Time: 10:00 to 12:00
The Brazilian National Confederation of Industry and the Brazilian Business Coalition invite to the online round table about the EU-Mercosur Agreement and the sustainable development in Brazil.
The meeting will have the participation of European ambassadors and the Brazilian business sector.
A simultaneous Portuguese-English translation will be availabe.
Registrations are closed. The link to the event is: https://us02web.zoom.us/j/83133099722
|10:00 - 10:20||Opening|
|10:20 - 10:35||Opening Case (JBS)|
|10:35 - 10:55||Industrial and agro-industrial sustainability within the context of the Agreement|
|10:55 - 11:30||Business cases: the Agrement as an ally to the sustainable development (L'Oréal and Raízen)|
|11:30 - 11:45||Debate|
|11:45 - 12:00||Closing|
Director of Institucional Relations
Mônica Messenberg holds a degree in Economics and a Master in International Economy from the University of Brasilia (UnB). She serves as Director of Institucional Relations at the National Confederation of Industry (CNI). Prior to joining CNI in 2010, Ms. Mônica Messenberg had worked for 15 years in Planning and Controlling areas, Development, Implementation and Administration of programs for the Brazilian government, where she occupied a high-level position.
Ambassador of the European Union to Brazil
Global CEO of JBS
Manager of International Integration Policies of CNI
Economist with a master's degree in Public Administration - Public Policy (EBAPE / FGV-RJ). He has been with the National Confederation of Industry since 2005 and is currently an executive manager of Environment and Sustainability. Leads agendas for water resources, biodiversity, environmental licensing, forests, solid waste, climate change, sustainable production and consumption, and Sustainable Development Goals. He is CNI’s Executive Secretary of the Thematic Council on Environment and Sustainability and represents the Confederation in other environmental forums.
General Director of Agroícone
Director of Institutional Relations and Communication of L’Oréal
Vice-President of Institutional Relations and Sustainability of Raízen
João Emílio Gonçalves
Economist graduated from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). He has master's and doctoral degree in economics from the State University of Campinas (Unicamp). He joined the National Confederation of Industry (CNI) in 2011 and, since 2021, has held the position of Superintendent of Industrial Development. His professional career includes: general manager of Investment and Business at the São Paulo Agency for the Promotion of Investments and Competitiveness (Investe SP); Project Manager at the São Paulo Development Secretariat; advisor to the Directorate of Technological and Industrial Policy of the Instituto Pesquisa Tecnológica (IPT); consultant for investment projects and project manager at the Brazilian Export and Investment Promotion Agency (Apex-Brasil), and advisor to the Secretariat for International Affairs of the Ministry of Planning.
Pedro Miguel da Costa e Silva
Ambassador and Secretary for Bilateral and Regional Negotiations in the Americas of the Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs