2United Nations Association-Brazil United Nations Association – Brazil is a grass root institution liked to the UN that aims to educate, inspire and mobilize the Brazilian civil society regarding the principles and values inscribed in the Charter of the United Nations.UNA-Brazil is also engaged with disseminating the institutional importance of the work developed by the UN through the implementation of projects, activities and partnerships in the local, national and international spheres.
3Fórum das AméricasFórum das Américas is an independent institution dedicated to the discussion of the main hemispheric issues, from human rights to democracy, from environment to free trade areas.Founded in 1978, Fórum das Américas has already organized a number of events with highlights to “The United Nations and Society in the Threshold of a New Millennium”, in 1998, that counted with the UN Secretary-General Kofi Annan as the main speaker and gathered the most important leaders of the Brazilian society. UNA-Brazil was established in this same occasion.
4Sustainable Development Forum 2007 Speakers SDF 2007President Bill ClintonMinister Paulo BernardoPres.Clinton, Amanda Ungaro,IREO’s Paolo ZampolliGuests SDF 2007Sustainable Development Forum 2007
5Sustainable Development Forum 2007 President George BushSaint ChatwalEight Governors from Brazil, Bill Rohdes and Mario GarneroRep. Michel TemerSheik Salman Al – Khalifa;Sergio Thompson-FloresMinister Nelson JobimPresident José Sarneyand Naomi CampbellDr. Frank Sherwood Rowland,Nobel Prize Winner, Chemistry
6SDF Venue and DateOne year past the SDF 2007, during the Brazilian extended hollyday, from 8:00am until 2:30pm.Cosmopolitan center that allows attendance of greater amount of international personalities and enables a better repercussion of the event.Reference in New York, Cipriani Wall Street offers the necessary venue to accomodate our guests comfortably with VIP treatment.May 2nd, 2008New York,USACiprianiWall Street
7Cipriani Wall StreetCipriani Wall Street stands as a triumph of Greek Revival architecture. Occupying an entire city block, this New York Landmark served as the home of the New York Merchants' Exchange, the New York Stock Exchange and the US Customs House, as well as the headquarters of the National City Bank.
8SDF 2008 GoalsCreate and strengthen the perception, especially from the business community, that no profit will be sustainable in the medium to long run if the economic activity it is based on is not environmentally sustainable;Mobilize political, academic and business leaders and promote international dialogue on sustainable development;Use a business language to present the various concepts, providing scientific analyses and realistic goals;
9SDF 2008 GoalsGenerate networking opportunity between part of the global business elite, furnishing them the knowledge to start businesses and partnerships that take the limitations of our planet into consideration;Achieve great international repercussion of this crucial subject and stimulate action by governments, enterprises and individuals;Fund-raise for future projects of the United Nations Association - Brazil.
10Partners and Invited Press Partners SDF 2007: Council of the Americas, FALA!, FENADVB, Novel Holdings Limited, Quintessentially, Brazil-Texas Chamber of Commerce, World Business Council for Sustainable Development and World Federation of United Nations Associations.Press to be invited: Azteca TV, Correio Popular, Dinheiro, El País, O Estado de São Paulo, Financial Times, Frankfurter Allgemeine Zeitung, Herald Tribune, Jornal do Brasil, Jovem Pan, Le Monde, Newsweek, Rede Record, Revista Forbes, The Economist, Times of London, The Wall Street Journal, Washington Post, etc.
11Confirmed Honorary Speaker Al GoreVice President of the United States of America ( );2007 Nobel Peace Prize Winner“The Inconvenient Truth and the Global Alliance for Sustainability”Other Invited Speakers:Bill Clinton, President of the United States of America ( )Tony Blair, Prime Minister of the United Kingdom ( )Condoleezza Rice, Secretary of State of the United States of AmericaCelso Amorim, Brazil’s Minister of Foreign RelationBan Ki-moon, Secretary-General of the United Nations
12Benefits for SponsorsParticipation at event with very distinguished invitees, including presidents and CEOs of important companies from many different sectors, state authorities, royalties, personalities and academics from Brazil and the world;Expose and present its logo and products to a very wealthy international clientele with great promotion and repercussion capacity;Associate its image to themes of the large public interest as sustainable development and global warming;
13Benefits for SponsorsKnow and be known to opinion makers and decision takers of the highest power spheres worldwide;Possibility to develop and generate new business opportunities;Have its name/logo diffused through media partners in many countries, such as USA, Brazil, UK, France, Germany, México, Italy and others;Exclusive networking.
14Participation Individual Ticket Access to all panels Individual name listed in the programContribution: US$ 1,100
15Opportunity Silver Support Access to all panels for 10 attendees Individual name of 10 attendees listed in the programTables identified with the corporate logo of supporter for 10 attendeesCorporate logo of supporting institution listed on program as silver supporterCorporate logo of sponsor displayed on official websiteContribution: US$ 21,000
16Opportunity Gold Sponsor Access to all panels for 20 attendees Individual name for 20 attendees listed in the programTable identified with the corporate logo of sponsor for 20 attendeesCorporate logo of sponsor displayed on official websiteVerbal and visual logo representation of sponsor at the event to include:(i) Corporate logo listed on the program as gold sponsor;(ii) Acknowledgement by the MC;(iii) Corporate logo displayed in plasma screens.Corporate logo included in official promotion materialsCorporate presentation of sponsor placed in proper locationAccess to the VIP room for president of sponsoring institutionContribution: US$ 80,00016
17Opportunity Platinum Sponsor Access to all panels for 30 attendees Individual name for 30 attendees listed in the programTables identified with the corporate logo for sponsor for 30 attendeesCorporate logo of sponsor displayed on official websiteVerbal and visual logo representation of sponsor at the event to include:(i) Corporate logo listed on the program as sponsor;(ii) Acknowledgement by the MC;(iii) Corporate logo displayed with exclusivity at e-banner inside the conference room during sponsored panel.Corporate logo included in official promotion materialsCorporate presentation of sponsor placed in proper locationAccess to VIP room for the President of sponsoring institutionWelcome remarks by the president of sponsoring institution during the sponsored panel.Contribution: US$ 160,00017
18International Renewable Contact InformationThiago L. FernandesTAnamélia MeirellesTGeneralCoordinatorCommunicationOfficerInternational RenewableEnergy OrganizationPaolo ZampolliTRobson MelloBrazil Foundationof AmericaBFA is a Not-For- Profit Organization under the Federal laws of 501(C) all contributions are tax deductible