Prof. Marcelo Bregagnoli
Professor Marcelo Bregagnoli is the rector of the Federal Institute of Education, Science and Technology of the South of Minas Gerais. He is a Member of the Board of Trustees of UNIFAL (holder), Board member of FIEMG (Alternate), Councilor of CPPG – Permanent Committee of Planning and Management of the Federal Network of Professional, Scientific and Technological Education (alternate), Adviser of ANATER – National Agency for Assistance of Technician and Rural Extension (alternate) PhD in Phytotechnology by the University of São Paulo (USP), master in Phytotechnology by the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRRJ). He holds a degree in Agricultural Sciences from the Federal Rural University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRRJ). Agricultural Technician by the Federal Institute of the South of Minas – Campus Muzambinho. He is still a Coordinator of the Brazilian Agricultural Olympiad (OBAP), being the mentor at the International Earth Science Olympiad (IESO) in 2014 in Spain. He was the coordinator of the Graduate Course in Sustainable Coffee Growing at IFSULDEMINAS-Campus Muzambinho, where he has been working since 1996 and currently teaches Water and Soil Conservation in the Agronomic Engineering course. Has experience in Education, with emphasis on Vocational Education and publications on the following themes: annual crops, coffee, fertility and sustainability. Member of the CONIF Field Education Chamber.