Dean of Veterinary Medicine at UC Davis goes on an “academic tour” in Chile

April 11, 2019
Michael Lairmore arrived in Santiago to sign a memorandum of understanding with the Catholic University, basically to support the creation of its own school of veterinary medicine. During his busy days in the country, he also visited UC Davis Chile, met with Chilean UC Davis ex alumni and his colleagues from the University of Chile. He gave a talk in the College of Veterinary Doctors and visited the south of Chile in order to learn about its developed aquaculture.  

Dushyant Pathak leads a series of activities in Santiago

March 18, 2019

 

Con el propósito de participar en la última reunión de Directorio de UC Davis Chile, el Director Dushyant Pathak,  Vicerrector Asociado de Gestión Tecnológica y Relaciones Corporativas, protagonizó una apretada agenda  junto a Zane Starkewolfe, Director Asociado de Venture Catalyst, y Mike Lemcke, Coordinador de Programa de Venture Catalyst.

Successful Graduation of 20 fruit farming consultants who participated in the extension course

February 15, 2019
The course - 20 hours of online classes and 50 classroom hours – had two speakers from the University of California: Mark Bell and Louise Ferguson. The initiative – from the Regional Strategic Program for Sustainable Fruit Farming- was held by UC Davis Chile and financed by the Corfo and the Regional Government of Valparaíso.

The Chile Experience of the Marketing and Technology Transfer Hub for the Americas invites you to read its interactive memory

January 29, 2019

 

Between August 27 and September 7, this event of the Organization of American States (OAS) was held with the support of the University of Development – the location of the activity, UC Davis Chile, the Northwestern Biological Research Center (CIBNOR) and the Mexican National Council of Science and Technology (CONACYT). We invite you to download its interactive presentation.

The university as a driving force for science-based entrepreneurship

December 01, 2018

After 10 years, William “Bill” Tucker, Executive Director of Innovation Access at UC Davis, returned to Chile to participate in the III USM Tech Innovation Summit, event organized by the Santa Maria University (USM), academic partner of UC Davis Chile since December 2017. The Summit which was held last 20 November is the nation’s main event on artificial intelligence, new digital trends and scalable enterprises. Doctor Tucker’s expertise lies in this latter area.

California State Legislators visited UC Davis’ center in Chile

November 21, 2018

A delegation of California State Legislators –including senator Nancy Skinner and representatives Cecilia Aguiar-Curry, Marc Berman, Mike Gipson and Marc Levine- as well as business, environmental, and labor leaders visited UC Davis Chile last Monday, 19th. The 10 day Study Tour 2018 was organized by the California Foundation on the Environment and the Economy (CFEE) and the purpose was to examine how Chile is devising and implementing energy, infrastructure, and water policies which jointly advance environmental and economic priorities.

Reference genomes of Chilean wineyards: the science behind the vine

September 13, 2018

Celebrating the National Day of Wine, UC Davis Chile, center of international excellence funded by CORFO and dependent on the University of California Davis, in alliance with Universidad Andrés Bello (UNAB) and companies Víña Concha y Toro and VSPT Wine Group, announced important advances in the execution of the genetic identification project of grape clones of the most relevant varieties for the wine industry in Chile: Cabernet Sauvignon, Sauvignon Blanc, Chardonnay, Merlot and Pinot Noir.