While this event does not require you to pay in advance, all attendees will be required to pay R$60 fee to cover the cost of food and non-alcoholic beverages.
Let’s Connect is a new bimonthly event, open to members and non-members alike, and organized with the intention of offering a chance to connect with others, share information, and learn about topics that are relevant to you! Composed of a Committee of AmSoc members determined to give you a one-of-a-kind experience, each bimonthly event will start with 20 to 30 minutes of discussion about a chosen topic, followed by an hour or so of socializing and connecting with others.
Events will be scheduled with a start time of 6:30 pm on the 4th Wednesday of every other month. Mark your calendars!
The event is open-invitation, though space is limited! RSVP through our website (using the "RSVP Online" button above), or call the office between the hours of 10am and 3pm, Monday through Friday, at (11) 5182-2074. Spaces will be secured on a first-come first-served basis. Location address will be provided upon reservation.
Our guest speaker this month is Marcos Lisboa. His career includes experiences in academia, government and as an executive at financial institutions.
Today the President of Insper, a leading not-for-profit business and economics school in Brazil, from 2013 to April 2015 he served as its Vice-president. From 2006 to 2009, he served as Executive Director at Itaú Unibanco and as Vice President from 2009 to 2013.
From 2005 to 2006, he was President of the Brazilian Reinsurance Institute and had served as the Economic Policy Secretary from Finance Ministry from 2003 to 2005. Marcos was Assistant Professor of Economics at the Graduate School of Economics of Fundação Getúlio Vargas between 1998 and 2002 and previously as Assistant Professor of Economics at the Economics Department at Stanford University from 1996 to 1998. Marcos is Ph.D. in economics from the University of Pennsylvania.