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I am very pleased to share with you that the infoDev Global Forum on Innovation and Entrepreneurship in Brazil last week was a great success. There was over 1,000 participants from around the world with strong commitment of Brazilian officials. The Governor of Santa Catarina was present throughout, during the press conference, the plenary sessions, the opening ceremony in addition to hosting a special dinner at his house for visiting delegations. Several high level Brazilian officials, particularly from the Ministry of Science and Technology and related institutions,