Global Voices - Brazilian evening on campus

KTH invites Swedish and Brazilian students to a Brazilian evening with live music and cocktails. The event aims to bring students together to talk about future possibilities for studies and work in Brazil and build a network of contacts. The Brazilian ambassador, Brazilian Chamber of Commerce, representatives from KTH and Swedish companies in Brazil will attend.

Time: Tue 2015-04-28 17.30

Location: Lindstedtsvägen 30, KTH Campus

Preliminary program:

17.30

  • Welcome and introduction: Hans Lundin, Elizabeth Keller and Linnea Lindgren

18.00-19.00

  • Brazil/Sweden bilateral collaboration: Thiago Miranda, First Secretary, Brazilian Embassy
  • Why Brazil is an interesting place to work:  Elisa Sohlman, Executive Director, Brazilian Chamber of Commerce
  • Brazilian market for Swedish companies- tbd
  • KTH in Brazil: Semida Silveira, KTH Professor in Energy Systems Planning & Regional Director for Brazil
  • A Brazilian student’s view of Sweden: Patricia Herkenhoff, Science without Borders student of Environmental Engineering
  • A Swedish student’s view of Brazil: Konrad Ilczuk, Masters student of Computer Sciences
  • Panel discussion led by Tanmoy Bari – Brazil and Sweden: similarities and differences: with all participants

19.00-20.00

  • Mingle
  • Brazilian live music: Deise Andrade, Bossa Nova

The event is free of charge but to be on the guest list, you need to register before April 22.

Register here

Looking forward to meeting you!

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