Bilder från Brazil and the future

Internationella kvinnodagen

Brasilien seminarium 16/3

Conference "
Brazil and the Future"

New Energy – Biofuels – Science & Culture

March 16, 2010 - 09:00-16:00 - IVAs Konferenscenter, Grev Turegatan16, Wallenbergsalen

Jornal do Brasil
and Casa Brasil in a partnership with Stockholm University HoldingEmbassy of Brasil in Sweden and Brazilian Chamber of Commerce is pleased to invite you to a conference about Brazilian challenges in the fields of Sustainability, International Integration, regional development, economy, science and culture.

"Brazil and the future" brings together leaders of different and vibrant sectors of Brazil's and Sweden's economy, industry, culture and society.


8h30 – 09h: Registration

Conférencier: Elisa Sohlman, General Secretary, Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in Sweden

9h – 9h40: Opening

• Thomas Malmer, Project Manager at The Royal Swedish Academy of Engineering- IVA

• Antonino Mena Gonçalves, Brazilian Ambassador

• Gunnar Wieslander, State Secretary, Ministry for Foreign Affairs

• Marcos Troyjo, Director the Board of Jornal do Brasil

9h40 – 12h20, 1st panel:

"New Energy, Sustainability and Industry"

Hugo Oljemark, President, Brazilian Chamber of Commerce in Sweden

9h40 – Miguel Rossetto, President Petrobras Biofuel, "Biofuels: a new energy to the world"

10h00 – Martin Lundstedt, Scania, Member of Executive Board. Executive Vice President, Head of Franchise and Factory Sales, "Scania is aiming high to develop the ethanol market for heavy duty".

10h20 – Antonio Roberto Cortes, President of Volkswagen Trucks and Buses in Brazil and President of MAN Latin America.

10:40 - Coffee break

10h55 – Prof. Sven Kullander, Chairman Energy Committee at The Royal Swedish Academy of Sciences, "Will edible crops be sufficient also for food?".

11h15 – Allan Kardec Duailibe Barros Filho, Director of the National Petroleum, gas and Biofuel Agency (ANP), "Development and Sustainability - the challenge of biofuels".

11h30 – Otavio Lucchese, Partner, Brazil Desk, Advokatfirman Törngren Magnell: "Business opportunities on public biddings – World Cup 2014 and Olympic Games 2016"

11h45 – Marcelo Hallacke, Brazil Foundation New York ," Brazil's Legal Infrastructure towards businesses"

12h00 – Discussion

12h20 – Lunch break

2nd panel: 13:05 – 15:45: Science and Culture

Minister Paulo Roberto Palm, Embassy of Brazil in Sweden

13h05 – Prof. Ivo Pitanguy, the most renowned plastic surgeon in the world, "Brazil as an Emerging Player in Science and Medicine"

13h25 - Prof. Carl Johan Sundberg, Medical researcher, Senior University Lecturer in Bioentrepreneurship and head of the Unit for Bioentrepreneurship at the Karolinska Institute.

13h45 – Arnaldo Niskier, President of the Center for Company-School Integration (CIEE), former President of ABL "Building a"Knowledge-Based Society in Brazil"

14h05 - Coffee break

14h15 – Ricardo Cota, Communication Secretary of Rio de Janeiro State, "The Receptivity of Swedish Cinema in Brazil"

14h30 – Thomas Arctaedius, Managing Director Stockholm's University Holding, "University and industry: a cooperation for economical growth".

14h50 – Antonio Campos, Writer, Member of Pernambuco Academy of Arts, President of Maximiano Campos Institute, Curator of Fliporto, International Literary Festival in Porto de Galinhas, "Cultural Dialog".

15h05 – Gilberto Freyre Neto, Sociologist, President of Gilberto Freyre Foundation, "The vision of Brazil, according to Gilberto Freire"

15h25 – Discussion

15h45 – Closing

Marcos Troyjo, Board Director of Jornal do Brasil and President of Casa Brasil, "Brazil's Rise As A World Power"

16h00 – Cocktail

The conference is open to all and will be held in English. For registration please contact Danielly Fagern by mail or tel. 073 322 06 05 , no later than March 14. 2010.

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