Luiz Felipe Guanaes Rego
Director, Interdisciplinary Center for the Environment
Pontificia Universidade Catolica
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
Dr. Rego is the Director of the Interdisciplinary Center for the Environment of the Catholic University of Rio de Janeiro (NIMA PUC-Rio). The center is structured around thematic, multidisciplinary, environmental research groups, that enable holistic understanding and create projects to support a sustainable society. Dr. Rego is a professor of the Department of Geography – PUC-Rio and his research interest include models of the geographic space in GIS to support the analyses, activities and monitoring of the sustainability of local land.