CHAPTER OF BRAZIL: ANPROTEC TO PROMOTE 25TH CONFERENCE

The Brazilian Association of Science Parks and Business Incubators (Anprotec), in association with the Brazilian Micro and Small Business Support Service (Sebrae), is promoting a new edition of one of the world’s biggest innovation and entrepreneurship events: the 25th Anprotec Entrepreneurship and Innovative Environment Conference, to be held between 19-23 October 2015, in Cuiabá, the capital of Mato Grosso state., Brazil.

Regarded as the gateway to the Pantanal, one of the largest wetland areas in the world, which retains almost 90% of its native vegetation, Cuiabá will host the event this year, which is entitled “More sustainable innovation environments: the entrepreneur as the leading figure of the new economy”. The aim is to discuss innovations that offer society not only economic, but also social and environmental benefits.

The 25th edition will be organized locally by Arca Multincubadora, of the Federal University of Mato Grosso, and the Mato Grosso state government.

Registration and Participants

Registration for the 25th Anprotec Conference is open and there is a special discount rate until 31 July 2015. Applications received between 1 August 2015 and the beginning of the Conference will be subject to a fee adjustment. In order to register, please visit http://conferenciaanprotec.com.br/pt/inscricoes/#2 and choose from the various activities on offer: Mini-courses, Workshops – Parks, Workshops – Incubators; the Sebrae Innovation Forum, the Abvcap Forum, and the Conference (plenary and parallel sessions).

Around 1,000 people are expected to attend the event. The 24th edition received visitors from thirteen European countries.

Event: 25th Anprotec Conference on Entrepreneurship and Innovative Environments
When: 19-23 October 2015.
Where: Cuiabá (Mato Grosso state), Brazil
Theme: More sustainable innovative environments: the entrepreneur as the leading figure of the new economy
Website: http://conferenciaanprotec.com.br/en/home/