CITES attended the StartupHealth Festival and Biotech&MedtechShowcase in San Francisco, USA

CITES obtained one of the three franchises as Scientific Accelerator of the National Acceleration Funds Program.
4 December, 2017
Boot camp with entrepreneurs in Bariloche
25 January, 2018

CITES attended the StartupHealth Festival and Biotech&MedtechShowcase in San Francisco, USA

Start Up Health is an accelerator which, through its investorsunion is planning to invest US$ 1.000 million in the biggest and most diverse portfolio of companies active in digital areas related to health in the world. Its aim is to get 10 companies that change health paradigm. This year, were present at the event Joe Biden (USA former Vice President), SueSiegel (ChiefInnovation Officer at General Electrics), Jim Lecinski (Sales Vice President at Google), Vas Narasimhan (CEO of Novartis Pharma), among other referents of companies leaders in health treatment in the world.

Viewmind, one of CITES incubated and invested companies and winner of the prestigious award Start Up Summit granted by Novartis, attended the VIP business rounds of Start Up Health obtaining promising results.

Furthermore, CITESwas the only Latin American investor present at Biotech & Medtech Showcase, in these conferences where there are more than 1,000 investors, 2,000 companies and 3,000 attendees. These events take place in the context of J.P. Morgan HealthcareConference, organized every year by J.P. Morgan – worldwide leading company in financial services -in San Francisco, California, with the aim of gathering together in one place the biggest global investors with companies that define new trends in health care. At this edition there were more than 450 companies and 10,000attendees.

By its active accompaniment to its invested companies, CITES ensures visibility and the extension of the strategic contacts network of its Startups, guaranteeing global reach of the companies within its portfolio.