The Brasil Investment Forum (BIF) 2019 is an initiative of the Brazilian government in collaboration with the Inter-American Development Bank (IDB) and will be implemented in São Paulo on 10-11 October 2019.

This is an opportunity to learn about the main opportunities for foreign investors, particularly in the infrastructure, energy, agro-industry and technology sectors.

The speakers have not yet been announced, but the presence of the President of the Republic, Jair Bolsonaro (10), the Minister of Economy, Paulo Guedes (10), and the Minister of Justice, Sérgio Moro (11) are confirmed.

Panels scheduled – 10 October 2019

Panel 1 – Energy Reform: Sector Reform: increasing competition to stimulate supply and innovation 

Panel 2 – Brazil in the Global Economy: The International Insertion Agenda

Panel 3 – Brazil: A Sustainable Agricultural Powerhouse 

Panel 4 – Productivity at the Center of the Economic Agenda 

Panels scheduled – 11 October 2019

Panel 5 – Brazil’s New Cycle of Infrastructure Investment 

Panel 6 – Financial System Democratization: the BC# agenda

Panel 7 – Technological Frontiers: Opportunities in Brazil 

Panel 8 – A Leaner and More Efficient State: Deprivatization and Tax Simplification


The event will be held at the World Trade Center (WTC), Avenida das Nações Unidas 12551, São Paulo on 10-11 October 2019.

Participation is free.

Registration (subject to approval by the organizers) through the event website: