clothing with accessories that make them part of the clothing. These objectives are translated into innovations over time related to materials that are manufactured fabrics, How are made clothes and of course changes in designs. These innovations in the industry have resulted in that, According to figures supplied by the World Trade Organization in 2014, the industry related to clothing, exported worldwide USD 483 1 billion in garments, corresponding to the 2,6% of total exports, and USD 314 billion in textiles, corresponding to the 1,7% exports worldwide.     Read more …


BIO International Convention held this week with participation of CREATECH

Between Monday 15 and Thursday 18 June takes place in Philadelphia, United States, the "BIO International Convention". The most important annual event of biotechnology.

This event brings together around of 1700 exhibitors in more of 60 pavilions of different States, regions and countries. With the participation not only of the companies leaders in biotechnology and major pharmaceutical companies around the world, but also with the assistance of more of 300 academic and research institutions, including laboratories and relevant government agencies. It also has the participation of leading consulting companies and services in the area.

This year Catherine Jelinek, General Manager of CREATECH, you are attending the Convention. So we will inform you in a future article about their participation and highlights from the event.


Pablo Valenzuela, successful scientist, is the protagonist of the 11° Biotech Tonic

The past 13 April 11 ° Biotech Tonic was held in Santiago de Chile, organized by Science Foundation &Life. On this occasion, the guest speaker was Dr. Pablo Valenzuela with the talk entitled "curiosity as a transformative agent: A personal experience". The scientist addressed main exemplifying the problems from his career and the experience of other scientists at national and international level.

Dr. Pablo Valenzuela is biochemist from the University of Chile and a Ph.d. in chemistry from Northwstern University. His successful career is linked to the Science Foundation &Life as co-founder and Chief Scientific Officer, He also is co-founder of the biotech Chiron and Bios Chile companies.     Read more …


Tamara Navarrete, NBC project engineer, turned out the winner of the draw carried out within the framework of the IV National Forum on biotechnology

In late October of last year the 4th National Forum on biotechnology was held in Campus Curauma of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso, I find that it attended the CREATECH during business Roundtable.

Entities such as CORFO, ASECH, CREAS, Fraunhofer Chile Research and course-CREATECH participated with stands. This opportunity not only served to give the work carried out by companies and participating institutions but also to offer their services. While the participants had the opportunity to do networking with representatives of each institution.     Read more …


National Biotechnology Forum was carried out with the presence of CREATECH

Diego CREATECH Domenech conversing with the Business Roundtable attendees of the 4th National Forum of biotechnology

Diego CREATECH Domenech conversing with the Business Roundtable attendees of the 4th National Forum of biotechnology

The day 29 October was held the 4th National Forum for biotechnology in the Campus Curauma of the Pontificia Universidad Católica de Valparaíso (PUCV), which was organized by the institution and the Biotechnology core Curauma (NBC) and it had the support of CORFO, Naturalis, Fraunhofer-Chile, More sustainable Valparaiso and compete more.

The event is configured in two blocks, one corresponding to 5 conferences and another dedicated to a Business Roundtable. Welcoming remarks were made by Dr. Rolando Chamy, Director of NBC, who referred to the role of core biotechnology in its four years of existence and of the different projects that NBC is currently developing. Among the audience of the event researchers were, entrepreneurs, students and representatives from CORFO among others.     Read more …


Outstanding talk by CREATECH on biotechnology and entrepreneurship at the University of Chile

2012-10-01On Monday 23 September, Natalia Cáceres, CREATECH engineer issued a talk on biotechnology and entrepreneurship at the University of Chile for students last year in the career of Biochemistry that taught the Faculty of chemical and pharmaceutical sciences of that House of studies.     Read more …


Featured Catherine Jelinek talk on biotechnology and entrepreneurship at the University of Chile

On Monday 24 September, Catherine Jelinek issued a talk on biotechnology and entrepreneurship at the University of Chile, for biotechnology course that taught the Faculty of chemical and pharmaceutical sciences of that entity.

The general manager of CREATECH exhibited within two hours before each 30 students, After receiving the invitation from the professor in charge of the class, Dr. Davor Cotorás. Talk, It was entitled "The biotechnology as a business for entrepreneurs", was divided into five modules: General orientation of commercialization of technologies, Business plans, finding the market opportunity, the product and your competition, and strategies for business and partners.     Read more …