BioSpain 2014

7th International Meeting on Biotechnology

Pro Chile invites BIO 2014 (limited spaces)

A great opportunity to show the world promoting services and projects related to the biotechnology industry.

Fundación Biociencia: pioneering research of extremophiles in Latin America

More and more companies are turning to advances in biotechnology to improve industrial processes and it is being used by Chilean researchers.

Fundación Chile and AEON Biogroup, with funding from CORFO, invite you to the Second International Seminar Microalgae: A New Nutrition for Humanity.


Chile to debut national pavilion at Bio International Convention 2012 in Boston, Massachusetts


Open to biotechnology companies, researchers, government institutions, universities and suppliers, among others.

Biotechnology experts from around the world will land in Boston from June 18 to 22 for the industry’s most important conference: the Bio International Convention.

The four-day event will bring together some 15,000 people from more than 65 countries to look at the full spectrum of biotechnological innovation, from drug breakthroughs to biofuels, nanotechnology, genomics and cell therapy.

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Biotech entrepreneurs have new fund to develop their ideas

As of 4 May can compete in this new program funded ProChile up to 60% of the total cost of the winning projects and seeks to support and strengthen the internationalization of enterprises and national innovations of high export potential .

A new fund to finance ventures where biotechnology has a good chance , opened ProChile . This tender is valid between April 4 and May 4, 2012 and the application is done only through the site / ContactChile .

As reported by the competition website , is aimed at businesses and enterprises that have a high technological content , which have a proven business model , an obvious process of adding value, and a high export potential and growth of areas of information technology and communication ( software development, internet applications and mobile telephony) , environmental solutions tip , biotechnology and biomedicine, among other technological components to consider .

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Chile realiza el primer vuelo comercial con biocombustible de Sudamérica

Felipe Camposano, Director of Development for the sector brand Chile Biotech, was on board the flight and highlighted the event’s potential to support the development of the biorenewables industry in Chile.

On March 7, 2012, LAN Airlines y Copec took a step forward in the global search for sustainability, launching South America’s first ever commercial flight powered by second generation biofuels.

The historic flight between the Chilean cities of Santiago and Concepción was made aboard an A320 Airbus with CFM56-5B engines. The fuel was produced from refined vegetable oil residues, and met the strictest technical standards required for flights.

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Chile is preparing to participate in the fair of the world’s largest biotechnology


The event will bring together around 15,000 people from over 65 countries to look at the full spectrum of biotechnological innovation.

From the 18th until the 22nd of June the world’s most important biotechnology convention will be held in Boston: The Bio International Convention.

For the duration of these four days, the event will bring together around 15,000 people from over 65 countries to look at the full spectrum of biotechnological innovation which will range from the discovery of drugs, biofuels, nanotechnology and genomics, to cell therapy.

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Biotechnology firms and investors come together for first Chile Biotech Summit


Register online for this December 13 seminar, which will bring together organizations from both Chile and abroad, along with investors, government representatives, and more.

The Chile Biotech Investment Summit will take place next December 13 on the Huechuraba Campus of the Universidad Mayor in Santiago. It will bring together leading figures from the most important industrial sectors in the Chilean economy to discuss the key role biotechnology could play in the country’s future development.

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