Rafaela holds a bachelor degree in Public Policy Management (2015) from School of Applied Sciences (FCA), University of Campinas (UNICAMP). She has been studying policy evaluations of Science, Technology and Innovation. She is currently a PhD student of the Science and Technology Policy Program, at Unicamp. She is part of Innovation System, Strategies and Policy project team, as well as in the Science and Innovation Policy Evaluations Repository (SIPER) – Latin America.
Paola holds a Master in Business Management (2015) with emphasizes in Innovation, Technology and Sustainability from Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul. In addition, she has a bachelor degree in Business Management (2013) from Unisinos University. She is currently a PhD candidate of the Science and Technology Policy Program in Unicamp. Paola is also working in the Innovation System, Strategies and Policy project team and her fields of research are university-industry interaction, firm innovation capabilities, management of innovation and knowledge intensive entrepreneurship.
Vinicius holds a bachelor degree in Mechanical Engineer (2012) from Faculty of Mechanical Engineering (FEM), University of Campinas (UNICAMP), with sandwich period at USACH (Universidad de Santiago de Chile), in Santiago, Chile and Grenoble INP (Institute National Polytechnique de Grenoble) at Grenoble, France. He worked for 4 years as Innovation Consultant and he has been studying future studies in Science, Technology and Innovation since then. He is currently a PhD student of the Science and Technology Policy Program, at Unicamp and part of Innovation System, Strategies and Policy project team.
Irineu de Souza Lima Junior
Irineu holds a bachelor degree in law from the Law School of University of São Paulo(USP). Irineu has worked with corporate law related to technology transactions and startups such as financing contracts with public and private funds, strategic alliances,
R&D and technology transfer, and intellectual property rights. He is currently a PhD student on the Science and Technology Policy Program, at University of Campinas (Unicamp) and part of Innovation Systems, Strategies and Policy (InSySPo) project team. His research interests are venture capital, entrepreneurial finance, and knowledge-intensive innovative entrepreneurship.