Applications for the 2022 edition of TETRIX, recognized as the largest Guinness World Records (GWR) business research competition, are already in full swing. The aim of the competition is to inspire and encourage participants to pursue a career in the digital world and improve their business knowledge. Students of all specialties and people who graduated in the last five years (between 2017 and 2021) and speak Portuguese, English or Spanish have the right to apply. Applications are accepted until August 14 at

Participation in the challenge is free and rewards the winner with a trip to five continents.

The competition consists of 60 questions divided into 4 phases, the first two of which are online. In this issue, for the first time, candidates will be able to choose a “career direction” during the second phase and will focus on topics that are in their comfort zone. The semi-final and final phases, in which participants are judged by prominent figures in the sector (called Senseis), will take place at the VTEX office in Rio de Janeiro (Brazil) on 5 and 6 November. This is the fourth edition of TETRIX. In 2021, more than 154,000 participants from 84 countries will join – a record number of entries, thanks to which it won recognition from the Guinness World Records. Last year, women made up more than 64% of the total number of candidates. The final phase of the last edition, held in Rio de Janeiro, was won by the Chilean Francisco Accident. And the final challenge involves 24 finalists from 8 different nationalities.

“For the first time this year, young people from Bulgaria who are interested in developing in the digital world can join the competition. Upgrading skills and constantly acquiring new knowledge are more crucial today than ever. I believe that with the opportunity to participate in TETRIX we will open many new paths for realization, as well as the inclusion of young people in the international community of innovators, “said Kiril Dinov – Vice President of Trade at VTEX for Eastern Europe.

The winner will be introduced to the latest in digital transformation through visits to major technology companies and participation in events and seminars dedicated to technology.

The challenge fosters the development of the digital ecosystem by building a valuable network of talents ready for the future. These companies also have access to the participants who have stood out the most and are looking for hiring opportunities in the future.

“The exchange of cultures, ethnic groups and ideas provided by TETRIX has made the challenge increasingly relevant for the digital market. “Inspiring, stimulating and developing talented young people is essential for accelerating the pace of digital transformation in companies and for building a world in which opportunities for development are shared among the different communities that make up our ecosystem,” said Mariano Gomide de Faria. founder and co-executive director of VTEX.

Requests for participation and information: Tetrix Challenge
Program schedule:
Until August 14: applications for participation
August 15-28: first phase of the competition (online)
September 5th to October 2nd: Second phase of TETRIX (online)
November 5 and 6: semifinals and finals in Rio de Janeiro

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VTEX (NYSE: VTEX) provides a “software as a service” digital trading platform for corporate brands and retailers. The tool allows customers to follow their trading strategy, including building online stores (e-commerce), integrating and managing orders through various channels, and creating marketplaces to sell products from third-party suppliers. Founded in Brazil, VTEX is a leader in accelerating the transformation of digital commerce in Latin America and is growing globally. The platform is designed according to standards and functions at the corporate level and has more than 2,400 customers who connect with their users through 3,200 active online stores in 38 countries.

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