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IT and Media Tech Discussion at Chicago Chamber of Commerce US-Brazil Business Forum

Tech Talk at 1871 Chicago US-Brazil Business Forum

Alexandre Petry, Executive Manager for Investments, APEX Brazil, Mike McGee, Founder, Starter League, Nicole Yeary, Founder, Ms. Tech, and Howard Tullman, CEO 1871

A host of entrepreneurs and business leaders attended the 5th Annual Chicagoland Chamber of Commerce 5th Annual US-Brazil Business Forum & Cultural Exchange on September 3, 2014. Held at 1871 Chicago’s Tech Incubator, the event featured panel discussions and networking aimed to connect the Chicago and Brazil economies.

One of the panel discussions called IT/New Media Tech featured panelists Alexandre Petry, Executive Manager for Investments, APEX Brazil, Mike McGee, Founder, Starter League, Nicole Yeary, Founder, Ms. Tech, and Howard Tullman, CEO 1871.

The panelists spoke to entrepreneurs and people interested in working for startup businesses about the importance of developing discipline by becoming life-long learners and ways to increase networking to keep up with the ever-changing landscape of IT.

Listen to their discussion about how tech companies in both countries are adapting to the changes.
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