Mr. Raphael Moras de Vasconcellos

Company Bambu Brasileiro
Phone +55 21 2294 3452
Mobile +55 21 9262 8081
Address Rio de Janeiro


academic experience

Industrial Design graduation - products specialization (PUC-RIO, 1999).
China’s International TCDC Course on Bamboo Technology (Hangzhou/China, 2001).
7o World Bamboo Congress (New Deli/India, 2004).
Guadua International Symposium (Pereira/Colombia, 2005).
Bamboo Construction Workshop (Armênia/Colômbia, 2003).
Bamboo for a Sustainable Development - International Meeting (PUC-Rio, 2004).
Course in Business Planning (PUC-Rio, 2005).

professional experience

Owner-director at Bambu Brasileiro from 2000 to 2009.
Website creator - <> .
Owner-director at Agência Bambu de Conhecimento since 2006.
Incubated firm at Instituto Gênesis from PUC-Rio.
Silver at Ecodesign in IDEA Brasil 2009 and finalist at Museu da Casa Brasileira 2007.
Consultant in sustainable design and/or crafts since 2003
Clients: SEBRAE/RJ, SEBRAE/SP, São Paulo University - USP, City Hall of Guapiara/SP,
City Hall of Santo Amaro da Purificação/BA, ONG Bambu-Bahia, ONG Onda Verde.
Consultive Director of World Bamboo Organization, from 2006 to 2008.
Coordinator and speaker of the 1st Angra dos Reis Social Technologies Seminaire (2008).
Organizator and coordinator of the 1st Latin American Virtual Bamboo Forum (2006).
Coordinator and monitor of 4 courses in sustainable construction for ONG EBIOBAMBU.
Speaker at the 3rd Latin American Bamboo Symposium (Guayaquil/Ecuador, 2006).
Speaker at the 1st Maringá Crafts Seminaire (Maringá/PR, 2006)
Creator and mediator of the Bambu-Brasil internet group since 2000.

Photoshop, Indesign, Illustrator, Corel Draw, Autocad and 3D Studio.

Portuguese native | English advanced  |  Spanish medium  |  French basic.

Musica (guitars), cooking, reading and writing (one published poetry book).