Founded in 23 in June of 1976, the Federation of Associations of Brazilian Information Technology Companies - Assespro Federation, is the oldest entity in the sector in Brazil and one of the oldest in the world. Throughout its more than 40 years, the entity has been legitimately defending the interests of national technology and innovation companies.
The importance of the Assespro Federation is recognized at all levels of government, being an active member of various councils and committees, such as the Information Technology Area Committee and the Internet Steering Committee of the Ministry of Science and Technology.
Today the Assespro Federation more than 2000 software companies and technology services to it linked through 15 regional, each with its own, democratically elected board of directors.
The universe of associates is composed of national private companies possessing the largest collections of Brazilian professional experience in the area of technology and innovation outside the State and large private corporations, serving a universe of medium and large clients, such as a countless numbers of micro and small businesses in all corners of Brazil. Thus, we can affirm that 90% of independent companies have their presence registered in Assespro.
In 02.agosto.2018 the Assespro Federation, as well as all its regional 15, have undergone a total identity change. Assespro's new identity was based on a model of communication, representing the entity's scattered intelligence, in its various councils, groups, fronts and connections..