Sponsors

One of France's largest corporations and the world's fifth largest publicly-traded integrated international oil and gas company, Total is committed to meet growing energy demands while consistently acting as a responsible corporate citizen. www.total.com
Danone Group is a multinational company with French origin, the world leader in fresh dairy products, deputy leader in water, nutrition and child hospital. Its mission is to bring health and nutrition for many people. Over the years, Danone has become synonymous with nutrition, health, quality and innovation. Present in over 120 countries, the Group has about 90,000 employees worldwide. It is the third largest food group in Europe, the seventh largest food manufacturer in the world and first in countries like France, Spain and Italy. www.danone.com
Egis is a 75%/25% owned subsidiary of the French "Caisse des Dépôts" and "Iosis Partenaires" – it is a consulting and engineering group working in the areas of transport, urban development, construction, industry, water, environment and energy. In the road and airport fields, the group is also involved in project financing, turnkey-contract projects and facility operation.
With 12,000 employees, of whom 7,400 in engineering, and a turnover of €858 million in 2011, the group is present in over 100 countries and has around 50 offices in France. www.egis-group.com
As a global specialist in energy management with operations in more than 100 countries, Schneider Electric offers integrated solutions to make energy safe, reliable, efficient, productive and green across multiple market segments. The Group has leadership positions in energy and infrastructure, industrial processes, building automation, and data centers/networks, as well as a broad presence in residential applications. With 22.4 billion Euros sales in 2011, the company's 130,000+ employees are committed to help individuals and organizations "Make the most of their energy." www.schneider-electric.com
AES Eletropaulo is the largest distributor of electricity in consumption and sales in Latin America. In 2010, it scored 6.1 million customers, reaching 16.5 million people served. Its concession area covers 24 municipalities in the metropolitan region of São Paulo, including the capital, where is the administrative headquarters. www.aeseletropaulo.com.br
BP is of one of the world's largest energy companies, providing its customers with fuel for transportation, energy for heat and light, retail services and petrochemicals products for everyday items. Since 2006, BP has announced investments in biofuels research, development and operations, and has done investments in production facilities in Europe, Brazil and the US. Launched in November 2005, BP Alternative Energy combines all of BP's interests in low-carbon energy. BP Alternative Energy is investing in the growth markets of biofuels, wind and solar while building long term options in carbon capture and storage and clean technology. www.bp.com
CPMBraxis is part of the Capgemini Group, a global leader in information technology solutions. It offers to companies established in Brazil and in the world four service lines: Applications Management Services, Enterprise Applications Services, Infrastructure Services and Infrastructure Products. With a history of 30 years of success in the country, it brings together more than 6,500 professionals and serves over 200 customers nationwide. It has eight development centers, testing centers and data center itself, and the command for remote management of infrastructure, centers of shared services and maintenance support for SAP solutions. With over 120,000 employees in 40 countries, it is certified CMMI Dev 1.2 level 5. www.cpmbraxis.com
The merger of Brazilian banks Itaú and Unibanco in 2008 created one of the world's largest banks, Itaú Unibanco. With equity of $ 60.9 billion and total assets of $ 755.1 billion in 2010, the company reached a market value of $ 179.6 billion in stock exchanges, which places it among the top ten institutions in the world. Itaú Unibanco is present in more than 1,000 Brazilian municipalities, and has agencies and offices in 19 countries and two territories (Cayman Islands and Hong Kong). www.itau.com.br 
Nextel is part of NII Holdings Inc., one of the leading operators in mobile communications for business customers in Latin America. Headquartered in the United States, the company operates in Argentina, Chile, Mexico, Peru and Brazil. In 1997, Nextel arrived in Brazil. Since then, the company introduced iDEN digital wireless service; expanded international radio  service and won more than three million customers nationwide. In just two decades, Nextel has significantly changed the way to communicate and has currently more than 4 million customers. www.nextel.com.br
"PepsiCo is a global food and beverage leader with net revenues of more than $65 billion and a product portfolio that includes 22 brands that generate more than $1 billion each in annual retail sales. Our main businesses – Quaker, Tropicana, Gatorade, Frito-Lay and Pepsi-Cola – make hundreds of enjoyable foods and beverages that are loved throughout the world. PepsiCo's people are united by our unique commitment to sustainable growth by investing in a healthier future for people and our planet, which we believe also, means a more successful future for PepsiCo. We call this commitment Performance with Purpose: PepsiCo's promise to provide a wide range of foods and beverages for local tastes; to find innovative ways to minimize our impact on the environment by conserving energy and water and reducing packaging volume; to provide a great workplace for our associates; and to respect, support and invest in the local communities where we operate. For more information, please visit
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In the market for more than four decades, Schahin Group is a solid and diversified company with operations in key sectors of the country's development: Engineering, Oil and Gas, Real Estate Development, Telecommunications and Energy. The continued growth and diversification of the Group's activities are a consequence of the constant incorporation of technological advances, investment in human resources and attention to new business opportunities. www.schahin.com.br