Chile SME Investment Opportunities

PROCHILE, Trade Commission of Chile,
ENDEAVOR, the global leader in high-impact entrepreneurship, and
LAVCA, Latin American Venture Capital Association

are organizing an event where an exclusive selection of successful Chilean Small and Medium Enterprises (SMEs) will present their businesses.

The five selected companies are at the forefront of advancements in Chile, representing the growth sectors of biotechnology, medical devices, water treatment, and IT. Many of these new companies are expanding exponentially and hold patents internationally for their exclusive products and services.

We invite all investors and companies interested in doing business in the emerging markets to join us for this unique opportunity to hear about exceptional innovation coming out of Chile.


Wednesday, December 8, 2010


4:45 PM – 5:00 PM Registration

5:00 PM – 6:00 PM Presentations from CEOs of Five Companies

6:00 PM – 7:00PM Networking

“Flavors of Chile” hors d’oeuvres and wines  


Puro Chile

161 Grand Street (corner of Centre Street)

New York, NY  10013


Limited space

About the companies:

Aguamarina (BIOTECHNOLOGY): A biotech and biomining company with a technology that allows mines to extract up to 43.5 more pounds of copper per ton more than any other traditional methods. With clients such as BHP Billiton and others worldwide.  Aguamarina founder Pamela Chavez-Crooker was selected as an Endeavor Entrepreneur in 2010.

Gled (IT): A leading provider of augmented reality (AR) customized applications through their IVEO Desktop and IVEO Web, capable of adding virtual elements to the real world in many novel and surprising ways.

Surikat (MEDICAL DEVICES): A medical device company with focus on developing innovative healthcare products with breakthrough potential such as CleanCap, a disposable radiation shield with new lead‐free, non‐toxic and biodegradable materials.