ChileMass Innovation Day 2020: The Life Sciences Revolution

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Welcome to the ChileMass Innovation Day!

“ChileMass Innovation Day 2020”, the second of its kind in Massachusetts, aims to strengthen our work in Massachusetts through a conference focused on The Revolution in Life Sciences.

This is a two-day event:

Thursday, April 2nd 

The Life Sciences Revolution: Made in Chile

Time:5pm to 8pm

Place: Venture Café, Cambridge Innovation Center.

 Venture Café is a non-profit organization that foster collaboration, ignite creativity, catalyze action and yield solutions to the problems facing humanity today, locally and globally. Events will be at its location at the Cambridge Innovation Center in the Kendall Square area, which are attended by a highly specialized local public. Expected audience: 400-500 people.

This event will expose four Chilean startups in the area of biotech and medical devices. There will be pitch sessions, small presentation about ChileMass and ProChile, and great videos about Chile while enjoying Chilean wine and salmonFree and open to the public.


Friday, April 3rd:

ChileMass Innovation Day: The Life Sciences Revolution

Time: 7:30am-4:30pm

Place: Tsai Auditorium, David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University.

We will feature interesting topics like biotech, aging, and health sciences in the digital era, and discuss how this revolution is already affecting the way we eat, dress, and live. The conference will host speakers from the Chilean government, academia and private industry, as well as representatives from the private and public sectors of Massachusetts.

This conference is an excellent opportunity for companies, universities, startups, and other organizations in the United States and Chile to find opportunities to connect and collaborate.

This event is organized by the Chile Massachusetts Alliance (“ChileMass”), in collaboration with the Embassy of Chile to the United StatesCORFO (Chilean agency for economic development), and the David Rockefeller Center for Latin American Studies at Harvard University.

By invitation only. If you are interested in participating, please contact

Innovation Day 2019: The Future of Clean Tech and Advanced Manufacturing

ChileMass Innovation Day Streaming

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ChileMass Innovation Day 2019 was held at the Massachusetts Institute of Technology’s Wong Auditorium on April 9th.

Welcoming remarks
Introduction Juan Necochea 0:00 🎥& Fernanda Soza 3:27 🎥
ChileMass Award Yuly Fuentes 9:53 Cesar Hidalgo 16:39 🎥
Damon Cox 23:00 🎥
Boriana Benev, on behalf of Embajador de Chile en USA, Alfonso Silva 32:35 🎥
President of Chile, Sebastian Piñera 36:30 🎥

A Greener World? The Future of Clean Tech in CL&MA
Ivan Rudnik (MIT Chile Club) 37:38 🎥
Keynote Speaker: Petar Ostojic 39:18 🎥
Warren Adams 1:10:10 🎥
Claudio Seebach 1:15:51 🎥
Daniel Goldman 1:29:10 🎥
Mark Vasu 1:40:31 🎥
A Greener World? The Future of Clean Tech in CL&MA Panel Moderated by Warren Adams 1:51:29 🎥

Coffee Break

CHILE: A land of Opportunities Executive Director of Invest Chile
Cristián Rodríguez 2:19:16 🎥
Victoria Paz 2:27:18 🎥

Manufacturing the Future: How CL&MA can make a difference
Marcelo Larraguibel 2:40:51 🎥
Keynote Speaker: Kent Larson 2:45:23 🎥
Brittany McDonough 3:19:18 🎥
Fady Saad: 3:21:01 🎥
Luke Winston: 3:30:05 🎥
Bernardo Larrain 3:37:55 🎥
Viviana Meruane 3:47:48 🎥
Manufacturing the Future: How CL&MA can make a difference Panel Moderated by Brittany McDonough: 3:55:15 🎥

Mark Sullivan (off mic) 4:06:59 🎥
Closing Remarks Ramon Salinas 4:10:33 🎥

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