This Thursday: Geeks on Beer in Rio

On Thursday, December 13th, Geeks on Beer will host its 10th Rio de Janeiro edition. The event will take place at Espaço Lapa Café, with registration starting at 7:00 p.m. sharp.

This time around, Geeks on Beer has enlisted Cassiano Farani and Antonio Marcelo as featured speakers. Farani, who founded 99Canvas, will talk about the death of the business plan. And Marcelo, Founder of Riachuelo Games and Game Designer at Ratto Software, will touch on opportunities in the games market, especially in relation to Brazil.

Also during the event, five startup teams will be given the opportunity to give 5-minute presentations on their projects to the Geeks on Beer audience, followed by 10-minute feedback and Q&A sessions. The winning teams of the contest, dubbed The Pitch, will be awarded prize packages including workspace, mentoring and workshops.

Inscriptions for Geeks on Beer Rio 10 remain open. Sign up to attend here, or find out more information on the Geeks on Beer Facebook page.