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Theme: Inspiring Connections

This event occurred on
April 24, 2013
7:00am - 11:00pm -03
(UTC -3hrs)
Belo Horizonte

The event want to inspire connections about business, social business and all kind of relationships.

UFMG Engineering School Theater
Av. Antônio Carlos, 6627 - Pampulha - Belo Horizonte/MG
Belo Horizonte
Event type:
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Jussier Ramalho

Jussier Ramalho used to be a magazine seller when he was young. But he received a gift, is an amazing seller. So their business grew up and today he work as a consultant, making speechs about sales techniques. Nowadays he is the best speaker in Brazil, elected for several sites. He will share with us this experience, since their poor childhood until their success.

Claudio Moura

Claudio de Moura Castro is a Brazilian economist and doctorate from Vanderbilt University. Castro was a professor at the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro, at Getulio Vargas Foundation, University of Chicago, University of Brasília, University of Geneva and the University of Burgundy. He worked at the World Bank and the Interamerican Development Bank. Chaired the CAPES (the government agency responsible for investments on research in Brazil) from 1979 to 1982, and currently chairs the Advisory Board of the Faculty Pythagoras. Besides of that, he publish a column in VEJA magazine, the most famous in Brazil, every 15 days since september 1996

Fernanda Cabral

Fernanda is co-founder of "Imagina na Copa" (imagine at world cup in Brazil), a platform to strength and foster social initiatives among brazilian youth. The World Cup in 2014 represents both a deadline to promote change and a reason for engament.

Matheus Medeiros

Matheus is passionate about education ans how this subject can transform lifes around Brazil. When he was eighteen, founded the "Tire-duvidas", a course aims to help students in the University Tests. Now, with some friends, he founded EI&T, an enterprise that works with a mix of technology and education.

Henrique Portugal

Keyboardist of Skank, one of the most famous musical group in Brazil. Henrique believes in the power of enterpreunership, so invest in a enterprise that manages the two biggest founds in Brazil, destined to enterpreuners with great ideas.

Alessandro Moreira

Teacher of Electrical Engeneering in Federal University of Minas Gerais and Manager of Engeneering School in UFMG

Organizing team


Belo Horizonte / Minas Gerais, Brazil
  • Daniel Alves
    Content manager
  • Saulo Vidigal
    Enviroment manager
  • Fernando Teixeira
    Audio&Video manager
  • Thiago Medrado
    Partnership manager
  • Ana Clara Petrucelli
    Enviroment manager
  • Fernando Drummond
    Content manager
  • Rafael Clo
    Content manager
  • João Paulo Campos
    Communication manager
  • Mariana Lopes
    Content Manager
  • Barbara Lopes
    Enviroment Manager
  • Rodrigo Castro
    Audio&Video manager