Holds a degree in Electrical Engineering (1988), a master's degree (1993) and a PhD (2003) in Computer Science, all at UFRGS University. He has been a professor since 1993, and working with multimedia since 1998, when the laboratory of PRAV (Projects in Audio and Video) was founded - http://www.inf.ufrgs.br/prav. He has been Professor / Researcher at the Institute of Informatics at UFRGS since 2006. Creator of the Mconf webconference system, a project that began in November 2010, with initial sponsorship of RNP (National Research and Education Network), through a project of the RNP Working Groups (WGs). His major interests are Videocolaboration, Telemedicine, Teleducation and Computer Networks.
Artur de Almeida Vianna
Graduated student in Computer Engineering at UFRGS, since 2016. He was teaching assistant in Calculus I twice and has been working at PRAV UFRGS since 2017. In 2018, he won a double diplome scholarship at CentraleSupélec, a french engineering school located in the city of Gif-sur-Yvette, in the metropolitan area of Paris.
Diego Bergonsi de Farias
Undergraduate student in Computer Engineering from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (UFRGS), since 2018. Had scholarship in the Graduate Program in Forestry Engineering at the Federal University of Santa Maria (UFSM), where he studied 3 semesters of Relationships International. Currently have a scholarship in the Mconf project since 2018/2.