For the first time ever, Brazil plays host to an exclusive seminar on the Austrian School of Economics. It was on April 11 and 12, 2010, the southern Brazilian city of Porto Alegre welcomed students and professionals from all over the country to discuss the challenges of Economics in the 21st century.
Keynote speakers included the Austrian School's leading names such as Lew Rockwell, Joseph Salerno, Mark Thornton, and Tom Woods, besides Patri and David Friedman. Brazilian speakers included Ubiratan Iorio, Rodrigo Constantino, Fábio Barbieri, and Antony Mueller. The seminar were held at the Porto Alegre Sheraton Hotel.