Lima Convention Center

The workshop will be held at Lima Convention Centre on June 13, 14 and 15. The last day APEC delegations will visit the Cacao Innovation Centre and the Centre for Technological and the Biomedical and Environmental Research.





The Center for Technological, Biomedical and Environmental Research (CITBM) is the first center of excellence in Peru dedicated to the integration of scientific research with development and technological innovation, led by the National University of San Marcos. The two research areas are: Biotechnology and Health and Water, Soil and Society


It is a strategic alliance between Peruvian and foreign research institutions, private companies and producer associations. It is partially funded by the Peruvian government, in order to develop technology and innovation focused on providing solutions to the specific needs of the cacao value chain.