Diplomat, Embassy of Brazil
Secretary Pedro Ivo Silva is a carreer diplomat and is the Head of the Energy, Environment and Science, Technology & Innovation Section of the Brazilian Embassy in New Delhi. He worked as Deputy Head of the Division of Information Society of the Brazilian Ministry of Foreign Affairs and was the Brazilian representative to the Internet Corporation for Assigned Names and Numbers (ICANN). He conceptualized and co-organized the São Paulo Innovation and Science Diplomacy School (InnSciD SP). Prior to joining the Brazilian Foreign Service, Pedro was the Director for Customer Services at Comptel Communications in São Paulo, Brazil, and Software Development Coordinator at Siemens AG in Munich, Germany. Pedro holds a Bs.C. in Electrical Engineering (2000) and in Philosophy (2009) and a M.Sc. in Philosophy of Technology (2013).