Cristiano Ferri Faria

Cristiano is the Director of the Hacker Laboratory of the Chamber of Deputies of Brazil and is the creator of the e-Democracy Portal. As a member of the Chamber of Deputies since 1993, he has worked on projects related to the legislative process, quality of the law, legislative transparency, digital democracy, collaborative activities and innovation. Cristiano holds a PhD in political science and sociology from the Rio de Janeiro State University's Institute of Social and Political Studies and a Master in Public Policy from Queen Mary College, University of London. Cristiano has served as an associate researcher at the Ash Center for Democratic Governance and Innovation at Harvard University.