August 31, 2015
NANOBIOTEC, FROM UFMG, WINS IDEA TO PRODUCT™COMPETITION LATIN AMERICA 2014
I2P Latin America 2014 winner Nanobiotec, judges, sponsors, professor Graça Duque and competition directors Nadia Raposo and Rene Fernandes.
Juiz de Fora, August 9th, 2014 – NanoBiotec, from UFMG, was the winning team for the 2014 Idea to Product Competition – Latin America. NanoBiotec is a fungicide created from carbon nanotubes to combat rust on beans, being applied to the plant without the use of toxic agents.
- 2014 I2P Latin America Winner: NanoBiotec-UFMG
- 2014 I2P Latin America 1st Runner Up: Fuselmax-UNICAMP
- 2014 I2P Latin America 2nd Runner Up: Alfa-UFMG
- Grupo Boticário Challenge Outstanding Presentation: GENETEC-UFJF
- Grupo Boticário Challenge Winner: Alfa-UFMG
- 3M Challenge Outstanding Presentation: NUPICS-UFJF
- 3M Challenge Winner: NanoBiotec-UFMG
- CNPq Challenge Outstanding Presentation: DOC BASE NUCLEAR-UFJF
- CNPq Challenge Winner: e-Score-UFJF
2014 I2P Latin America Honorable Mention
2014 I2P Latin America Best ShowCase
August 9, 2014
BCHEM SOLUTION, FROM UFMG, WINS IDEA TO PRODUCT™ COMPETITION LATIN AMERICA 2013
Bhem Solutions, from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais, with judges Luiz Langbeck (L), Vanessa Vitoriano da Silva, Marcelo Tambascia and competition director Rene Jose Rodrigues Fernandes (R).
August 31st, 2013 – BChem Solutions, from UFMG, was the winning team for the 2013 Idea to Product Competition – Latin America. BChem has a innovative catalyst for the production of biodiesel as a byproduct from used vegetable oil.
Winner: BChem Solutions
1st Runner Up: Hidrata R
2nd Runner Up: Nanolysis
Honorable Mention: Terminus
Challenge Round Results
3M Challenge Winner: Hidrata R
Grupo Boticário Challenge Winner: Terminus
Outstanding Presentations: Terminus and Nanolysis
August 5, 2013
FEBETECH, FROM UFOP, WINS IDEA TO PRODUCT™ COMPETITION LATIN AMERICA 2012
FEBETECH, from Universidade Federal de Ouro Preto, with judges Luiz Langbeck (L), Carlos Praes and competition director Rene Jose Rodrigues Fernandes (R).
September 1st, 2012 – FEBETECH, from UFOP, was the winning team for the 2o12 Idea to Product Competition – Latin America. Febetech has a innovative technology for processing candeia oil, which aims to obtain essential oils and derivatives with high added value, being commercially attractive.
Winner: FEBETECH from UFOP
1st Runner Up: Nanobee from UFJF
2nd Runner Up: Optimizing from UFES
Outstanding Presentation: Easy Print Box from FGV and Incamp
Outstanding Presenter: Hudson Polonini from UFJF
Challenge Round Results
3M Challenge Winner: Nanocore from UFJF
Grupo Boticário Challenge Winner: FEBETECH from UFOP
FGV Challenge Winner: Optimizing from UFES
Outstanding Presentations: Easy Print Box, FEBETECH and Nanocore
January 16, 2013
Brazilian team wins I2P Global Competion
The Winner in the Energy Championship 2011 was Bio-Fiend, from Universidade Federal de Minas Gerais. Check their video.
The Second Runner Up in the Life Sciences Championship 2011 was Bioderm, developed at UFJF (Brazil). The product works to avoid fungal infections in animals. Read more…