Taking the shortcut: Expanding to Latin American and Portuguese markets

If your company is interested in exporting and expandin to Latin American and Portugese markets this is an event for you. At the event company representatives have an opportunity to talk to embassy representatives from Latin American countries as well as other internationalization service providers.


  • Welcome words Senior Manager, Business Development and investments, Oliver Hussey
  • Demola International, Bernard Garvey
  • Finnpartnership - Financial support and business proposals from emerging markets, Business Partnership Coordinator Birgit Nevala
  • Enabling Business with Impact – Team Finland BEAM programme in action, Juha Miettinen, Sprinverse/BEAM Programme

Coffee break

  • Latin America competition winner MeshWorks Wireless Oy, Petteri Ruotsalainen
  • Optolevel Oy; Pirkanmaalaisen Pk-yrityksen kokemuksia Latinalaisen Amerikan markkinoista, Export Manager Maarit Heikkilä
  • Investment and Business Guide in Colombia, Embassy of Colombia, Her exelency Fulvia Elvira Benavides Cotes
  • Honorary Consulate of Brazil in Tampere, Mrs. Tuija Kristiina Saari Isique
  • Brazilian Federal Institute / Tampere University of Applied Sciences: Brazilian vocational teachers
  • Cuban investment possibilities, Juan Carlos Guzmán Monet, Casa Finlandesa Ltd.
  • Happy hour presentations: singing, dancing and music.

Latin American style buffee and networking

Register here: tredea.fi/lomakkeet/expanding-to-latin-american-and-portugese-markets/

Event is organized by Tampere Ambassador Network and Business Tampere.