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IDB opens registration for innovation and creative economy event in Chile

Demand Solutions lands in Santiago on December 11 to highlight the impact of the Orange Economy in the region

The Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) has opened the registration for Demand Solutions, the largest event on innovation and entrepreneurship in Latin America and the Caribbean, to be held this year in Santiago, Chile on December 11th.

Demand Solutions seeks to highlight the impacts of the creative industries in the traditional development sectors. The theme of Demand Solutions Santiago will be "Creativity for Export", underscoring the creativity of Latin American talent as a business opportunity through video games, audiovisual content, smart fashion, and digital art, among others.

The event will conclude with a Pitch Competition, where 10 startups selected through the Startup Contest will present their solutions before a panel of judges and compete for additional prizes.

Demand Solutions offers inspiring talks and a unique opportunity to network with entrepreneurs, creativity thinkers and innovators in the region.

The event is free but requires prior registration here.

What: Demand Solutions Santiago, Chile

When: Tuesday December 11th 2018, 09:00 to 18:00 hrs.

Where: CorpArtes

About the IDB

The Inter-American Development Bank is devoted to improving lives. Established in 1959, the IDB is a leading source of long-term financing for economic, social and institutional development in Latin America and the Caribbean. The IDB also conducts cutting-edge research and provides policy advice, technical assistance and training to public and private sector clients throughout the region.

Since its creation in 2013, Demand Solutions has brought together more than 14,000 entrepreneurs, innovators, artists, thinkers and opinion leaders from more than 30 countries on 4 continents.

The event, which is now in its thirteen edition, is part of the IDB mission to promote innovative solutions from the different sectors of the Orange Economy, highlighting its impact on the development of our countries, and converting Latin America and the Caribbean into the region of creativity

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Eliana Prada
elianap@iadb.org 
(202) 623-1204