Presentations

On October 24th, 2019, Carlos Tarrasón will speak about the "Ice Cream of the Future: new segments and business models - Brazil vision and American market". The presentation will be part of the the "II Ice Cream Industry Meeting" in Pernambuco, promoted by the Sindicato da Indústria de Doces e Conservas Alimenticias de Pernambuco, in Recife, Pernambuco, Brazil.

 
 
 
 

During the days 8 to 10 of October 2019, we participated in the XXII World Cluster Conference of TCI, organized by TCI in Antwerp, Belgium. Carlos Tarrasón, CEO of Cluster Consulting, made a presentation on the 3rd day with the experience of the company on the following topic: "Clustering to develop new and better strategies in Latin America". 

 

 
 
 

On September 5th, 2019, SEBRAE MG hold, together with the TCI Network and support of Cluster Consulting, an event focused on "Best practices and policies of competitiveness and innovation". The event was held in Belo Horizonte, MG, seeking to strengthen ties between institutions and regions. The institutions presented were SPRI - Basque Country, Innpulsa - Colombia and Bogota Chamber of Commerce - Colombia. The three invited organizations, together with SEBRAE MG, exchanged ideas and discussed the interrelationship between competitiveness and innovation instruments and how to apply the best practices in Minas Gerais - Brazil.

 

On August 15th, 2019, Carlos Tarrasón spoke about the "Future of food and beverages: new segments and business models - Brazil vision and Global market". The presentation was part of the the "Forum SEBRAE business development", promoted by the SEBRAE, in Cuiaba, MT, Brazil.

On July 12, 2019, Carlos Tarrasón will speak about the "Ice Cream of the Future: new segments and business models - Brazil vision and American market". The presentation will be part of the the "Ice Cream Journey 2019", promoted by the "Associação Gaúcha das Indústrias de Gelados Comestíveis e Afins" (Agagel), in Lajeado, RS, Brazil. Click the link to see a short version of the presentation.

Carlos Tarrasón presented on May 30, 2019, in Santo Domingo, the study and diagnosis of the Agricultural Chains of Dominican Republic, with the objective of increasing the competitiveness of the supply and the quality of the goods and services produced in the country and support the strategic plan of the agricultural sector. The study presents the results of the analysis of ten value chains for agricultural products in the Dominican Republic: avocado, cacao, banana, coconut, mango, pineapple, greenhouse vegetables, oriental vegetables, passion fruit and cassava. The project was carried out in partnership with the "Consejo Nacional de Competitividad" of Dominican Republic and with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).

On April 10, 2019, Carlos Tarrasón spoke at the "Working Group of Experts on Subnational Competitiveness" - GTECS Ecuador - on Intelligent Specialization and Development of Territorial Vocations. The event aimed to promote the debate on subnational competitiveness and the knowledge about the different methodologies in the elaboration of reports, measurements and agendas of competitiveness in the provinces, states, subregions, and cities among South American agents.

On December 5th of 2018, Carlos Tarrasón, the director of Cluster Consulting, attended the Seminar on Intelligence for Local Economic Development organized by SEBRAE-MG. Carlos presented a lecture on the Development of Territorial Vocations and Smart Specialization, presenting examples of how to address the development policies.

The 13th November 2018, Carlos Tarrasón will be presenting in the 2nd Seminar about "The future in food & beverages", organized by FIERGS and SEBRAE-RS in Porto Alegre, RS, Brazil. 

The 7th June 2018, Carlos Tarrasón was at the X Congress Latin American integration routes in Porto Alegre, RS. Presented his experience about how regional cooperation increases competitiveness through the clusters and showed some examples from RS clusters. See presentation here. 

The 17th May 2018, Carlos Tarrasón presented in the webinar "Strategy construction of a cluster initiative I" where he shared his experience with the Latin American TCI members. Carlos Tarrasón is the Brazil representative in this chapter and helps to communicate the concept and best practices in clusters.  See presentation here

 

 

 

 

On March 1 and 2, 2018, Carlos Tarrasón spoke at the GTECS Chile about the RIS3 / smart specialization policy in Brazil. The event aimed to promote the debate on subnational competitiveness and the knowledge about the different methodologies in the elaboration of reports, measurements and agendas of competitiveness in the provinces, states, subregions, and cities among South American agents. See more details here.

 

 

 

 

On November 23rd of 2017, the company's director Carlos Tarrasón ministered a presentation in the industrial city of Contagem about the New Industrial Revolution, explaining the concept, the new technologies and its applications, new business models, examples in the whole world and in Brazil and reflected about what are the opportunities for the micro and small enterprises in this new industry context.

Carlos Tarrasón, director of Cluster Consulting, participated in the Asia-Pacific Economic Cooperation (APEC) Forum in Lima, Peru. The event took place on November 16 and 17, 2017, and had Global and Local Policies and Economic Instruments for Strengthening Stakeholder Capability in Cluster Promotion. Carlos was the moderator of the panel Latin America: Case Studies, in which were presented successful clusters from in Peru and Vietnam.

 

During the days 7 and 9 of November 2017, we participated in the XX World Cluster Conference of TCI, organized by TCI in Bogotá, Colombia. Carlos Tarrasón, CEO of Cluster Consulting, made a presentation on the 3rd day with the experience of the company on the following topic: "Promote entrepreneurship through cluster initiatives". 

 

On August 29th of 2017, we participated in the SEBRAE-MG internal training journey about how to develop the territorial vocations and their relations with the smart specialization policies. Carlos Tarrasón, the director of Cluster Consulting, presented examples of how to address the development politicies.

During the 8th and 10th November 2016 Carlos Tarrasón participated in the 19th TCI Global Conference on Clusters, organized by TCI in Eindhoven, Holland. Carlos presented the experience of the company on the topic: "Inovation in Food Clusters in Minas Gerais". More information about the event at the link: http://www.tci2016.org/ 

During the 14th and 17th June 2016 we participated in the 9th Latin American Clusters Congress, organized by the TCI, in the city of Temuco in Chile. Carlos Tarrasón, Cluster Consulting director, presented one session with the company experience: "IT Serra Gaúcha cluster betting for Industry 4.0." See presentation here. Further information about the congress at: http://9clactci.com

During the 16th and 19th of June 2015 we participated in the 8th Latin American Congress of Clusters, organized by TCI, in the city of Medellin, Colombia. Carlos Tarrasón, director of Cluster Consulting, presented the experience of the company in the panel: "How to build the cluster vision for the future and the business models for the companies of the cluster". See presentation. More information about the event at: http://8clactci.com/es/

On the 19th September 2014 we were discussing the challenges and future of the Camaçari Cluster in Bahia, largest industrial cluster in Latin America. Carlos Tarrasón presented the benefits of being a cluster and explained the importance of densifying the value chain in Bahia. See video with the presentation at the link and articles about Cluster Investment atraction and Densifying the value chain published in the newspaper o Correio da Bahia.