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Broward Center for the Performing Arts

BROWARD CENTER FOR THE PERFORMING ARTS / MAY, 8 - 11, 2019

May 8th, Wednesday / 10:00 am / Porter Riverview Ballroom

OPENING CEREMONIES

Kelley
Shanley,
CEO,
Broward Center
for the
Performing Arts
Ambassador
João Mendes
Pereira,
General Consul
of Brazil
in Miami
Carlos
Borges,
CEO,
Focus Brasil
Foundation
Andrea
Vianna,
VP,
Focus Brasil
Foundation

May 8th, Wednesday / 10:30 am / Porter Riverview Ballroom

COUNCIL OF FLORIDA CITZENS


“The Importance of Female Empowerment in Supporting the Integration of Women into Brazilian Communities Abroad”
Cássio SeguraVirna
Moretti
Siluandra
Scheffer
Dafne
Evangelista
Izabela
Guimarães

 

Opening Remarks
Cassio Segura (President, CCF)

Mediator
Virna Moretti (Psychologist / Mental Health Advisor)

Guest Speakers
Siluandra Scheffer
Personal trainer and creator of the training method Join the band Author of the book “Diary of an ex-chubby”
Dafne Evangelista
Hair Stylist, entrepreneur and influencer with more than 89
thousand followers / Creator of the famous Beachwaves
Izabela Guimarães
Entrepreneur and professional of Advertising
Turned a deep pain into a mission of overcoming

May 8th, Wednesday / 12:30 am / Porter Riverview Ballroom

VISUAL ARTS

Adriana
Herrera
Silvana
Soriano
Karla
Caprali
Ibett Yanez
del Castillo
Leslie
Gabaldon
Gisela
Gueiros
Flávia Macuco and Maria do
Carmo Fulfaro / The55Project

 

Panel 1
“Multiplicities in Feminist Art & Artists:
Dilemmas, Contradictions and New Visions”
Adriana Herrera
(PhD | Independent Curator (Moderator)

Speakers:
Silvana Soriano
(Visual Artist, Illustrator and art teacher)

Karla Caprali
(Visual Artist, Illustrator and art teacher)

Ibett Yanez del Castillo
(Curator, Former Director of De La Cruz Collection
and Founder of Ground Control Mia)

Leslie Gabaldon
(Visual artist)

Panel 2
“Current state of the Arts in NY”
Gisela Gueiros
(Curator, NYC correspondent for both GQ Brasil,
as well as a collaborator at NaturaBrasil blog)

May 8th, Wednesday / 07:00 pm / Porter Riverview Ballroom

Para mais informações visite:
www.focusvisualarts.com

Para reserva de tickets acesse:
www.focusvisualarts.com/buy-tickets/

May 9th, Thursday / 08:30 am / Porter Riverview Ballroom

BUSINESS



Andrea
Faria
João
Barbosa
Monica
Ribeiro
Rick
Green
Dale
Holness
Rex
Hardin
Antonio
Miranda
Mari
Ribeiro
Jean
McIntyre
Rafael
Cruz
Sandy Michael
McDonald
Renata
Castro
  
 Guto
Lordello
Karen
Lurstgarten
 

8:30 am – Registration / Coffee

“The Path to Business and Professional Success in America”

Ric Green (Executive Director, Brazilian Business Group)
Carlos Borges (CEO, Focus Brasil Foundation)
João Barbosa (President, Brazilian Business Group)

9:15 am – Opening Remarks
Dale Holness, Broward County, Vice Mayor
Rex Harding, Pompano Beach Mayor

9:25 am – “Understanding the American Market”
Antonio Miranda (Managing Director SGG International) – “Market Research”
Monica Ribeiro (VP BankUnited – Small Business) – “Business Culture”
Mari Ribeiro (Attorney The Ribeiro Law Firm) – “Branding”

10:45 am –”How to Consolidate your Business”
Jean McIntyre (President, The Greater Pompano Beach,
Margate & Lighthouse Chamber of Commerce)
“Partnerships & Business Associations”

Rafael Cruz (Regional Director, Florida Small Business Development
Center at FAU, Broward & Palm Beach Counties)
“Financial support”

Sandy Michael McDonald (Broward County Office of
Economic and Small Business Development)
“Governmental resources”

11:35am – “Reaching the American Dream:
success cases and its secrets”

12:20pm – Closing Remarks
Renata Castro (BBG Vice President)

12:30 pm – Power Lunch (by invitation, only)

1:30 pm –“Steps to create promotional videos for your business”
Workshops by Antonio Miranda,
Guto Lordello and Karen Lurstgarten

May 9th, Thursday / 07:00 pm / Porter Riverview Ballroom


Para maiores informações acesse:
www.focusbusinessaward.com/fort-lauderdale/

Para adquirir seu ticket acesse:
www.focusbusinessaward.com/tickets/

May 10th, Friday / 10:00 am / Porter Riverview Ballroom

COMMUNITY IN ACTION

Alessandra
Leme
Márcia
Romero
Neide
Relva
Frederico
Martins
João
Barbosa
Adriana
Machado


Alessandra Leme
(Journalist and Focus Brasil Community in Action Coordinator)
Mediator

“Opportunities and Challenges of the Non-profit Universe”

Guests Speakers
Márcia Romero
(People Who Make a Difference Foundation)
“ Marketing Strategies”

Neide Relva
(Recycle Life)
“Building the Structure”

Frederico Martins
(VER – Volunteer Emergency Relief)
“Community Panorama”

11:15 am – “Cause-Related Marketing Trends”

Guest Speakers
João Barbosa
(President, BBG and Head of the International V2V.net)

Adriana Machado
(Founder of Briyah Institute)

May 10th, Friday / 02:00 pm / Porter Riverview Ballroom

MEDIA




 
Marco
Alevato
Lineu
Vitale
Diogo
Boni
Valter
Klug
Caio
Almeida
 


02:00 pm – “Advertising at the age of Social Media”

Heads of Advertising Agencies share
marketing strategies for business and media

Opening Remarks
Marco Alevato (President, ABI-Inter,
Brazilian International Press Association)

Guest Spreakers
Lineu Vitale (Preview Media Group)
Diogo Boni (DB4 Creative)
Valter Klug (Samba Rock)
Caio Almeida (Opto Creative Lab)

May 10th, Friday / 04:00 pm / Porter Riverview Ballroom

PRESS CONFERENCE / GLOBO INTERNATIONAL

2019 Lifetime Achievement Award winners:
ROSE MAX & RAMATIS MORAES
ANA BOTAFOGO

2019 Outstanding Achievement Award winners:
THIAGO ARANCAM
LÁZARO RAMOS

May 10th, Friday / 07:00 pm / Porter Riverview Ballroom

May 11th, Saturday/ 10:00 am / Porter Riverview Ballroom

WOMEN'S EMPOWERMENT




Lilian
Mageski
Ricarda
Prado
Cássia
Cohen
Claudia
Bueno
Carmem
Lima
Danny
Bastos


Ricarda Prado
(South Florida Director, AME)

Lilian Mageski
(President, AME)
“Prosperity: make and be the difference”

Cássia Cohen
“Audacity to live: winning over Depression”

Claudia Bueno
“Successful Entrepreneurship: challenges and achievements”

Carmem Lima
“Female Empowerment:
Wake up the attitude inside of you”

Danny Bastos
“A identidade da Mulher imigrante.

May 11th, Saturday/ 01:00 pm / Porter Riverview Ballroom

PAINEL EDUCAÇÃO: “PAIS & FILHOS” 



  
 Sandra
Freier
Fernanda
Pontes
Daniely Lins
da Silva
Andrea
Skromovas
 


Sandra Freier (Therapist IMFT)
“The Technology and the
kids and teenagers identity formation”

Daniely Lins da SIlva (Founder of GAFBE-SFL)
“The challenges for parents of Brazilian
special kids in America”

Andrea Skromovas (Educator)
“Inspiring overcoming stories for kids”

Special Guest
Fernanda Pontes
(TV Personality and Founder of “If You Foundation”)

May 11th, Saturday/ 03:00 pm / JM Family Center

FOCUS KIDS & BRASILEIRINHO TALENT

Participation of schools and institutions that promote
the Portuguese Language. Music, Theater, Dance among
other presentations. Presence of characters from Brazilian
Children’s Literature.
Participant Schools: VFP Foundation and Cultural Project
Brasileirinhos in Florida
Special Presentation: Luiza Prochet – Semifinalist at The
Voice.

May 11th, Saturday/ 07:00 pm / Amaturo Theater

A vigésima segunda edição da mais tradicional premiação internacional brasileira terá este ano como convidados especiais a bailarina Ana Botafogo, o tenor Thiago Arancam, a dupla de musicos Rose Max e Ramatis e o ator e escritor Lázaro Ramos. além do show final com Thiago Arancam e o pianista  Yacoce Simões, teremos  presentações musicais de Jay Brothers, Thais Moreira, Juliana Areias & Ivo de Carvalho e Boca Melodia. Para solicitar os seus convites grátis, acesse: www.focusbrasil.org/focus-brasil-awards-tickets/


General Director
Andrea Vianna
andrea@focusbrasil.org
(786) 301-4781





Coordinators / Modules

Visual Arts / The 55 Project
Maria do Carmo Fulfaro
Flavia Macuco
info@the55project.com
(954) 298-1508

Focus Brasil Visual Arts Awards
Blima Efraim
va@focusbrasil.org
(561) 251-5742

Council of Florida Citizens
Cássio Segura
cassio.segura@yahoo.com
(305) 812-6996

Business / BBG
Mônica Ribeiro
m.ribeiro@brazilianbusinessgroup.com
(954) 263-4601

Andrea Faria
a.faria@brazilianbusinessgroup.com
(954) 913-9300

Focus Brasil Business Award
Carlos Borges
cb@focusbrasil.org
(786) 253-5668

Media / ABI
Marco Alevato
marco@facebrasil.com
(407) 267-5413

Antonio Martins

adm@acontece.com
(786) 285-6175

Women’s Empowerment / AME
Lílian Mageski
sbmajeski@hotmail.com
(978) 760-1460

Portuguese Language / Kids Workshop
Sandra Freier
talento@focusbrasil.org
(321) 303-0978

Focus Brasil Community in Action Awards
Alessandra Leme
comunidade@focusbrasil.org
(954) 993-5098

Focus Brasil Awards Arts, Culture & Community
Carlos Borges
cb@focusbrasil.org
(786) 253-5668

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