Creo en Chile’s Young Agribusiness Innovation Panel highlights CRI case study

As part of the Creo en Chile event, which brought entrepreneurs and innovators together for two days, a panel on Young Agribusiness Innovation was held, made up by the Center for Research and Innovation (CRI), Fundación para la Innovación Agraria (FIA), UC Davis Chile, and the cases of 3 entrepreneurs in this sector.

International winemaking expert visits CRI

As part of a two-day visit, renowned UC Davis professor, David Block (PhD), participated in an intense program of activities at the CRI. The visit took place under the framework of the consulting that he is providing for the Research Line T, conducted jointly by the CRI and UC Davis Chile, in order to review the project’s progress, methodology and action plan, as well as to resolve queries and define strategies for the development a product prototype by the end of this year.

Relive the panel on “The wine industry and innovation: A necessary leap for the sustainability of the sector”

The Center for Research and Innovation (CRI) was the meeting place for the panel on “The wine industry and innovation: A necessary leap for the sustainability of the sector”, which included the participation of the Intendant of Chile’s Maule Region, Mr. Pablo Meza, the Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Carlos Furche, wine industry representatives, members of academia and universities, and important players in the world of innovation and research.

The CRI will present at Creo En Chile: the Lollapalooza of entrepreneurship and innovation

Creo en Chile is a meeting point for the largest entrepreneurship and innovation projects in the country. The second edition of this event will be held on June 14 and 15 in Espacio Riesco, in which thousands of attendees will have the opportunity to access more than one hundred talks, conferences, workshops, mentoring and networking.

Together with the Minister of Agriculture, the Intendant of Chile’s Maule Region and other regional authorities visited the CRI

With the presence of the Intendant of Chile’s Maule Region, Mr. Pablo Meza, the Minister of Agriculture, Mr. Carlos Furche, wine industry representatives, members of academia and universities, and important players in the world of innovation and research, the panel on “The wine industry and innovation: A necessary leap for the sustainability of the sector” was held.

Opportunity of Internship, Thesis / Memory in the company

The Center for Research and Innovation (CRI) was born as a response to the new challenges facing our industry and shows the commitment of Viña Concha y Toro to the development of winemaking, focusing on applied research that responded to the real industry needs. We are looking for: 1 intern student (3 month minimun period), 2 MSc students (6 month minimun period) and 1 PhD student (1 year minimum period) developing their research (or looking to develop) in areas related to the biological sciences (plant biology, molecular biology, phytopathology, biotechnology […]

Viña Concha y Toro will represent Chile at Open EUREKA Innovation Week

The event is considered to be one of the most important R&D&I activities in Europe and the world. In its 2017 edition, Chile will be included as a EUREKA associated country, becoming the first Latin American country to join the network. Viña Concha y Toro is one of the five companies that will represent Chile at the event, and the only one from the wine industry, standing out due to the international prestige of its wines and its Center for Research and Innovation that was inaugurated at the end of […]

Our aim is to become a global leader in wine research

Two years after its inauguration, and having recently launched its new Molecular Biology Laboratory, Gerard Casaubon, Director of Viña Concha y Toro’s Center for Research and Innovation, talks about the Company’s decision to develop this kind major of infrastructure —unique in Latin America— which today presented its initial results..

Viña Concha y Toro Research and Innovation Center has started the application period for those who are interested in joining the team of the Molecular Biology Laboratory

Viña Concha y Toro Research and Innovation Center has started the application period for those who are interested in joining the team of the Molecular Biology Laboratory. For more information, download “Molecular Biology Analyst” and “Sampling Technician” sheets. Applications must be sent by Friday, April 14 at felipe.gainza@conchaytoro.cl