Sao Paulo Keynote Speaker

Patrick Schwerdtfeger is available to speak in Sao Paulo as a leading authority on self-employment and global business trends. He’s the author of the award-winning book Marketing Shortcuts for the Self-Employed (2011, Wiley) and a regular speaker for Bloomberg TV. If you are planning a business conference at the Novotel Jaraqua Sao Paulo Conventions on Rua Martins Fontes, the Ibis Sao Paulo Congonhas Hotel on R. Baronesa de Bela Vista in Vila Congonhas, the Hotel Transamerica Sao Paulo on Av. das Nações Unidas in Vila Almeida or some other convention space in Sao Paulo, Brazil, Patrick will deliver the excitement and buzz you’re looking for. As a motivational keynote speaker, his primary objective is to leave attendees inspired, energized and excited to improve their businesses.

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Sao Paulo has many conference facilities, including:

  • Bourbon Convention Ibirapuera Hotel on Avenida Ibirapuera
  • WTC World Trade Center Sao Paulo on Av. Das Nacoes Unidas
  • Hotel Tulip Inn Paulista Convention on Rua Apeninos
  • Anhembi on Avenido Olavo Fontoura
  • Sao Paulo Expo on Rodovia dos Imigrantes
  • Other meeting spaces in Guarulhos, Sao Bernardo do Campo and Poa


General Information about Sao Paulo, Brazil, for Meeting Planners

Located in the Southeast region of Brazil, Sao Paulo is the world’s sixth most populous city as of 2011 having a population of over 11 million. It is home to world-class automobile factories such as Toyota, Ford, and Mercedes-Benz which are located in one of Sao Paulo’s industrial districts, San Bernardo. Sao Paulo hosts several major events each year such as the Bienal Internacional do Livro de São Paulo International Book Fair, São Paulo Carnival, and the São Paulo Art Biennial. The city offers different conference and convention venues which include Anhembi Park Convention hall and Transamerica Expo Center. Here is Patrick’s economic forecast for Brazil.


2014 Business Conventions in Sao Paulo, Brazil

Sao Paulo will be home to dozens of conventions in 2014. Fleming Gulf will host Latam Retail Banking Conference, in April at a venue yet to be announced. The International Journal of Accounting Symposium, hosted by University of Illinois at Chicago, will be held in May at a venue yet to be announced. In August, International Telecommunications Symposium, hosted by IEEE Computer Society will be held at a venue yet to be announced. International Treasury Management, Cash and Risks for Companies, hosted by EuroFinance will be held in November at a venue yet to be announced, in Sao Paulo.

2013 Business Conferences in Sao Paulo, Brazil

The city of Sao Paulo in Brazil will host a number of conventions and meetings during 2013. Some of these include the 2013 Fertilizer Latino Americano Conference & Exhibition in January at Hilton Sao Paulo hosted by CRU in cooperation with Argus FMB. In addition, the Association of American Schools in South America is hosting Innovate 2013: Re-imagining school in January at Frankfurt International School. Meanwhile, Health, Wellness & Society is hosting their 3rd International Conference in March at the Federal University of Sao Paulo, whereas (AMS) Automotive Manufacturing Solutions’ 2013 South American Conference will be held in October at the Renaissance Hotel in Sao Paulo.

Speaking Opportunities for Aspiring Speakers in Sao Paulo

Sao Paulo Toastmasters clubs are a great place for Brazil aspiring speakers to practice their craft. Ericsson Sao Paulo Toastmasters meets at Centro Ericsson on Rua Maria Prestes Maia (Tuesday at 12:00 PM), Vila Olimpia English Toastmasters Club meets at EY Office on Avenida Presidente Juscelino Kubitschek (Monday at 7:00 PM), Toastmasters Rochavera Diamond meets at Dow Brasil SA on Avenida das Nacoes Unidas (Tuesday at 12:00 PM) and Oracle Direct Brazil meets at Oracle Sao Paulo Office on Rua Doutor Jose Aureo (Tuesdays at 12:00 PM).

Sao Paulo Food Choices for Convention Attendees

Take a break from your business convention in Sao Paulo to dine at popular local restaurants like Ponto Chic, Gero, Martin Fierro and Estadao. Ponto Chic (Phone: 011-3222-6528) at Largo Paissandu 27 in Triângulo serves local Brazilian comfort food like bauru sandwich with beef, tomato, melted cheese, and pickles. Gero (Phone: 011-3064-0005) at Rua Haddock Lobo 1629 is a high-end Italian restaurant famous for its polenta with squid and homemade ragu pasta. Martin Fierro (Phone: 011-3814-6747) at Rua Aspicuelta 683 in Vila Madalena is a local barbeque hotspot sizzling with barbecue and grilled beef. A street joint, Estadao at Viaduto 9 de Juho 193 in Triangulo is known for its crusty French bread stuffed with pork loin.

Sao Paulo Attractions for Conference Delegates

Take a break from the Sao Paulo business conference to visit the Parque do Ibirapuera, the Museu Afro Brasil, the Jardim Botanico and the Basilica de Sao Bento. Enjoy the Parque do Ibirapuera that offers much respite to the madness in the city with a gorgeous landscape that is mentally calming and rejuvenating. Learn the history of five centuries at the Museu Afro Brasil by learning about the history of African slaves. Take a relieving stroll across the wonderfully landscaped gardens at the Jardim Botanico. And at the end of the day, take a trip to the Basilica de Sao Bento for a religious tour.

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