5th Brazilian-German Frontiers of Science and Technology Symposium 2014

Preliminary Program Schedule

Wednesday, September 24 – Conference Venue Recife
1:00 - 5:00 p.m. Cultural visit A (Optional – Interested BRAGFOST participants should book with organizers)
6:30 p.m. Humboldt Alumni Gathering (Optional – Alumni should confirm with Consulate General Recife)
7:00 - 9:00 p.m. Welcome Cocktail hosted by University of Pernambuco, CAPES, Alexander von Humboldt Foundation and Mr. Dietmar Bock, Consul-General of the Federal Republic of Germany in Recife, Venue: Mar Hotel, Pool Area (Optional – Interested BRAGFOST participants are automatically invited)

Thursday, September 25
1:30 - 4:00 p.m. Cultural visit B (Optional – Interested BRAGFOST participants should book with organizers)
5:30 - 6:30 p.m. Preparation Meeting for 2014 Organizers and Speakers
7:00 p.m. Welcome Formal Dinner & Official Inauguration

Friday, September 26
from 7:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 - 9:30 a.m. Opening Remarks by Conference Co-Chairs
9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Session I – Part 1
11:00 - 11:30 a.m. Coffee Break
11:30 - 1:00 p.m. Session I – Part 2
1:00 - 2:00 p.m. Lunch
2:00 - 3:30 p.m. Session II – Part 1
3:30 - 4:00 p.m. Coffee Break
4:00 - 5:30 p.m. Session II – Part 2
5:30 - 5:45 p.m. Coffee Break
5:45 - 6:05 p.m. Presentation of AvH Sponsorship Programs
6:05 - 6:30 p.m. Invited Talk on DFG Funding Programs (by DFG – São Paulo)
6:30 - 6:50 p.m. Presentation of CAPES Sponsorship Programs
6:50 - 7:20 p.m. Invited Talk on Brazilian Science Landscape (by CNPq – Brasília)
7:20 - 7:45 p.m. Invited Talk on Funding Brazilian Science, Technology and Innovation (by FINEP – Brasília)
7:45 - 9:00 p.m. Dinner

Saturday, September 27 – Conference Venue Porto de Galinhas
from 6:30 a.m. Breakfast
7:30 a.m. Bus Transfer to Porto de Galinhas
9:30 - 11:00 a.m. Poster Session – Flash Talk Presentations
11:00 - 11:45 a.m. Poster Session I – Odd Numbers
(Coffee / Tea / Snacks available during Session)
11:45 - 12:30 p.m. Poster Session II – Even Numbers
12:30 - 1:30 p.m. Lunch
1:30 - 3:00 p.m. Session III – Part 1
3:00 - 3:30 p.m. Coffee Break
3:30 - 5:00 p.m. Session III – Part 2
5:00 - 7:30 p.m. Cultural Tour
7:30 p.m. Dinner

Sunday, September 28
from 7:00 a.m. Breakfast
9:00 - 10:30 a.m. Session IV – Part 1
10:30 - 11:00 a.m. Coffee Break
11:00 - 12:30 p.m. Session IV – Part 2
12:30 - 12:45 p.m. Closing Remarks
12:45 - 2:00 p.m. Farewell Lunch
from 2:00 p.m. Departure of participants – Bus Transfers to Recife Airport
2:00 - 5:00 p.m. BRAGFOST 2015 Organizing Committee Meeting

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