Technological solutions for an integral urban growth.

Sustainable business Latin America-Europe

Location: Sociedad Nacional de Industrias (SNI), Calle Los Laureles 365, San Isidro, Lima (Peru)
Date: 4-5 July
Sectors: Renewable Energies, Environmental Technologies and ICTs
Organiser: Sociedad Nacional de Industrias (SNI) in collaboration with Consejo Nacional de Ciencia, Tecnología e Innovación Tecnológica (CONCYTEC), Instituto Tecnológico de Producción (ITP) and TECNALIA
Price: Free (registration required).
Hashtag: #ELANnetworkPE




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"Technological solutions for an integral urban growth" aims to create spaces that promote the generation of technology-based businesses between Europe and Latin American in order to address the main challenges of the country in sustainable growth's terms. It is proposed to address 6 main challenges:

  1. Sustainable Construction
  2. Renewable energy, energy efficiency
  3. Territorial and urban planning
  4. Mobility / Transport
  5. Drinking Water and sanitation
  6. Waste treatment

In this sense, it will involve the participation of the main actors of the private sector, the state, and the academy focused on sustainable local management, from Latin America and Europe.


  • Identify the current situation of the country challenges in order to development sustainable cities.
  • Promote the creation of networks between the attendees to the event, encouraging the technological development and the creation of strategic alliances.
  • Share public and private initiatives in the country, as well as exchange successful experiences of sustainable cities.
  • Present the technological capabilities of European companies that address the challenges of the country.
  • Generate bilateral meetings between potential European and Latin American partners, in order to promote the co-generation of concrete opportunities, through a Business Roundtable.

This year, the ELAN Network Peru event will establish synergies with the Expo Energy Efficiency Fair- EEE 2017 (5-8 July), a fair linked to the energy sector that has been take place since 2013 and this year will be focus in “Renewable energy and innovation for industry and cities”, encompassing areas such as renewable energies, LED technologies and sustainable construction. 

Both events are closely associated with sustainable cities' topic, reason for which synergies in order to have multiplier results and access to special promotions for ELAN Network Peru event attendees. To know more about the benefits of this agreement, contact to

Also during the same week will be develop the International Fair EXPOARCON, the International Meeting for Supplier for Construction, Infrastructure Development, Real State Development and Architecture and Engineering, belonging to the construction and infrastructure sector. 



  • Companies interested in generating Technology-Based Business Opportunities (TBBOs) within the framework of the challenges identified of the country.
  • Regional and Local governments interested in the development of sustainable cities.
  • Technological Centers, Universities, Research Institutes and other knowledge-based organizations.
  • Clusters, business associations and other organizations of business support.

At the 2016 event, 160 bilateral meetings were carried out and over 60 business opportunities were identified among European and Latin American SMEs




Dynamic group activities will be carry out with the general objective of identifying the current state of the selected themes, establishing challenges, improvements and consolidating areas for the generation of business opportunities based on the transfer of technology.  These activities will include identification of challenges in the priority areas, presentation of European companies, co-creation sessions and bilateral meetings as well as spaces for networking.