Juan Carlos Porto Vilas Boas Souza graduated in Social Communication - Qualification in Journalism from the State University of Ponta Grossa (1992) and has an MA in Communication and Information from the Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul (2005). He has worked at Brazilian Agricultural Research Corporation (Embrapa), in the centre specialized swine and poultry, located in Concordia, Santa Catarina, since 1999.
Jean has experience in Communications with an emphasis in Corporate Communication, acting on the following subjects: journalism, environment, rural communication, management of areas of communication and media. He also develops projects for technology transfer in poultry and pig, as Piglet Ideal and Chicken Aurora. Currently, he is a PhD candidate at Wageningen University.