Brazilian development bank and Standard & Poors are among the speakers of Accelerate Brazil 2013 -the infrastructure & investment expo-forum
Thursday, Jan 10, 2013

Financial institutions and major banking organisations are brought into the eyes of available opportunities for financing infrastructure projects. Although the pace of project financing has already increased, it is expected that the “financial boom” for infrastructure projects to increase substantially from next year.

Given the relevancy of the subject, Accelerate Brazil 2013 will bring to the round-table important discussions with the session “Financing for infrastructure projects” through a thorough analysis of the mechanisms and instruments available to finance huge projects within infrastructure sector.

This session is shared by Nelson Fontes Siffert Filho – Superintendent Infrastructure Division of Brazilian Development Bank, Arthur Simonson – Lead Analytical Manager for Latin America Corporate Ratings on Infrastructure of Standard & Poor’s, Marcelo Carvalho – Head of Market Economy at BNP Paribas, Moira Estenssoro – Director General of the Desarrollo de America Latina Bank (CAF) and Frederick Estrella -Executive Director of Tendencias Group. The combination of the speakers is the perfect match for a high level of discussions and presentations related to the emerging market assets to access for foreign and local investors.
Accelerate Brazil is widely supported by the Ministry of Development, Industry and Foreign Trade (MIDC), Government State of Rio de Janeiro (SEDEIS), national and international trade & industry associations including chambers of commerce representing various countries.  With the partners support Accelerate Brazil will bring together local and foreign investors and the expo-forum will have the program “Meeting Manager”- the tool which allows registered attendees to pre-schedule private meetings through an online platform with their most suitable counterparts.

As a benefit for the members of institutional and media partner organisations, Faircount Media Group is offering 15% discount on online registration including for exhibitor and sponsor packages. Registration is now open for a limited number of participants, therefore early registration is advisable. *The event team offers reduced values to purchase airline tickets through our airline partner - TAM Airlines.

For more details and to register, visit:

Date: 7 - 8 May 2013
Hours: 9:00am 17:30pm 
Location: Windsor Barra Hotel (Avenida Sernambetiba, 2630 - Barra da Tijuca  Rio de Janeiro)
Sponsorship and exhibitor enquiries
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Source: Accelerate Brazil 2013

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