Sep 11: An evening with Brazilian startups

The Brazilian Pavilion at TC Disrupt this year was the largest among international groups. Over 90 Brazilian entrepreneurs represented 40 startups focused mostly on e-commerce, social and mobile technologies. To celebrate Brazil’s entrepreneurial spirit, BayBrazil organized a special event for over 150 people. Big thanks to Initial Capital, our partner in this event, and to…

Aug 24: The High Tech Market in Brazil

BayBrazil, on behalf of Brazil IT, in partnership with Consulate General of Brazil in San Francisco’s trade promotion agency, presented: The High Tech Market in Brazil – Trends & Opportunities When: Friday, August 24, 1:00pm-4:00pm, in Palo Alto. Event designed for CIOs, CTO, IT managers. Brazil is the world’s 6th largest economy and the 5th…

Brasileiros no Silicon Valley

BayBrazil, bridging Silicon Valley & Brazil In 2010 we embarked on a mission to bring the Brazilian-American business community in Silicon Valley together. In order to accomplish that, we created a series of events and educational programs on technology, entrepreneurship and bi-lateral business opportunities. Professionals from all industries, entrepreneurs, investors, scholars, all came to get…

Wearable Devices: Hype or Help?

BayBrazil & partner organizations GABA and Silicon French presented: Wearable Devices: Hype or Help? When: Tuesday, June 12, 2012 from 6:00 PM to 9:00 PM Location: WilmerHale, 950 Page Mill Rd, Palo Alto, CA 94304 Smartphones have become ubiquitous and manufacturing costs for networked devices have declined. This trend has created a new, growing device…

Brazilian Founders featuring Peixe Urbano

On March of 2012 BayBrazil launched a new series of events, Brazilian Founders, to highlight Brazil’s entrepreneurial spirit and introduce leaders who are shining in Brazil and abroad. The first event on March 21st was held at the Consulate of Brazil in San Francisco and the second edition was last May 9th, at the Silicon…

Meetings & Business Mixer with Entrepreneurs from Portuguese Language Countries

BayBrazil & LBC hosted a group of 40 entrepreneurs from Portuguese language countries. They came from Brazil, Portugal, Angola, Cape Verde and Mozambique representing leading companies in sectors such as aviation, IT, energy, education and transports. Business Mixer with Entrepreneurs from Portuguese Language Countries Friday, April 27, 6:00pm-9:00pm Location: Autodesk Gallery, One Market St., San…

Global Women’s Journey III

Global Women’s Journey – a series on female business leaders around the world We launched the Global Women’s Journey series last year to discuss women’s path to leadership. On March 8th, together with our guests and audience, we celebrated the International Women’s Day and discussed leadership and career development with some of the women who…

March 21st, Brazilian Founders

Brazilian Founders is our new series of events  to highlight Brazil’s entrepreneurial spirit and introduce leaders who are shining in Brazil and abroad. Creative. Bold. Adaptable. Innovator. These are some of the words used to describe Brazilians who ventured into entrepreneurship. According to the Global Entrepreneurship Monitor, Brazil is one of the most entrepreneurial countries…