Pitch Your Transformation: The Node CIV-VAL

20 January 2022 17:30 (GMT)
20 January 2022 18:30 (GMT)

This session of ‘Pitch Your Transformation’ incorporates:

  • The Node CIV-VAL
  • Arts for Sustainability Literacy: An experimental approach employing temporary uses in urban regeneration
  • Novel evaluation methods to derive insight from science technology and innovation artefacts regarding SDGs

Each project presents for 10 minutes followed with 30 minutes of Q&As.


The Node CIV-VAL

The CIV-VAL Node is a consortium composed of 5 universities and 3 research centers in the regions of Valparaiso and Coquimbo in Chile, and seeks to accelerate the territorial impact of Science, Technology, Knowledge and Innovation in these regions, and it´s funded by the National Agency for Research and Development of Chile (ANID), under the Program “Nodes for the Acceleration of Territorial Impact of Science, Technology, Knowledge and Innovation”.

Ref: #31 (runs with 35, 46)

Knowledge infrastructures for transformation
Challenge-led: Knowledge generation and appropriation


Etienne Choupay Magna
Etienne is currently Director of Incubation and Businesses at Pontificia Catholic University of Valparaiso, Director of Node CIV-VAL and Director Science Up Consortium. He has 20 years of experience in project management innovation, entrepreneurship and technology transfer activities. He also has a PhD in Management Sciences of the University of Santiago, Chile. Chemical Engineer and master’s in Industrial Engineering the Pontificia Catholic University of Valparaiso.