Second edition of Tech Summit Petrópolis promises to move the technology sector of the Serrana Region in November

Serratec – Parque Tecnológico da Região Serrana and City Hall of Petrópolis announce another edition of Tech Summit Petrópolis, which will take place at Palácio Quitandinha on November 17th and 18th. The event is aimed at entrepreneurs, specialists, managers and developers, aims to discuss technology and the challenges of the sector with regard to the future of companies, employability and technological development and is already considered one of the main events in the Serrana Region and of the state of Rio de Janeiro.

This year’s theme will be Technology, Innovation & Transformation involving lectures, debates, workshops and entertainment. Among the speakers are prominent exponents in the business, public and RD&I sectors in Brazil. On the first day, invited participants will be able to attend lectures and debates related to current trends and experiences in the sector, limited to 200 people in person – but all programming will be broadcast online, through Serratec’s Youtube channel (@serratecoficial) for those who wish to follow. The second day, exclusively in person, is open and will be directed to IT professionals and the Community SerratecDev, made up of more than 600 developers who have completed the Serratec Residency in ICT professional qualification program since 2019. The program will feature speakers with market experiences to share knowledge, solutions and network. And to close, a rock concert is scheduled.

On the first day, the event will be attended by the Minister of Science and Technology, Paulo Alvim; the Regional Director of Senac, Sergio Ribeiro; the President of Serratec, Guilherme da Motta Alves; CEO Ions & Haking Rio and Global Women in Tech Ambassador, Lindália Junqueira; the Coordinator of Projects in Smart Campus and Cities at INATEL, Leonardo Maia; the Municipal Secretary of Science and Technology and Economic Development of the City Hall of Santa Rita do Sapucaí-MG, Publio Teles; the Executive Vice President of Embraer, Luiz Marinho; the CIO and CAO of Rede D’Or São Luiz, Fabio Andrade, and the IT Executive Director of BTG Pactual, Diego Borsato. On the second day’s schedule, technical topics will include DevOps, artificial intelligence, typescript programming, kafka, cloud, lowcodescalable applications, data lakein addition to motivational content and successful experiences for the technology market.

Petrópolis, Teresópolis and region have been establishing themselves over the years with a technological vocation. The sector drives businesses that generate income, deliver solutions and value and serve more than 30 countries. There are more than 400 companies, which generate more than 5 thousand jobs and earn more than 1.1 billion reais/year. The potential of the production chain and the innovation ecosystem is boosted by Serratec and involves, in addition to technology-based companies, universities, research centers, public authorities, funding agencies and the community of technology professionals who have been qualified by the Residency. in Information and Communication Technology at Serratec, in partnership with Senai and Sinditec, and graduates from universities in the region. The complete schedule of Tech Summit Petrópolis 2022 can be accessed at and free registration must be made through the link

About Serratec

Serratec – Technological Park of the Mountain Region is a private, non-profit and public interest institution. The main IT business driver in the interior of the state of Rio de Janeiro, Serratec is also the largest Technological Park in the interior of Rio de Janeiro, covering the cities of Petrópolis, Teresópolis, Nova Friburgo and Areal. Established in June 2019, it reflects the maturation of a process that began more than 30 years ago, including the birth of Petrópolis-Tecnópolis.

Led by the business sector, it includes in its governance universities, research centers, government institutions and development agencies, focusing on the development of the productive arrangement of the Information Technology (IT) sector in the Serrana Region of Rio de Janeiro. The structuring pillars of Serratec are professional qualification in the area of ​​technology, open innovation and support and generation of new business for companies. Currently, the region’s technology sector brings together more than 200 companies, earns more than 800 million reais and generates around 4,000 jobs, developing strategic technology projects in Brazil and abroad.

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