Brazil is recognized worldwide as a major player in the production of wood from planted forests. This has motivated several foreign investment funds to provide resources in the country in recent years and several other funds are prospecting businesses in the segment. Recent political uncertainties and the lack of transparency and predictability in public accounts still raise doubts, which increase the risk of investing, raising the attractiveness rates demanded by the Brazilian forestry sector.


What to expect for 2019?

Come and listen and discuss with the top experts on the first day of the HDOM Summit!


session 1

13h30 - 13h50: Opening
13h50 - 17h00: Session 1- What will be the brazilian timberland investment environment over the next 10 years?
13h50 - 14h00: Opening speech - Market Overview
Speaker: Marcelo Schmid - Grupo Index/Forest2Market

panel 1

Panel 1: The resurgence of the pine market
Moderator: Marcelo Schmid - Grupo Index/Forest2Market
14h00 - 14h20: Central and east Paraná
Speaker: Fábio Brun - South America Director - RMS Resource Management Service
14h20 - 14h40: São Paulo
Speaker: Fernando Cassimiro da Silva - Chief Operations Officer - GreenWood Resources Brasil
14hh40 - 15h00: Santa Catarina
Speaker:  Fernando Geraldi - Investment Director - Global Forest Partners LP
15h00 - 15h30: Discussions

panel 2

Panel 2: Eucalyptus: pulp, charcoal or lumber? What is the best market?

15h30 - 15h50: Mato Grosso do Sul

Speaker: Luiz Calvo Ramires Junior - CEO - Ramires Reflortec S/A

15h50 - 16h10: Minas Gerais

Speaker: Carlos Alberto Guerreiro  - Executive Director TTG Brasil Investimentos Florestais

16h10 - 16h30: New frontiers (MAPITOBA)

Speaker: to confirm

16h30 - 17h00: Discussions

17h00 - 17h30 Coffee-Break


17h30 - 18h40: Session  2- Investing in other South America’s regions

17h30 - 17h40: Opening speech - Market Overview

Speaker: Miguel Fabra - Investment Manager - Stafford Capital Partners

Lecture 1: Consolidated markets

17h40 - 18h00: Chile and Uruguay

Speaker: to confirm


Lecture 2: Non-consolidated markets

18h20 - 18h40: Argentina, Paraguay, Colômbia, Costa Rica

Speaker: Steve Gretzinger - Acquisition Manager - GreenWood Resources

18h40 - 19h00: Minibreak - or F&Q


19h00 - 20h00: Special final Session - What investors can expect from Brazil’s future economy?

20h00 - 22h00: Cocktail