Garimpo de Soluções – economics, culture & development (“Solutions Mine”) is a leading Brazilian company of international standing. Since 2003 it has engaged in the creation and dissemination of knowledge regarding the concepts of the creative economy, creative cities and creativity in business.

It has also developed pioneering projects and programmes within these various fields. Its working model encompasses innovative consultancy for private companies; an advisory service to governments; conception and curatorship of international seminars; creation of innovative courses; organisation of studies and books with international scope; foreign corporate missions; and conferences in all Brazilian States and in more than 20 countries.