Crystal-Lagoons scholarships highlighted on El Mercurio´s academic article for executives29 August, 2014 / News
In an innovation article for executives written by Ricardo San Martin, Ph.D. Imperial College, in the context of a partnership of El Mercurio and Pontifical Universidad Católica from Chile to support professional training, Crystal-Lagoons-Berkeley Scholarship Program was mentioned as a good opportunity and great method to have more professionals who thinks “out of the box”.
San Martin highlights that the general feeling of the Chilean entrepreneurs after four days of intense work in the course is of a great learning of new techniques to improve their businesses, together with realizing that they are as intelligent and capable as other participants from the U.S. and all over the world.
“They are surrounded by entrepreneurs with great experience whom challenge them constantly and push them to be even better. Another learning is that is necessary to create networks with first class professionals who are key in terms of putting ideas into market”, San Martin wrote.
Crystal-Lagoons Corporation is an international innovation company that has developed and patented technology that allows for the low-cost construction and maintenance of unlimited size bodies of water in crystal-clear condition. Patented in 160 countries, Crystal Lagoons’ technology applications range widely from its recreational business, which brings the dream of idyllic beach life to any corner of the world, to its industrial variations in closed-circuit cooling, water desalination and applications for the mining industry. The technology was pioneered by Fernando Fischmann, the founder and chairman of Crystal-Lagoons Corporation. A trained biochemist, Fischmann patented the technology and founded Crystal Lagoons Corporation in 2007. In less than three years since its formation, Crystal-Lagoons Corporation has seen exponential growth and is currently involved in over 300 projects in more than 60 countries, including Egypt, Jordan, United Arab Emirates, Saudi Arabia, Indonesia, Singapore, Colombia, Brazil, Argentina, Peru, Paraguay and United States.