On December 17, 2020, the action plan for the Teresina fashion cluster was presented, with the participation of more than 50 representatives of companies and institutions. A set of actions were presented to organize and energize the cluster, improve the identity and positioning of brands, improve productivity and quality in companies, strengthen online sales and expand sales to other states, as well as the acceleration of Business. The cluster is part of the Teresina Competitiva Program, led by the mayor's office, with the support of SEBRAE, BNB, the State Government and FIEPI and financed by World Bank.

On November 24, 2020, we will participate in the 12th Latin American Congress of Clusters, organized by TCI, virtually. Carlos Tarrasón, director of Cluster Consulting, will moderate the panel on opportunities for agribusiness and sustainability in Latin America, with the participation of Piero Ghezzi and Marcelo Yangosian.Access the registry here

 

 

During the days 14th to 15th of October 2020, we participated in the XXIII World Cluster Conference of TCI, organized by TCI, in a digital format. Carlos Tarrasón, CEO of Cluster Consulting, made a presentation on the second day with the experience of the company on the following topic: "COVID accelerating digital transformation in fashion and health services in Teresina, Brazil". 

 

 
During the days 14th to 15th of October 2020, we participated in the XXIII World Cluster Conference of TCI, organized by TCI, in a digital format. Juan Luis Salinas, Cluster Consulting Peru consultant, made a presentation on the second day with the experience of the company on the following topic: "Developing a strategy for sustainable and deforestation-free Amazonian cocoa from Ecuador". 

Procuramos consultor a tempo completo para se incorporar na empresa de forma imediata. Trabalho remoto por um período de 4-6 meses. 

O consultor deverá ser formado em Administração, Economia ou afins, será valorado ter mestrado e mais de 3 anos de experiência. 

What opportunities exist for small farmers and associations of quinoa in Peru? In this article by Jack Hoagland, Carlos Tarrasón, and Juan Luis Salinas, we analyze the history and primary trends of the market, in addition to describing ways some quinoa producers have advanced in an industry that is increasingly international. See article here.

On July 9th, 2020, Cluster Consulting presented, to institutions and companies of the cocoa and chocolate sector, the results of the consulting project to identify and analyze the international demand for sustainable and deforestation-free Amazonian cocoa. Project hired by UNDP under the ProAmazonia program in Ecuador, in collaboration with the ministry of agriculture and environment. See presentation published by PROAmazonía.

 

Next 7th July 2020, Carlos Tarrason will present on the webinar for the Girardot economic reactivation "the cluster instrument for estrategic change, a tool for the reactivation", in Cundinamarca, Colombia. See presentation in this link (Spanish). 

The municipality of Teresina hired Cluster Consulting to execute a Cluster Competitiveness Program in the city of Teresina, to develop the clusters of health services, fashion clothing and education services, as well as the training of the municipality and partner institutions (SEBRAE -PI, FIEPI, BNB, ..) on issues of competitiveness and clusters. The program started on 27th July 2020 and will develop competitiveness strategies for the short, medium and long term. In the current situation, clusters will serve as a working unit to provide solutions to the most urgent demands of the sectors and support economic reactivation.  

On January 13th, 2020, Cluster Consulting started the consulting project to identify and analyze the international demand for sustainable and deforestation-free Amazonian cocoa. Project hired by UNDP under the ProAmazonia program in Ecuador, in collaboration with the ministry of agriculture and environment. 

 

On Dezember 4th, 2019, was presented the action plan and governance structure for the "Dairy Cluster in Cajamarca", Perú. The project, which is being developed by Cluster Consulting, is an initiative of the Peruvian institution CEDEPAS Norte supported by Innóvate Perú (Production Ministry).