On November, 6th took place the training session and debate for the selected projects of the 2014 Edition of the CITES Startups program. In this opportunity, the event took place in the IAE Business School, located in the campus of the Universidad Austral in Pilar.
The session had two main events. In the first place, training about communication strategies development for projects directed by Marcelo Rabinovich, founder and director of consultant agency Praxis and mentor of ENDEAVOR; and about the building of pitch in order to present their idea to potential investors by Heloisa Fernandez, Brazilian editor and translator, President of MASTERTEXTO and mentor of NAVES/IAE.
In the second place, there was the opening of a shared space among mentors and entrepreneurs in which each project made its presentation, receiving comments and contributions of all participants in the process. This important session occurred in the context of mentorships of the CITES Startups Program, which is almost finishing. Our entrepreneurs are getting ready for the important Demo Day that will take place on December this year. In that event they will present their already consolidated project to the investors.
About the CITES Startups Program It is a program of business plans acceleration for entrepreneurs who work in the areas of Nanotechnology, Biotechnology, Engineering and ICTs. The aim is to support ideas with a technological base so they can become Companies that support the economy of the whole country. For more information: www.cites-gss.com/startups