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April 2022

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In this interview from the GreenTech Talks series, Tiago Brasil Rocha talks to Ornella Vilardo, Sustainability Manager at Heineken Brasil, one of the partners of GreenTech América Latina 2021.

Watch the interview to learn more about Ornella’s professional journey and Heineken’s strategies in sustainable technologies.

Venture Capital Investors are from Mars and GreenTech from Venus

It is not new, we all know through reports from NASA, IPCC, United Nations, COP, World Bank, TCFD, G7, G 20, Blackrock, Bill Gates, Jeff Bezos, Elon Musk, Google, etc. climate change is a threat.

We all know the warnings and the milestones that we are reaching for the number of emissions by science, 350 parts per million 2008, 471 parts per million in 2021, 1,000 parts per million 2021 – independent audit. The path to 1.5 degrees is no longer attainable.

A few years ago I decided to change my personal path and fight to change this situation in Latin America. We did the Greentech Latin America event, the event grew and we began to realize that despite the difficulties, many people believe and see the possibility of change.

Partnership: Head Energia – GreenTech Business

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A school for professionals and students who want to stay ahead of industry trends and advance their careers.

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Open call: GreenTech América Latina 2022

The registration process for the 2022 edition of the event that reveals technologies with sustainable impact will be through the GreenTech Business platform.

Held annually since 2019, the three editions of GreenTech América Latina have already revealed 53 technological innovations with sustainable impact, collaborating in their development and growth by making connections with corporations, investors and governments.

GreenTech Radar

News and articles about technologies and solutions presented in the GreenTech América Latina programs

Mycorena raises €24 million Series A for commercialization of fungi-based proteins

The Swedish startup Mycorena aims to revolutionize the production and consumption of fungal-based protein. The resources will be used to drive innovation at a demonstration scale with great potential for a high-value, high-impact commercialized product.

Project recycles 64 ton of waste in Chapada dos Veadeiros

In four months, Corona beer processed 64 tons of waste at Chapada dos Veadeiros, in collaboration with startup Green Mining, which specializes in intelligent reverse logistics.

Article: "Are all the same KPIs offered by PropTech really the same?"

This article published by R8 Tech explores and compares the metrics and promises used by different solutions companies in the field of energy efficiency in buildings.