The Event

Americas Society/Council of the Americas, in partnership with RenovaBR and BrazilFoundation, will host the panel discussion “Political Renewal and New Leadership in Brazil” on May 16.

Selected among a group of 4,000 candidates, three RenovaBR scholars from Brazil’s next generation of public-sector leaders will share their vision on how to eliminate the gap between the average citizen and their elected officials in Congress. 

This program is part of the 2018 AS/COA Brazil Series.


Wednesday, May 16, 2018
Registration: 6:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m.
Panel: 6:30 p.m. to 7:45 p.m.
Reception: 7:45 p.m. to 9:00 p.m.


680 Park Avenue
New York, NY


Eduardo Mufarej, Cofounder, RenovaBR
Carlos Gomes, RenovaBR Scholar
Felipe Rigoni, RenovaBR Scholar
Juliana Cardoso, RenovaBR Scholar
Brian Winter, Editor-in-Chief, Americas Quarterly; Vice President of Policy, Americas Society/Council of the Americas (moderator)
Susan Segal, Presidente and CEO, Americas Society/Council of the Americas


Register to attend here.
The event is complimentary but prior registration is required.


Event Information: Marcelo Barretta | | 212-277-8378
Sponsorship Opportunities: Ana Calderon | | 212-277-8358
AS Individual Membership: Beckie Bintrim | | 1-212-277-8342
COA Corporate Membership: Mila Fontana | | 212-277-8331
Note: To view a list of COA corporate members, please click here.
Press Inquiries:
Cancellation: Please contact Juan Serrano-Badrena at before 3:00 p.m. on Monday, May 15