TITLE: The Jews of Brazil
SPEAKER: Daniel R. Pinto
EVENT DATE: 2009/10/20
RUNNING TIME: 76 minutes
Daniel R. Pinto of the Embassy of Brazil delivers an illustrated lecture on the Jews of Brazil.
Speaker Biography: Daniel R. Pinto was born in Rio de Janeiro to Egyptian Jewish refugees. He was educated at the French School in Rio de Janeiro and received a bachelor's degree in business administration from Candido Mendes University in Rio de Janeiro. Pinto worked in the tourist, health care and banking industries before joining the Brazilian Foreign Service in 1999. Since 2006, he has been posted at the Brazilian Embassy in Washington, D.C., where he follows intellectual property and trade policy issues.