Intellectual Property and Innovation Committee

The goal of this committee is to promote a culture where the defense of intellectual property is at its base, whichstrengthens and highlights thework undertaken on innovation. Itsgoalis to ensure the protection of investments made by entrepreneurs and innovators, whether ChileanorAmerican, and tocontribute to increasing productivity and competitiveness in Chile.

Chair:

Guillermo Carey, AmCham Chile Director and Partner at Estudio Carey

Co-chair:

Carlos Murillo, General Manager ofPfizer

Priority issues in 2015:

Protecting personal data; research and development (R&D); technology transfer models; innovation and entrepreneurship.

Goals:

Promote a culture of intellectual property, review domestic laws and analyze amendments to bills.

Activity:

“Tu Creación Vale” educational campaign.