The CNI-SOSA strategic partnership enables corporate members of CNI and Brazilian startups to immerse themselves in the leading tech ecosystems of New York and Tel Aviv, opening the doors for engagement and collaboration with the most disruptive Industry 4.0 technologies developed outside of Brazil.
“CNI-SOSA partnership is a fundamental step towards promoting open innovation as a way of strengthening companies and the economy. Having access to SOSA's world-class innovation experience will bring a transforming effect on the Brazilian industry.”
"This is a strategic partnership by connecting companies that operate in Brazil to disruptive technologies available worldwide, which can be applied to products, services, or business models. The CNI-SOSA partnership is a great opportunity for large and medium-sized companies and startups that want to be innovative and gain space in the global market ”
The National Confederation of Industry (CNI) is the organization that represents Brazilian industry. As the highest body in the employers' union system of industry, it has defended the interests of the domestic industry since its founding in 1938, working in coordination with the executive, legislative and judiciary branches of government as well as with several entities and organizations in Brazil and abroad.
CNI represents 27 federations of industries and 1,250 employer unions, to which almost 700,000 enterprises are affiliated. It directly manages the Social Service of Industry (SESI), the National Services for Industrial Learning (SENAI) and the Euvaldo Lodi Institute (IEL). Together with CNI, these institutions form the Industry System, which also brings together state industry federations and employer unions.
Appreciating the diverse and dynamic nature of Brazil's industrial sector, the SOSA-CNI program is tailored to fit the lingual, societal, and economic factors that make up the country's unique tech ecosystem.