Pires, Kerley

Visiting Fellow

Profile
  • Kerley Pires
    INSTITUTE:
    UNU-EGOV
    OFFICE:
    C1-17: Campus de Couros, Rua de Vila Flor 166, 4810-445 Guimarães, Portugal
    E-MAIL:
    kerley.pires@unu.edu
    PHONE:
    n/a
    NATIONALITY:
    Brazil, Portuguese

    Research Interests

    • IT Governance
    • Scenario planning
    • Value creation of emerging technologies

    Education

    • PhD, Management and Business Studies, University of Porto, Portugal (ongoing)
    • MSc, Information Systems and Knowledge Management, Fumec, Brazil (2014)
    • Specialist in Information Technology Governance, Catholic University of Brasília, Brazil (2009)
    • BSc, Computer Science, Fumec, Brazil (2004)

    Appointments

    • Visiting Fellow, UNU-EGOV, Portugal
    • Upintech Intern, University of Porto Innovation, Portugal
    • Systems Analyst/Project Management Office Coordinator, Federal Data Processing Service, Brazil

    Biographical Statement

    Kerley Pires is a Visiting Fellow at UNU-EGOV, working in the Research Line of Emerging Technologies for Digital Transformation in the Public Sector, with a focus on Blockchain Technology. She holds a Bachelor’s degree in Computer Science (Fumec), a Specialization in Information Technology Governance (Catholic University of Brasília), a Master’s Degree in Information Systems and Knowledge Management (Fumec), and is a PhD candidate in Management and Business Studies at University of Porto. Kerley’s professional experience in Brazil and Portugal include Project Management Office, Strategic planning, Business Process Modelling and Improvement, Innovation Management, Innovation Ecosystem, Project Management Maturity Models, Scenario Planning, Research Projects, Statistics and data analysis.