You know that 1 out of every 5 workers in Santa Clara County is employed in manufacturing.
But did you know that, just in 2010, California exported $2.8 billion in manufactured goods to Brazil,
now the 6th largest economy in the world?
The San Jose Metropolitan Area, with one of the highest education level in the U.S
is home to over 4,505 high technology companies employing over 182,300 people and uniquely qualified to export to Brazil.
Join the City of San Jose, America’s no.2 CleanTech city, the San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce, BayBrazil, Commercial Service-Silicon Valley Export Assistance Center, the California Center for International Trade Development (CITD), the Brazil-U.S. Business Council, and local green technology companies for a Business Forum on:
February 13, 2012
8:00 a.m.-12:00 p.m.
San Jose Silicon Valley Chamber of Commerce
101 W. Santa Clara Street
San Jose, CA
Carlos de Senna Figueiredo, Economist, National Confederation of Industry for Brazil (CNI), Lead expert in the Brazilian energy sector
Click here for additional information about the Brazilian energy sector prepared by Carlos de Senna Figueiredo.
Panel I: "Doing Business in Brazil"