The São Paulo Research Foundation (FAPESP), the Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) and the Brazil Institute of the Woodrow Wilson International Center for Scholars invite you to the workshop
FAPESP WEEK 2012 – 50 Years of Science in Brazil and Challenges Ahead and BRAZILIAN NATURE – Mystery and Destiny Exhibition
Date: October 22nd
Time: 15:30 to 19:10
Venue: Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) – Bush Building
Building 13 - Von Hippel room (13-2137)
Street Address: 105 Massachusetts Avenue - Cambridge, MA
FAPESP is a foundation, funded by the taxpayer in the State of São Paulo, Brazil, with the mission of supporting research in all fields of knowledge within the State. A relevant element of FAPESP’s strategy is to develop opportunities for scientists in São Paulo to work with colleagues abroad. Scientists in the state of São Paulo, Brazil, author 50% of the scientific articles published by scientists in Brazil every year, and programs in the state contribute 45% of the doctoral level scientists graduated yearly in the country. The foundation has established partnerships with funding agencies, companies, higher education and research organizations around the world.