SportsEvents Expo Uncovered

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The events industry is booming in Brazil and Rio de Janeiro will host a conference to meet the demands generated by large international sports competitions.

SportsEvents Expo, organized by Fagga | GL events, to be held from 22 to 24 September 2010 at Pavillion 5 of Riocentro, will be strategic for companies intending to participate in official facilities, provide services or supply technology to the Olympic Games of 2016 and the FIFA World Cup of 2014. Government officials, Confederations and Organizing Committees, such as BOC (Brazilian Olympic Committee) and CBF (Brazilian Soccer Confederation), will deliver presentations to explain the specific rules of these processes. In addition to this opportunity, participants will have the chance of presenting their project or service to the managers of organising committees in one the meeting rooms available at the site upon previous schedule. SportsEvents Expo will also offer a conference where the most reputable Brazilian and foreign companies will present the latest innovations on sports events. The sectors involved in the event include: – Architecture Firms – Consulting Companies – Companies supplying Sports Facilities and Equipment – Design and communication companies – Event Producers and Consultants – Hotels and Tourism Companies – Licensing companies – licensed products – Printing Companies – Security Companies – Technology – Urban Infrastructure and Transport Companies– Web Security Companies This moment could not be better. According to studies developed by Firjan, from 2014 to 2016, the state of Rio de Janeiro will receive over R$90bn in investments in the fields of Urban Development, Sanitation, Transport, Logistics and Energy, and SportsEvents Expo is expected to bring together renowned executives from Brazil and abroad connected with the sports business. About Fagga | GL eventsFagga Eventos, with 45 years of experience, organizes international conferences, corporate events, and promotes fairs and exhibits. With more than 2, 600 events staged in Brazil and 250 abroad, Fagga has expertise in international events, including the Pan American Games of Rio de Janeiro, Rio 92 and others. GL events provides services to any type of event, from the planning stage through execution. It has been present in the largest sports events around the globe. In Brazil, GL Events is a group of six companies, including Fagga Eventos. It also manages Riocentro, the venue for several sports disciplines in 2016. Service:Date: September 22 to 24, 2010Time: from 10:00 a. m. to 08:00 p. m. Venue: Riocentro–Pavillion 5 / Rio de Janeiro–BrazilFor further information and press accreditation:Communication Fagga | GL events55 21 3035–3167 / imprensa2@fagga. com. br www. sportseventsexporio. com. br

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