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Curriculum Vitae

PERSONAL INFORMATION
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Date of birth

SUMMARY

ALVES, Bernardo Ribeiro de Vasconcelos


C. Marqus de Abrantes, n 122 3 Dt., 1200-720 Lisboa, PORTUGAL
+351 96 416 70 01
bvalves@gmail.com
http://www.linkedin.com/in/bvalves
Portuguese
09.05.1973
Bernardo is passionate about technology and always motivated to participate in projects that
could transform the business as usual and could have a great impact on everyday life of citizens
and businesses.
He has a deep knowledge on sustainable mobility and transportation issues. With more than 10
years of experience on management consultancy, he co founded IZIMOOVE and launched two
tech-enabled solutions to make urban mobility more efficient and convenient to the passengers.
With analytical and conceptual capabilities, he has good performance levels of strategic thinking
and competencies to structure complex problems. He is used to work by his own and within
multidisciplinary teams, closely with clients and respective stakeholders. Often working under
short deadlines, he has a strong sense of responsibility, flexibility and high standards of quality
to promote customer satisfaction.

WORK EXPERIENCE
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May 2012 Present


CEO and Co-Founder at IZIMOOVE
IZIMOOVE, Intelligent Mobility Solutions (www.izimoove.pt)
Calada Marqus de Abrantes, n. 122 3 Dt | 1200-720 Lisboa
IT development and consultancy (focused in the transportation and mobility sector).
IZIMOOVEs mission is to change the way people move in their everyday life, making urban
mobility more flexible and sustainable.
The team has a deep insight on the transport sector and includes very experienced server side
and mobile developers. We truly believe that digital technology can enable very effective tools to
empower people in more convenient and advised mobility options.
My main responsibility at IZIMOOVE is to define and adjust its medium and long-term strategies.
My role is also to coordinate and manage all tasks that have to be done to pursue all the
proposed milestones and objectives.
Coordination and implementation of two tech-based products:
IZI CARRIS - an Android app to help passengers to know in real time the waiting times
of Carris buses and trams in Lisbon.
TAXI MOTIONS - a mobile platform to help particular and corporate passengers to
call, manage and pay electronically customized taxi services.
TAXIMOTIONS has received several AWARDS and recognitions, namely the following: Lisbon
Big Apps Winner (Vodafone); A Perfect City Winner (Siemens / Viso / Inteli); BES Innovation
Finalist - ICT category (BES); SOUL_FI Round A - FI-WARE accelerator (European
Commission).

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Dates (from to)


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October 2004 October 2012


Director Head of Mobility Unit
E.VALUE, Estudos e Projectos de Ambiente e Economia, S.A.
Avenida Visconde de Valmor, 66, 5 andar | 1050-242 Lisboa
Consultancy
WORKPLACE TRAVEL PLANS coordination and development

Caixa Geral de Depsitos - main Portuguese bank

EDP Distribuio - main Portuguese electricity supplier and distributor

CARBON RELATED PUBLIC POLICIES - coordination and development

CO2MOVE: Identification and development of energy efficient and low carbon


transport measures [GPERI-MOPTC Transportation Ministry].

CARBON AND ENERGY RELATED PUBLIC POLICIES - coordination and development of the
transportation section

Portuguese Plan for Climate Change - PNAC2004, PNAC2006, PNAC2010

Portuguese Roadmap for a Low Carbon Economy RNBC 2050

Portugal Clima 2020 Evaluation of European Energy and Climate Change Packages
Impact in Portugal until 2020

National Emissions Ceilings Plan PTEN2007, PTEN2010, PTEN2020

Roadmap for new Energy Technologies in Portugal PORTUGAL 2010-2050

National Action Plan for Energy Efficiency - PNAEE2008, PNAEE2010

CARBON ACCOUNTABILITY AND REDUCTION STRATEGIES - coordination and development


of the transportation section

Caixa Geral de Depsitos main Portuguese bank

GALP Energia (supply chain approach) main Portuguese fuel supplier / distributor

SONAEcom major IT operator and communication services provider

Rock in Rio - International Music Festival at Lisboa | Madrid | Rio de Janeiro

CARBON ACCOUNTABILITY AND REDUCTION STRATEGIES - coordination and development

Transtejo / Soflusa Tagus inland waterway operator

Ecoparking ANA Airport Infrastructure Manager

CARBON FOOTPRINT CALCULATORS Development of methodologies for the transportation


sector

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CumprirQuioto.pt - Portuguese platform for monitoring Kyoto Protocol compliance

CarbonoZero voluntary carbon offset scheme.

Caixa Geral de Depsitos

BIO+Sintra - Parques de Sintra Cultural Heritage

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October 2004 October 2012 (cont.)


OTHER selected projects

PORTUGUESE CARBON FUND - Evaluation of the Transportation Projects


Applications.

THIRD BRIDGE OVER THE TAGUS RIVER IN LISBON Environmental Externalities.

HIGH-SPEED NETWORK between Lisbon and Oporto Environmental and Energetic


Impacts.

LISBON PORT AUTHORITY APL Carbon Emissions Reduction Plan.

GALP Energia - CO2 reduction resulting from the usage of hydrocracker gas oil, after
the reconfiguration of Sines and Matosinhos refineries.

BTT / Vulcano - Corporate strategy for emissions management.

SOVENA - Carbon Footprint quantification (2009) and projection of emissions and


biological carbon sequestration associated with the entire olive oil supply chain.

LIPOR - Corporate strategy for emissions management. 3M | Less waste, Less


carbon, More Climate. GHG Emissions Inventory. Mitigation and adaptation strategy.

NOVADELTA - Carbon Footprint Delta Coffees.

2000 2004
INTF Instituto Nacional do Transporte Ferrovirio (National Institute for Rail Transport)
Praa D. Joo da Cmara, Estao do Rossio, 4 piso. 1200-147 Lisboa. Portugal.
Sectorial Regulator Body
Technical Staff
Development of several studies aiming the integration of the environment in the transport sector
and sustainable development.
Development of planning railway studies.
Participation in decision processes of (National) environmental regulatory issues.
Participation in the development of (European) noise interoperability railway parameters.
Participation in the accompaniment of light rail concessions, namely in the case of Porto Light
Rail.
Representative of the railway mode in the inter-sectorial Transports and Environment Working
Group, coordinated by the Environmental Auditory of the Ministry of Transports.
Coordinator of the intra-sectorial Railway and Environment Working Group.

1996-2000
SISQUA, Sistemas de Saneamento Bsico Lda.
Rua da Quinta Grande, n 15. 2780-156 Oeiras. Portugal.
Consultancy, project and exploitation of sewage systems
Technical Staff
Exploitation and maintaining sewage and landfill systems.
Consultancy in environmental engineering systems.
Evaluation of several project proposals.
Participation in the development of sewage and landfill projects.

EDUCATION AND TRAINING


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providing education and training
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skills covered

2003-2004
Universidade Tcnica de Lisboa (Technical University of Lisbon). Instituto Superior Tcnico.

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providing education and training
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2001-2002
Universidade Tcnica de Lisboa (Technical University of Lisbon). Instituto Superior Tcnico.

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1991-1996
Universidade Nova de Lisboa (New University of Lisbon). Faculdade de Cincias e Tecnologia
(Faculty of Science and Technology).
Environmental Engineer.

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providing education and training
Title of qualification awarded

1994-1995
University of Aberdeen. Scotland.

Msc.
Thesis Title: Measure Environmental Intensity from Energy Consumption in Urban Passenger
Mobility.

Post-graduated in Transportation (under the Transportation Master Course).

Participation in the ERASMUS European Exchanging Program.

VOLUNTEER EXPERIENCE
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February 2015 Present


ANDC Associao Nacional do Direito ao Crdito (National Association for the Right to Credit)
Microfinance | Economic empowerment
Credit Committee Member
Evaluation and approval of projects that are submitted by the Microcredit Technician, after a
preparation process with the promoter.

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January 2013 November 2013


Beta-i - Innovation and Entrepreneurship
Economic empowerment
Explorers Festival Transport Coordinator
Transport Coordinator and adviser to the board of curators of Explorers Festival.
http://explorersfestival.com
Startup event which included 3 main events:
- Explorers Conference
- Explorers Bootcamp, a two day leadership course with the Portuguese Navy Marines
- Explorers Toolbox, a two day expo for startup

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ADDITIONAL INFORMATION

PUBLICATIONS AND PRESENTATIONS


Alves, B., 2004. Environmental Competitiveness of Long Distance and High Speed Railway
Services, INTF in Ministry of Transportation. May, 2004.
Alves, B., 2005. Sustainable Urban Mobility The impact of organizations and their workers,
E.Value in BCSD Portugal Young Managers Team. November, 2005.
Alves, B., 2006. Contribution of Civil Aviation to GHG Global Emissions, E.Value in INAC
Workshop on Climate Change and Competitiveness in the Civil Aviation Sector. March, 2006.
Alves, B. 2006. Urban Mobility and Climate Change. E.Value in CCDR-LVT Workshop on
Mobility in the Lisbon Metropolitan Area. What strategies? What Solutions? , Transportation and
Urban Sustainability. May, 2006.
Alves, B. 2006. Environmental Intensity of Urban Mobility. E.Value in Lusfona University
Workshop on Environment, Transportation and Urban Sustainability. May, 2006.
Alves, B. 2006. Transportation and the Kyoto Protocol. E.Value in ISG [University] Workshop
on Transportation Energy Management. June, 2006.
Alves, B. 2006. Urban Mobility and Climate Change. E.Value in Oeinerge [Oeiras Energy
Agency] Workshop on Mobility and Climate change. September, 2006.
Alves, B. 2007. New targets and Quioto Protocol fulfilment. E.Value in CAP [Portuguese
Farmers Confederation] Workshop on Liquid Biofuels and the Opportunities for the Portuguese
Agriculture. June, 2007.
Alves, B. 2008. Instruments for Corporate Mobility Management. Workshop on Workplace
Travel Plans organized by E.Value. April, 2008.
Alves, B. 2008. Mobility and Climate Change. 4th annual environmental education meeting.
E.Value in Lipor. April, 2008.
Alves, B. 2009. Workplace Travel Plans. E.Value in Greenfest Festival. September, 2009.

PERSONAL SKILLS
AND COMPETENCES
MOTHER TONGUE

PORTUGUESE

OTHER LANGUAGES
Reading | Writing | Verbal skills

ENGLISH
Excellent | Good | Good

Reading | Writing | Verbal skills

FRENCH
Good | Basic | Basic

Reading | Writing | Verbal skills

SPANHISH
Excellent | Good | Good

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