Launch your business idea with JumpUC (2012) new contest

This Wednesday (March 28th, 2012) JumpUC oficially launches their 2012 contest edition at Campus San Joaquín, PUC.

Students from all Chilean universities can apply until April 30th and submit their ideas to these topics: Science & Technology; Global; Social and Arts!

The winners (three for each topic) are going to receive US$ 2,000 to get their idea started and a business tour in Brazil (Innovation Award sponsored by Ideal).


11:00am Stands from Partners: ASECH, Start-Up Chile, DAE-UC, Centro Innova DuocUC, IncubaUC, Ideal, BCI, EmprendeUC y FEUC

1:00pm Welcome by Cristóbal García, Romina Barrera(EmprendeUC) and Edmundo Casas (Centro Innova DuocUC).

1:10pm Previous JumpUC 2011 winners will share their experience and how JumpUC changed their lifes: Pedro Manuel Castro (Proyecto Timer), Jorge Chartier (GiveO2), Constanza Cifuentes (Proyecto Radar) and Sergio Castillo (Sagcy).

1:25pm Start-Up Chile presentation. Antti Virolainen (Aalto University, Finland) is going to share how he has been developing his startup “Kassi” in Chile.

1:40pm Speakers and Members of ASECH: Sebastián Hudson (Ambart) and Francisca Varela (Comunicatext)

2:00pm JumpUC Swag and event closing