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José Gontijo

Director of the Department of Science, Technology and Digital Innovation at the Secretariat for Entrepreneurship and Innovaion , Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications, Brazil

 

OPENING SESSION / MONDAY 17TH JUNE, 13:30 > 15:15

Welcome statements

5G Policy perspectives
Government Policies for 5G
Progress of 5G Spectrum Harmonization and Regulatory Policy


BIO

José Gontijo is the Director of the Department of Science, Technology and Digital Innovation at the Secretariat for Entrepreneurship and Innovaion , Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications, Brazil. 
He holds a degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Brasília (2002) with a specialization in Public Management in Science and Technology (2009).
Since 2009, he is a career server of the Ministry of Science, Technology and Innovation (Analyst in Science and Technology). He has worked in the Anatel (National Telecomunication Agency) Spectrum Engineering Management Area (2003-2007), in the ICT Secretariat (2007-2009) and in the Technological Development and Innovation Secretariat (2009-2010) of the MCTI.
He was also advisor for the area of digital inclusion in the Presidency of the Republic (2010) and Director of the Department of Industry, Science and Technology at the Telecommunication Secretariat (2012-2016), of the Ministry of Communication. In the Ministry of Communications, before assuming this Department , he was project manager and Deputy Director at the Broadband Department since 2011.More recently (2016-2018) he was the Director of the Department of Science, Technology and Digital Innovation and Deputy Secretary for Digital Policy Secretariat of the Ministry of Science, Technology, Innovation and Communications.