Name: Angela Livino 

Title: Program Officer and CEO Advisor 

Affiliation: Brazilian Energy Research Office, EPE 



Bio: Angela Livino is an advisor to the CEO at Empresa de Pesquisa Energética (Energy Research Office), she works at EPE since 2005. Prior to that, she was a senior engineer at Operador Nacional do Sistema Elétrico (National Power System Operator – ONS). She received a PhD in water resources and environmental sciences at the Civil Engineering Program at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (2015). During her PhD in 2013 she was a Fellow in Sustainability Science Program at Harvard Kennedy School.

Name: Henrique Paiva de Paula

Title: Program Officer

Affiliation: Brazilian Electricity Regulatory Agency – ANEEL


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Bio: Henrique is an Electrical Engineer with a Master’s in Civil Engineering. He works at the Brazilian Regulatory Agency (ANEEL) since 2008. His current activities at the Agency involve the analysis of hydropower inventory studies, hydropower plant projects and other requests related to electrical energy generation plants.

Name: Hermani de Moraes Vieira, B.A

Title: Geographer and Program Officer

Affiliation: at Brazilian Energy Research Office / EPE



Bio: Hermani is a geographer graduated at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro, worked as a consultant for MMA, ANA and Embrapa under the ProBio, ProAgua and ProTeM programs. Acted as a Geoinformation Coordinator at the Rio de Janeiro State Geological Survey. Currently, is the Environmental Deputy Superintendent at EPE, having been the coordinator of the environmental studies of the hydroelectric inventory of the Branco River basin, Roraima.