Thursday 5 September

09:00 - 10:45

Harnessing the Power of Systems Analysis

09:00 - Welcome and Opening Remarks

Anderson Ribeiro Correia, President, The Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES)

Albert van Jaarsveld, Director General and Chief Executive Officer, IIASA 

Goret Pereira Paulo, Director of the Research and Innovation Network, Getulio Vargas Foundation (FGV)

09:15 - Keynote Presentation

Albert van Jaarsveld, Director General and Chief Executive Officer, IIASA 

The power of Systems Analysis
How the integrated approach of systems analysis increases efficiencies and effectiveness of government policies

09:45 - Keynote Presentation

Mauricio Antônio Lopes, IIASA Guest Scholar and Former President, EMBRAPA

Global and regional challenges benefiting from systems analysis

10:15 - Keynote Presentation

Carlos Nobre, Senior Researcher with University of São Paulo’s Institute for Advanced Studies, chair of the Brazilian Panel on Climate Change, and International Secretary of the American Geophysical Union (AGU)

Challenges in the Amazon benefiting from systems analysis
This presentation will focus on a new concept of sustainable development for the Amazon, which is strongly based on a systemic view of the integral potential of a species-diverse ecosystem to give rise to a novel development paradigm. It will also address the challenges in the Amazon impact processes outside the region and how the sustainability solutions identified can be transferred to other regions in the world.

10:45 - Coffee Break 

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