DATE: August 12 – 15, 2014

LOCATION: Sulamerica Convention Center, Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
EVENT: NAVALSHORE Marintech South America 2014: Shipbuilding & Offshore Industries Expo and Conference

Navalshore is the strategic event for the maritime value chain in Brazil and provides opportunities for companies to drive new revenue with a highly qualified audience.

Navalshore 2014 also offers a technical workshops’ series, Workboat South America Conference and Brazilian Shipyard Pavilion. The Technical Workshop Series features presentations from industry leading experts on essential topics targeting the continual improvement of management and production strategies for shipyards and ship owners. The WorkBoat South
America conference will present case studies and market perspectives for the workboat and support vessel industry. Finally, the Brazilian shipyard Pavilion will be supported from the top two industry associations

Navalshore 2013 by the Numbers:
Navalshore 2013 attracted more than 17,000 highly qualified professional visitors, 11 international pavilions and business opportunities presented by over 350 Brazilian and international exhibitors from 16 different territories, as well as professionals who came in from more than 40 countries. Navalshore 2013 attracted more than 40 shipyards and participation from 86% of Brazil’s most important shipyards, representing 10 different Brazilian states

CONTACTS FOR THE MISSION
Marcos Duarte will be onsite during each day of the exhibition to assist NL companies as required.Organizing Committee Mission Contacts
Mission Contacts on the ground will have mobile email and phone in Rio de Janeiro, should you need assistance at any time please do not hesitate to contact us
:
Natasha Hudson, Business Development Executive, Newfoundland & Labrador Association of Technology Industries (NATI)/ m: 709-689-4486 / e:natasha@nati.net

Manuel Hackett, Account Manager, ACOA/ m:709-746-1334/ e:manuel.hackett@acoa-apeca.gc.ca

Christopher Percy, International Trade Officer, Government of NL
m: 709-730-4804/ e: christopherpercy@gov.nl.ca

For your information, below is the contact information for Ms. Colleen Sutton, the Canadian DFATD Vice Consul for Rio de Janeiro.
Colleen Sutton, Vice Consul, Consulate General of Canada–Foreign Affairs and International Trade Canada, Av. das Nações Unidas, 12901 CENU-16º andar, Torre Norte 04578-000 São Paulo, SP-Brazil t: +55 11 5509-4355 m: +55 11 8335-28/ Colleen.sutton@international.gc.ca / www.brasil.gc.ca