25, 26 and 27 february
Kerry do Brasi - Office Manager
Graduate in hospitality, Alessandra Mansilla worked in the industry for several years before entering the corporate world. She has experience abroad (Mexico, Spain and Russia) in the field of expatriate relocation. She has been at Kerry do Brasil for five years, currently holding the position of Office Manager, responsible for Travel Management for LATAM and Facilities Brazil.
PRIMETOUR - Corporate & Events Director
Graduated in Tourism with a Postgraduate degree in Business Management, Alexandre has more than 20 years' experience in large companies in the corporate segment, with insight in the areas of Operation, Technology and Sales. He has worked for 15 years at CWT, 4 years at Maringá Turismo, and, in 2017, was a ABRACORP board member. He recently took on a new challenge to develop the corporate areas and events for Prime Tour, one of the largest and most awarded travel agencies servicing the luxury segment in the country.
HRS Global Hotel Solutions - Director of Sales & Account Mgt. LATAM
Aline Bueno holds a degree in Tourism from Anhembi Morumbi University and has a postgraduate in Business and Marketing Management from ESPM. She started her career in corporate travel at companies such as São Paulo Convention & Visitors Bureau, São Paulo Turismo, and Marriott & ALAGEV. She was a relationship manager at Argo, business development specialist at SAP Concur, and recently returned to HRS as Latin America Director of Sales & Client Management.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel Brasil - Head of Program Management and Products, Braz
Amauri has more than 15 years' experience in corporate travel, working directly in operations, events, relationship building, and products. During his career, he has been involved in numerous successful projects in large companies such as Accenture, Santander, Souza Cruz, etc. He is currently responsible for the Relationships, Products, and Leisure teams at CWT, and also acts as Travel Manager.
Ana Luiza Masagão - Sales & Marketing Director - Royal Palm Hotels & Resorts
Graduate in Hospitality with an MBA in Marketing Services and extensive knowledge of the BT, MICE and Leisure segments, Ana Luiza Masagão has 20 years' experience in events, sales, and marketing within the hospitality industry. She has worked in companies such as Hyatt and Marriott, and more recently with the Rio Quente Group where she was focused on the leisure and entertainment markets. Currently, Ana Luiza is Director of Sales & Marketing at Royal Palm Hotels & Resorts.
Syngenta - Brazil Travel Buyer
Ana Luísa do Prado graduated in Tourism with a postgraduate degree in Business/Service Management and Strategic Purchasing Management. She began her career in corporate travel in companies such as Varig, Carlson Wagonlit Travel, and American Express. She was a travel buyer for Nestlé and Leader for Hotels and Travels to Latin America for IBM, as well as manager of Camargo Corrêa Group's travel department. She is currently responsible for travel and events as Syngenta's Travel Procurement Lead.
Bayer - Director Digital Farming
Amadeus IT - Regional Corporate Sales Director
Augusto Ohashi holds a degree in Systems Engineering, an MBA in Information Systems Management, and is a graduate from the IESE Business School's Leadership Program. Based in São Paulo, he is currently Regional Corporate Sales Director at Amadeus IT.
Illinois Tool Works - Director, Strategic Sourcing, Global T&E
Cathy Sharpe is Director of Global Travel and Expense Management Services for ITW. In this capacity she is responsible for management of customer satisfaction, procurement, vendor relationships, and all service delivery governing ITW’s global travel and meeting programs, corporate card programs, and expense management solutions. She sits on several industry boards, is an active member of ACTE & GBTA, was named Multi National Travel Manager of the Year and one of the Top 25 Most Influential Travel Executives by B
Produtos Roche Químicos e Farmacêuticos S.A. - Controller FP&A
Davi is a graduate in Business Administration and Accounting with more than 8 years' experience in the pharmaceutical industry. He has worked in the Fiscal & Taxation departments, Shared Services Center, Accounting & Planning, and Financial Control. In 2017, as FP&A Controller, he oversaw a redistribution of resources project aimed at increasing cost and productivity efficiencies against a backdrop of depressed market activity and increased market competition.
ISOS - Regional Security Manager - Brazil
Based in the Sao Paulo office Debora is the International SOS Regional Security Manager for Brazil. Debora is primarily responsible for developing evacuation/communication strategies and training programs in support of client operations in Brazil and greater Latin America. Prior to joining ISOS, Debora spent 13 years with American Airlines working in their aviation security group as the Security Manager for Brazil. Debora is also a member of the Overseas Security Advisory Council (OSAC) and holds a degree in Psychology.
Denis Ribeiro - Sales Manager São Paulo, North and Northeast
Denis Doria Ribeiro is a graduate in Marketing and Sales Management. He has been with Air France since 1999, starting as a reservation agent before moving into sales assistance. Today he is based in São Paulo as Air France-KLM Sales Manager.
Copastur - Owner
Businessman and administrator with 45 years' experience in the tourism industry, Bull is the owner of Copastur Travel and Tourism agency. Highly involved in many of the industry's leading associations, he was co-founder of FAVECC, and was a board member throughout its 15-year history. In 2009, he was a member of the Harmonia Project that resulted in the formation of ABRACORP, which he chaired from 2012 to 2015. He held two consecutive terms as chairman of ABAV-SP.
Pfizer - Coordernador de eventos
Bristol-Myers Squibb - Senior Internal Services Manager
Fernanda Pollisson começou a trabalhar na Bristol-Myers Squibb Brasil em 2016 como Gerente de EHS & Facilities no escritório de São Paulo e, desde novembro de 2017, é Gerente Sênior de Serviços Internos, sendo responsável por Comunicações Internas, Portfolios de Projetos e Eventos Internos. Antes disso, Fernanda passou 10 anos na AstraZeneca Brasil. É graduada em Engenharia Ambiental, tem pós-graduação em Engenharia de Segurança e possui especialização em Administração de Empresas.
Radius Travel - Director
Fernando Marcomini is a graduate in Tourism with a postgraduate degree and MBA in Marketing. He has been building his professional career in the corporate travel market since 2001. Always with a focus on business development, he has worked in the consulting, hotel and technology segments with specific focus on corporate mobility. At Radius Travel, he is responsible for the company's business across Latin America.
Carlson Wagonlit Travel Brasil - Program Management and Sales Director, Business Trave
Graduate in Business Administration, Fernando Michellini has been with Carlson Wagonlit Travel Brazil for seven years where he is currently Country Director. He has more than 20 years' commercial and operational experience in large Brazilian corporate travel industry companies, and last year he served as Director of Sales and Program Management for Brazil.
ACTE Global - Executive Director
Executive Director for the Association of Corporate Travel Executives, Greeley Koch has his primary focus on the advancement of the ACTE member’s career by making sure the ACTE community is prepared for the future of corporate travel management and its emphasis on the modern business traveller. He has served as a global travel manager, a consultant, and has worked for a global travel management company and travel software company. He is a former ACTE board member, president, and has testified on behalf of the industry before the United States Congress. Koch has previously been named as one of the Top 25 Most Influential Business Travel Executives and Buying Business Travel named him one of the 30 Top Influencers in Business Travel.
Forma e Conteúdo - Managing Partner
Gustavo Syllos is a specialist in Travel and Entertainment Marketing & Distribution. He has a postgraduate degree in Marketing, a Master's in Business Administration and is a specialist in Corporate Communication and Revenue Management. He has more than 25 years' experience in the tourism sector, having held leading positions in airlines, GDS, car rental, TMC, credit card companies, distribution systems, and hotels. He is a marketing and distribution consultant, lecturer and professor of Marketing Services, having among his clients some of the major players in the sector's production chain.
DMC Brazil - CEO (Chief Executive Officer)
Hyatt International - Diretora de Contas Estratégicas
Z.MARKS - Director
José Marques has a postgraduate degree in Communication, an MBA in Management, and a Master's in Tourism. He is a founding member of GEV (Group of Travel Executives), now ALAGEV (Latin American Association of Event Managers and Corporate Travel). He has overseen the largest TMC teams in the market, has worked with numerous marketing agencies, and today owns Z .Marks Projects, specialized in Travel Consultancy, Event Design and Marketing. He teaches at the Corporate Travel Academy, and is a facilitator and speaker at events across the region.
Delta - Head of Commercial & Institutional Affa
Luiz Teixeira (Tex). A member of the Delta family since 1997, starting the Brazilian operation, he is currently leading the Commercial and Institutional affairs of Delta in Brazil, after 20 years serving as a Regional Sales Manager. Responsible for the financial potential growth, improved profitability of flights between Brazil and the US, supporting Brazil business strategy, working close to Corporate Clients and Government affairs. Luiz Teixeira is graduated in Economics and MBA degree in Marketing. Luiz Teixeira is graduated in Economics and MBA degree in Marketing.
- - Jornalista
É jornalista, consultor em comunicação, autor e diretor de TV. Com cerca de 13 milhões de seguidores, é um dos influenciadores mais premiados do país. Atualmente, é colunista na rádio CBN e professor de Inovação no IBMEC SP. Entre suas obras destacam-se os vídeos do repórter ficcional Ernesto Varela, as séries infantis “Rá-Tim-Bum” e “Castelo Rá-Tim-Bum” (TV Cultura), o projeto de educação à distância “Telecurso” (Fundação Roberto Marinho/ TV Globo) e o humorístico CQC (Band). Tas é o criador do “Beco das Palavras”, game interativo no Museu da Língua Portuguesa (São Paulo) e de “Humano”, game para o Museu do Amanhã no Rio de Janeiro. Tas já foi agraciado com vários prêmios no Brasil e no exterior, entre eles a bolsa da Fulbright Comission, quando foi artista residente na NYU- New York University, nos Estados Unidos.
Gramado Summit - CEO (Chief Executive Officer
As partner and director of Marcus Rossi & Eduardo Zorzanello, Marcus Vinícius Rossi has overseen the execution of the company's outsourced events. He is also CEO of the annual Gramado Summit which will soon be Brazil's largest gathering of startups, investors and entrepreneurs.
Accor Hotels - National Sales Manager
Marcus Simões has been at Accor Hotels for 8 years, and as National Sales Manager is currently responsible for Business Travel. Marcus graduated in Hotel Management and has a postgraduate degree in Sales Management. He has 16 years' industry experience, including 10 years in sales, and 3 years international experience in the U.S. with leading companies such as Marriott and Caribou Highlands Lodge.
Engie - Procurement coordinator and contractings
Milena Pamplona has a degree in Business Administration, a postgraduate degree in Marketing and Project Management, and Lean (continuous process improvement) certification. Currently, she is the procurement and contracts coordinator at Engie Brasil Energia group, being responsible for travel management. She has worked in marketing and finance and has been in the procurement area for 12 years, managing contracts, strategic planning, continuous improvement projects, and negotiating on the company's global contracts.
KPMG - Audit Partner
Moacyr Piacenti holds a bachelor's degree in Accounting, with a postgraduate degree in Business Management. With more than 24 years of auditing experience, as a partner, Piacenti is responsible for the Leisure, Travel and Hospitality departments at KPMG Brasil. He is a member of KPMG's International Quality Review Team and also serves as an instructor in various accounting and auditing courses sponsored by the KPMG.
Ney Neto - Director of Innovation
Ney Neto has been working in the MICE market for more than 20 years and is certified by the Harvard Institute of Management (HMM). He is a highly active professional in the field of digitalization and a specialist in event technology. He was one of the first talents to join MCI in Brazil, and currently oversees the company's digital area.
CAPGEMINI - Travel Coordinator LATAM
Tourism professional with 14 years' experience, working for 6 years as corporate travel manager at the French IT multinational Capgemini. Graduated in Tourism, she also holds an MBA in Business Management. Member of the Committee of Corporate Travel Managers, ALAGEV (CGV).
Gol Linhas Aéreas Inteligentes - Diretor de Produtos e Experiência do Cliente
Lemontech - Vice President
Rafael Arantes holds the position of VP at Lemontech, a company he helped found in 2010. He has more than 15 years' experience in the travel market. He graduated in Computer Science and is a specialist in Information Security.
R1 Audiovisual - Diretor Comercial
Orgânica - Sócio
Sócio da Orgânica, professor de Marketing Digital do Insper, mentor Scale Up da Endeavor Brasil e colunista da Época Negócios. Tem mais de 16 anos de experiência, sendo quase cinco deles como executivo da Netshoes, onde ocupou, entre outros, o cargo de Head of Marketing & Communications for Latin America.
SAP Concur - Business Developer Manager – SAP Concur
GetThere - Head, Global Corporate Sales
Roche - Events & Travel Manager
Rodrigo Cezar is Events & Travel Manager at Roche, President of ALAGEV, and Vice President of Training at MPI. Rodrigo graduated in tourism, marketing and personnel management, and since 1995 has had extensive experience in sales, marketing, theater, environmental education, landscaping and events management, and has also worked with companies in the automotive, agricultural, and technology sectors.
BCD Travel - Vice President | Sales | Latin America
Rolando joined BCD Travel in 2006 as National Account Manager and is presently successfully leading Business Development for the Latin America region. He started his career in Contact Centre Operations with a strong focus on sales and resource management before shifting into account management and sales. In 2000, he joined the RCI Group and was promoted to Site Director, responsible for 350 agents and managerial staff.
ABRACORP - President
Rubens Schwartzmann is a graduate in Business Administration, a postgraduate in Business Administration, and has more than 15 years' experience in the tourism industry. He is currently partner and CEO of Costa Brava Viagens e Eventos, and is also the chairman of ABRACORP’s (Brazilian Association of Corporate Agencies) Board of Directors. He served as the Vice President of the Campinas Convention & Visitors Bureau for the 2013 and 2014 biennium and is a founding member of the AMCHAM Young Business Affairs committee.
Think Forward - Founding partner
Cool hunter (caçadora de tendências) e pesquisadora de comportamento e consumo, consultora, educadora e palestrante há mais de 17 anos. Foi diretora no Brasil do Future Concept Lab, com sede em Milão, Itália. Atuou em inúmeros projetos para clientes internacionais tais como Illy Caffe, Alessi, Veuve Clicquot, Ferrero Rocher, Trussardi, BMW. No Brasil atuou em projetos para Havaianas, H. Stern, Natura, Senai Cetiqt, Grendene, Fiat, Petrobras, Cyrela, BB Mapfre, Unilever, Sebrae, Renner, O Boticario entre outros. Formada em jornalismo pela PUC-SP, tem mestrado em Comunicação e Semiótica pela Pontifícia Universidade Católica de São Paulo e Mestrado em Comunicação de Moda pela Domus Academy, de Milão. É também coach ontológica certificada pela Newfield Network do Chile, membro da ICF, International Coach Federetion, atuando em processos de desenvolvimento humano indidual e em equipes de empresas. Foi coordenadora e docente do curso de cool-hunting da Escola São, docente do MBA Gestão de Luxo na FAAP e implementou o curso de cool-hunting no Istituto Europeu de Design de São Paulo. Possui um curso on line de cool hunting pela Escola São Paulo. Participa de inúmeras palestras de inovação pelo Brasil e recentemente está representando o grupo italiano Nextatlas, plataforma de leitura de tendências à partir do conteúdo de mídia social e big data. Idealizadora e membro do projeto Elementares, laboratório de reflexão de propósito e empoderamento do feminino, projeto incubado na Rede Ubuntu.
Mondelēz International - Regional Travel & Meetings Specialist
Sabrina Hinke Soder is a graduate in Business Administration with a major in Foreign Trade. She holds a postgraduate degree in Strategic Personnel Management. Sabrina has been at Mondelēz International for 7 years, starting as a junior travel management analyst. Since 2017 she has been responsible for the North America region, as well as managing projects and global activities.
Merck Sharp and Dohme - Gerente de Eventos, Viagens & Cartões
Itaú BBA - Gestora de Viagens
CAOA - Compradora
BRF - Travel and Corporate Events Procurement Leader
Vitor Ditommaso graduated in Tourism with a postgraduate in Retail Marketing and has more than 15 years' commercial and operational experience in hotels, travel agencies, transfers, trade fairs and events. Presently, Vitor is responsible for Travel & Events Procurement at BRF, having previously worked in companies such as Carlson Wagonlit Travel, TAM, MM Group, R1 Audiosual, and VASP.