Start-Up Chile and Start-Up Brasil will host a DemoDay together!


We are THRILLED to let you know that Start-Up Chile and Start-Up Brasil will host a Demo Day together! Save the date for October 29th, in Santiago de Chile. This event will showcase the best startups from each program to influential LatAm and global investors, while also showing the world what governments can do for innovation and entrepreneurship, together. Start-Up Chile and Start-Up Brasil’s joint event serves as a great statement on international collaboration to support entrepreneurship.

On October 29th, startups representing the Start-Up Chile and Start-Up Brasil program will go on stage to show investors they appeal, in just a few minutes. The event will be hosted in Santiago, Chile, but great international attendance and attention is expected: had you ever seen two governments supporting their startups, together?

This Demo Day is a joint initiative of Start-Up Chile (CORFO) and Start-Up Brasil (MCTI), and has the support of the Ministry of External Relations of Brazil and Apex-Brasil, the Brazilian Trade and Investment Promotion Agency. We thank Sonda for their sponsorship. This event is a contribution by the Government of Brazil to Chile’s “Year of Innovation”, which is celebrated throughout 2013.

Start-Up Brasil and Start-Up Chile share some chapters of history, and a vision. The two programs decided to host a Demo Day together, honoring the historical friendship between their countries and putting the benefit of their startups first. This Demo Day hosted by two different countries’ programs will show the world what government and international collaboration can do for startups: both countries share a vision where the spirit of entrepreneurs and innovators is a key element for economic and society’s development.

WHAT? Start-Up Chile- Start-Up Brasil Demo Day

WHEN? October 29th (open to the general public)

WHERE? Sala Omnium, Santiago de Chile (Av. Apoquindo 4900, near Metro Escuela Militar)

HOW? Sign up, here: