Carlos Eduardo Bizzotto

Project Coordinator, Anprotec, Brazil

Carlos Eduardo Bizzotto holds a PhD in Production Engineering and since 1993 has been working on the design, planning and operation of business incubators. He is an accredited Infodev / World Bank consultant for business incubators for Portuguese speaking countries. Currently, he is project coordinator of the Brazilian Association of Science Parks and Business Incubation – Anprotec.

He was one of the creators of the Reference Model for Business Incubation – CERNE, which is a platform with processes and practices for the management of business incubators. The CERNE Model is being implemented in more than 100 incubators in Brazil, with 17 already certified.