In this conversation, Dr. Kai-Fu Lee, Chairman and CEO of Sinovation Ventures, and Roberto Marinho Neto, CEO of Globo Ventures, will discuss China’s transition from imitation and innovation, especially through the use of Artificial Intelligence and mobile platforms. Dr. Lee will also share with us his view on the relationship between China and Silicon Valley as well as the lessons Brazil can learn from China regarding large-scale entrepreneurship and the make-up of an innovation ecosystem.
Chairman and CEO,
CEO, Globo Ventures
The Startup Battle is a pitch-based startup competition that will occur during the Brazil at Silicon Valley conference. Fifteen startups will have the opportunity to digitally pitch their businesses to Google for Startups, competing for a spot in their exclusive acceleration program!
In this conversation, Marcelo Claure, CEO of SoftBank International and COO of SoftBank Group, and Ana Paula Assis, General Manager for IBM Latin America will discuss the future of entrepreneurship and venture capital in Latin America, focusing on the importance of great leaders to drive innovation during the COVID-19 pandemic. They will share their visions about how we should navigate the pandemic. Marcelo will also tell us about his experience bringing SoftBank to Latin America and his plans to turnaround WeWork.
General Manager for
IBM Latin America
COO of Softbank Group Corp
Our speakers will share their views about how technology and innovation can boost the future of education in Brazil and the world. Jorge Paulo Lemann and Sal Khan will talk about the role of technology in ensuring quality education, especially during the COVID-19 pandemic, which increased the complexity of educational challenges. Our speakers will also discuss what is the role of philanthropy in solving some of Brazil's greatest social challenges, and will share experiences from their own institutions, Fundação Lemann e Khan Academy.
Founder of Khan Academy
Chairman of the Council of the
O primeiro painel, “Unicórnios Brasileiros: Caminhando para uma nova economia”, foi realizado na quarta-feira, 6 de maio, às 18h30. Participaram da discussão Cesar Carvalho, fundador do Gympass; David Vélez, CEO e fundador do Nubank; Fabrício Bloisi, CEO do iFood e, Vitor Lazarte, CEO e cofundador da Wildlife. O moderador foi André Street, cofundador e presidente da Stone.
Founder of Gympass
CEO e founder of Nubank
CEO of iFood
CEO and cofounder of Wildlife
Cofounder and President of Stone