Executive Technical Director,
Itaipu Binacional

World Hydropower Congress  |  14-16 May 2019  |  Paris


Speaker biography

Mauro José Corbellini has been Executive Technical Director of Itaipu since the beginning of 2018.

He is an electrical engineer with more than 50 years of experience in the field. He worked both in the implementation of the telecommunications infrastructure and on the projects of several large hydro plants in the state of Paraná. This is as well as being one of the pioneers in the studies for the interconnection of the Brazilian electrical system, having specialised in load flow studies in the United States.

He has also worked at the World Bank, developing projects in all regions of Brazil, and with the Organisation of American States, in a watershed preservation project. He contributed to the implantation of vehicle assemblers in Paraná and in other states of the country.