With the aim of taking stock of the past seven years and jointly defining the direction for the future, the first meeting of the German-Chilean steering committee of the Partnering in Business with Germany programme took place in Santiago de Chile on 21 November 2023. The bilateral committee agreed to include a broader range of companies and increase the number of Chilean companies in order to intensify cooperation.
On 23 May, a networking event took place in Santiago, Chile. The participants were welcomed by Markus Weichert, responsible for Chile in the Manager Training Programme of the Federal Ministry for Economic Affairs and Climate Action. Continue reading
For many companies Green Economy is already an integral component of their corporate activities – also in the case of the managers from Chile and Mexico who visited Germany in June within the framework of the Manager Training Programme. It was a recurrent topic throughout the Programme. Continue reading
Germany and Chile have extended their partnership in the Manager Training Programme (MP). Both sides signed a Joint Declaration in Santiago de Chile on 21 December sealing the continuation of the cooperation until 2024. Continue reading
Eight years ago, Juan Reyes founded his own software start-up together with four friends from university. "A company has to be as diverse as a zoo," he says. Reyes completed the Manager Training Programme a year ago. It has become his springboard into international business. Continue reading
In one of the first virtual training courses, 17 MP participants from Chile explored green business options in a variety of applications from production, import and export to environmental economics and consulting in the energy sector. Given the ongoing energy transition underway in Chile, there was great interest in digitally exchanging information with two German companies in September 2020. Continue reading
Sustainability, climate protection and environmental technology are the core business areas of 16 managers from Chile. Through the MP, they came closer to achieving their business goal of also gaining a foothold in the German market.
In your average company, transformation has to be handled with courage and foresight. The second Chilean MP group, hosted by Conoscope GmbH in Leipzig in May, got to learn all about this first-hand when they visited IMM electronics GmbH.
Nobody could hope that the Santiago kick-off workshop would catch the eye of so big political celebrities. The workshop participants couldn’t believe their eyes – in the morning on the 29th of August, they were greeted by none other than Luis Felipe Céspedes, Chile’s Minister of Economy. Continue reading