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The Partners behind the Digital Americas Pipeline Initiative

The Institute for Robotic Process Automation & Artificial Intelligence (IRPA AI) has joined forces with Ruta N, a public institution owned by the City of Medellín, Colombia and dedicated to the development of innovative technology-based businesses, to launch the Digital Americas Pipeline Initiative. We’ll work together to leverage IRPA AI’s membership network, trusted relationships, training and certification capabilities, as well as the cost-effective technology talent pool in Medellín,  to develop trained, experienced, and certified RPA and AI professionals who are available on demand and at scale.​


Founded in 2013, and located in New York, the Institute for Robotic Process Automation and Artificial Intelligence (IRPA AI) is an independent professional association and knowledge forum for buyers, sellers, influencers and analysts of robotic process automation, cognitive computing and artificial intelligence. Our global network and advisory services offer leading-edge market intelligence, industry research, sourcing assistance and events as well as opportunities to learn and network with stakeholders across service industry functions. Membership in IRPA AI is free. To join and to learn more about IRPA AI please visit:

About Ruta N

Ruta N is a corporation created by the Medellin City Hall, TIGO-UNE and EPM in 2011 to boost the city’s innovation ecosystem by promoting the development of innovative technology-based companies, thus increasing the competitiveness of the city and the region. The Ruta N corporation, which is financed with public funds, not only promotes the development of companies operating in Medellin (Colombia’s second largest city), but also works with the public and private sectors to foster innovation, support entrepreneurs and provide technological training for youth. To learn more about Ruta N please visit

Both the Agency for International Cooperation (ACI) of Medellin and the national investment promotion agency ProColombia were involved in coordinating this partnership.

About the ACI Medellin

Founded in 2002, the Cooperation and Investment Agency of Medellin and the Metropolitan Area (ACI Medellin) is the entity responsible for finding different organizations and allies at the international level to foster the development of the region through two tools: foreign direct investment and international cooperation. The ACI Medellin supports this Memorandum of Understanding by providing American companies with legal and operational guidance in Medellin, industry context and key local connections, thus facilitating their easy entry and growth thereof on the Colombian market. To learn more, please visit us at:

About ProColombia

ProColombia is the organization tasked with the commercial promotion of non-traditional exports, international tourism, Foreign Investment in Colombia and the Colombia Country Brand. Through our national and international network of offices, we provide comprehensive consultancy and support to local entrepreneurs through services aimed at facilitating the design and implementation of their internationalization strategies, striving to generate, develop and finalize business opportunities. To learn more, please visit us at: