Monday, December 5, 2011

7:45 a.m. -- Governor Patrick meets with U.S. Ambassador to Brazil Thomas Shannon.

Royal Tulip Brasilia Alvorada
Shtn Trecho 2, 1
Brasilia, Brazil    

9:30 a.m. -- Governor Patrick discusses job creation in the innovation economy with Brazilian Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation Aloizo Mercadanta Oliva and President of the Brazilian National Council for Scientific and Technological Development Glaucius Oliva.

Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation
Esplanada dos Ministerios, Bloco, Sala
Brasilia, Brazil

10:30 a.m.  -- Governor Patrick meets with Brazilian Minister of Foreign Affairs Antonio Patriota.

Ministry of Foreign Affairs
Brasilia, Brazil

12:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick meets with Brazilian Minister of Mines and Energy Edson Lobao.

Esplanada dos Ministerios, Bloco Sala
Brasilia, Brazil

1:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick joins leading Brazilian business leaders and offers remarks at the Global Brazil Lunch.

Brazilian National Confederation of Industry
SBN – Quadra 01 – Bloco C -  Ed. Roberto Simonsen
Brasilia, Brazil

2:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick joins representatives from the University of Massachusetts and the Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embraga) for an announcement relative to collaboration between Massachusetts’ and Brazil’s education and agricultural sectors.

Emprapa
Parque Estacao Biologica – PqEB, S/N
Edificio Embrapa Sede
Final da Avenida W3 Norte
Brasilia, Brazil

3:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick discusses education initiatives with Jorge Guimareas, President of the Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education.

Ministry of Education
Esplanada dos Ministerios, Bloco  “L”
Brasilia, Brazil

 

Tuesday, December 6, 2011

(Note: Schedule reflects event times in San Paulo. Subtract three hours for EST)
Governor Patrick departs Brasilia, Brazil and travels to Sao Paulo, Brazil.

1:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick discusses job creation in the science and technology sector with President of the Sao Paulo Research Foundation Celso Lafer.

Sao Paulo Research Foundation
R. Pio XI, 1500 – Alto da Lapa – CEP
Sao Paulo, Brazil

3:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick discusses job creation and partnership opportunities with Sao Paulo City Mayor Gilberto Kassab.

Sao Paulo City Hall
Viaduto do Cha, 15 – 7th floor
Sao Paulo, Brazil

4:15 p.m. -- Governor Patrick joins MassChallenge finalists to discuss job creation collaboration efforts with Endeavor Brazil.

Insper (Instituto de Ensino e Pesquisa)
Rua Quata, 300
Sao Paulo, Brazil

8:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick discusses collaboration opportunities at a Massachusetts Global Alumni Welcoming Reception.

Casa da Fazenda
Avenida Morumbi 5594
San Paulo, Brazil

 

Wednesday, December 7, 2011

(Note: Schedule reflects event times in Sao Paulo. Subtract three hours for EST)

9:00 a.m. -- Governor Patrick meets with the Governor of the State of Sao Paulo Geraldo Alckmin.  

Palacio dos Bandeirantes
Morumbi, Sao Paulo

11:00 a.m. -- Governor Patrick meets with the President of the Federated Industries of the State of Sao Paulo (FIESP) Paul Skaf.

FIESP
Av. Paulista, 1313
Bella Vista, Sao Paulo

12:30 p.m. -- Governor Patrick joins CEO of Santander Brazil Marcial Portela to make an education partnership announcement.

Santander headquarters
Avenida Juscelino
Kubitschek 2235
Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo
            

2:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick discusses job creation and economic development opportunities at the Massachusetts-Brazil Innovation Economy Partnership 2011 Forum.

Santander Headquarters
Avenida Juscelino
Kubitschek 2235
Sao Paulo, Sao Paulo

 

Thursday, December 8, 2011

11:00 a.m. -- Governor Patrick joins representatives from the Museum of Fine Arts (MFA) for a roundtable discussion at the Museum of Modern Art, Rio de Janeiro focused on creating jobs in cultural industries.

Avenida Infante Dom Henrique 85
Flamengo Park
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil

2:15 p.m. -- Governor Patrick joins representatives from EMC and the Mayor of Rio de Janeiro Eduardo Paes to deliver a jobs announcement.

Federal University of Rio de Janeiro
Cidade Universitária
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil


 

Friday, December 9, 2011

8:30 a.m. -- Governor  Patrick meets with the Governor of the State of Rio de Janeiro Sergio Cabral.

Palacio Laranjeiras
Paulo Cesar Andrade, 407
Laranjeiras, Rio de Janeiro

12:00 p.m. -- Governor Patrick discusses economic development initiatives with the Federation of Industries of the State of Rio de Janerio and the Brazilian Development Bank.  

International Business Center
Av. Grca Aranha, 4th floor
Rio de Janeiro, Rio de Janeiro