BayBrazil & Stanford Rock Center for Corporate Governance present: Brazil in the 21st Century Date: Sep 13 2013, 9am – 5:00pm Location: Rock Center at Stanford University Law School, 559 Nathan Abbott Way room 290, Stanford Massive protests across the country, steep cost of living, currency devaluation, concerns over inflation. 2013 has proven…Details
For the second consecutive year, BayBrazil organized a special networking event to welcome over one hundred entrepreneurs that traveled from Brazil to participate in the TC Disrupt San Francisco 2013.
Special thanks to Tagged for hosting our event! Big thanks to our partners ApexBrasil, Derraik & Menezes, Initial Capital, Performa Investimentos, SendGrid and StartupBrasil!
BayBrazil, Silicon Valley Bank and O’Melveny & Myers present: VC funding in Brazil, a conversation with Anderson Thees When: Wednesday, Aug 14, 2013, 6pm-8:30pm Location: Kellogg Auditorium, Silicon Valley Bank, 3005 Tasman Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95054 There have been over 50 IPOs in Brazil over the last decade across a number of different sectors. Investments…Details
On July 2nd, we spoke with Chris Varelas, Founding Partner of Riverwood Capital to get a sense of his current deals and perspective on Brazil’s economy. Chris has kindly participated as speaker in BayBrazil’s events and before launching Riverwood, he was the Global Head of Technology, Media & Telecom Investment Banking at Citigroup Global Markets. BayBrazil: Riverwood…Details
BayBrazil, Veirano Advogados and Fenwick & West present: Investment trends in Brazil When: Wednesday, June 19th, 2013, 6pm-9pm Location: Fenwick & West, 801 California Street, Mountain View, CA 94041 Brazil’s growing middle class and tech-savvy consumers are contributing to make the country a top destination for investments in Latin America. Out of the $7.9 billion…Details
BayBrazil & Silicon Valley Bank present: Porto Alegre, the new gateway to Brazil When: Thursday, May 23, 8am-10:30am Location: Kellogg Auditorium, Silicon Valley Bank, 3005 Tasman Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95054, CA The capital city of Porto Alegre is at the center of Brazil’s fourth largest metropolitan area with over 4.5 inhabitants. Representing in one of the…Details
A workshop on Brazil’s e-commerce trends & case studies of key industry payers When: April 25, 2013, 8:00am-11:00am Location: O’Melveny & Myers, 2765 Sand Hill Road, Menlo Park, CA 94025 Despite a sharp economic slowdown, foreign direct investment remains steady in Brazil: $65.272 billion in 2012, down slightly from $66.6 billion in 2011. The country…Details
BayBrazil & Silicon Valley Bank present: Rio, the marvelous digital city When: Wed, April 24, 6pm-9pm Location: Kellogg Auditorium, Silicon Valley Bank, 3005 Tasman Drive, Santa Clara, CA 95054 Known as the marvelous city because of its stunning natural landscapes, the city of Rio de Janeiro has reached a new milestone: the home of…Details
This week BayBrazil is saying good-bye to two startups that we hosted in the valley, in partnership with Plug and Play Tech Center. The founders and teams of Eventick and SocialBase stayed in the region for three months participating in various meetings and events organized by P&P and BayBrazil. BayBrazil: What makes your company different…Details
Brazilian Founders When: March 29, 6pm-9pm Location: Plug and Play Tech Center, 440 N Wolfe Ave, Sunnyvale, CA Our Brazilian Founders series has been presenting Brazil’s entrepreneurial spirit to Silicon Valley audiences and introducing leaders who are shining in Brazil & abroad. On March 29, join us for cocktails and meet two founders who first launched their…Details
On March 28 BayBrazil partnered with the Australian American Chamber of Commerce & European networking organizations to present: International Business Expo & Networking Event When: THU, March 28th, 2013, 5:30pm-9:30pm Location: Fairmont Hotel, San Francisco The Expo will feature a number of business themes: – Consumer products, Consumer and business services -Technology and Electronics –…Details
Global Women’s Journey When: THU, March 14th, 2013, 6pm-9pm Location: eBay 2065 Hamilton Ave, San Jose Registration Cost: members: free; early birds: $25; regular admission (after March 1st) $35 Women continue making significant progress across the world. A recent World Bank study concluded that women have been responsible for 30% of Latin America’s extreme poverty…Details