SPI actively participates in actions and panels in order to anticipate the next major advances in the main technologies of Revolution 4.0

  • Director Elcio Brito receives award from Laurea João Florentino Meira de Vasconcellos for Pharmaceutical Innovation

    The world is experiencing a unique situation. Witness the beginning of a new era with the foresight that socio-economic transformations will be brutal. The fourth industrial revolution we are beginning to experience is the product of the exponential and simultaneous developments of various technologies in the physical world – of things, the digital and biological […]

  • SPI team wins 1st Siemens MindSphere HackaDay!

    SPI team wins 1st Siemens MindSphere HackaDay! Inspired by the Hackathon model, the challenge was aimed at solving real business problems on the market using MindSphere, the Siemens Internet of Things system for Industry. The ideas of the selected groups were presented at Fispal Tecnologia, the largest fair for the food and beverage sector in […]

  • Frontier Talks 4.0 – Thank you!

    The Frontier Talks 4.0 was a success! We thank the 123 present representing 59 chemical, petrochemical, pharmaceutical and food industries. Without a doubt, a unique opportunity to listen to experts expose the technological trends for optimization, simulation and process control. We also saw that we have many opportunities to use Artificial Intelligence in this type […]

  • Digital Economy and Industry 4.0

    Among the main directives of this new government is the digitization of the Brazilian economy. The Brazilian Agency for Industrial Development (ABDI) has a strategic position in this process. To support this process, our director, Élcio Brito, led a workshop in Brasilia with the agency to discuss the impacts of potential technologies on the main […]

  • SPI’s first MIT Engineering intern

    This January, SPI welcomed Rianna Jitosho to Brazil as the company’s first MIT Engineering intern. This was part of the MIT Externship Program, which gives students opportunities to gain experience outside the US, in companies where there are MIT
    Alumni (our CFO Joao Seixas is an MBA graduate from MIT Sloan).

    Rianna was involved in projects within […]

  • Open House – Assembly Shop

    After a lot of work and investment, SPI ends the project of transferring its engineering operations to São Caetano do Sul/SP with the opening of its Assembly Shop on Dec. 11. This new space allows the control of all the stages of a cyber-physical transformation, from research to assembly of a robotic system. SPI was […]


    The conversion of the Biological, Physical and Virtual world is not eminent, it is happening right now. This is the core of the Fourth Industrial Revolution. One of the main effects of this conversion is the impact it will have in productivity, and one of the industries that is most affected by that is the […]