Chipus CEO Murilo Pessatti attended to the II SEMI South America Semiconductor Strategy Summit, that took place in Rio de Janeiro, Brazil, from Nov. 10th – 12th. The goal of the 2015 program is to further assess the potential opportunity, and to identify what changes must occur in order to enable successful implementation of a robust, semiconductor manufacturing industry. It was a great networking opportunity. The opening session was led by Dr. Luciano Coutinho, PhD, President of BNDES (Brazilian Development Bank), with a panel entitled:’ Brazil’s Economy: Outlook and Tendencies’. Dr. Coutinho mentioned the commitment and the efforts the biggest development bank of Latin America is doing to foster the semiconductor ecosystem in Brazil.