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Yuri Schmitke A. B. Tisi

Yuri Schmitke A. B. Tisi

President of WTERT Brasil, President of ABREN

Brasil

Fluency:
English, Portuguese, Spanish

Thematic focus:
Waste Management, Energy Technology, Biogas, Biological Methane, Biological Fuels, Pyrolysis, Waste Policy, Waste Law

Geographical focus:
Brasil

Detailed description of working activity

President of the Brazilian Association of Waste Energy Recovery (ABREN), President of Waste to Energy Research and Technology Council for Brazil (WtERT for Brazil) and partner at Girardi & Advogados Associados

Current activity

President of the Brazilian Association of Waste Energy Recovery (ABREN) since 2018, President of Waste to Energy Research and Technology Council (WtERT-Brasil) since 2020 and partner at Girardi & Advogados Associados since 2012. In 2018, Yuri received the 2nd place award at the Brazilian Congress on Energy Efficiency and the title of Master in the EU Clean Energy Pack course at the Florence School of Regulation (FSR), European University Institute, Florence, Italy. Conducted the Course on Regulatory Law and Regulatory Governance of the Brazilian Association of Regulatory Agencies (ABAR) in 2016 and the Intensive Course on International Commercial Arbitration with Prof. Andrew Gusman, Harvard University, USA.

Former activities

Vice-president of the National Electricity Regulatory Law Commission of the Brazilian Lawyers Association - ABA (2016-2018);
Secretary of the Commission on Environmental Law and Land Regularization of the Brazilian Bar Association – OAB/DF (2016-2018) ;
Member of the Energy Commission of the Federal Council of the Brazilian Bar Association (2016-2018);
Coordinator of the Energy Subcommittee of the Regulatory Affairs Commission of the Brazilian Bar Association – OAB/DF (2016-2018);
President and legal founder of the DCE (Central Student Directory) CESUSC - Florianópolis / SC;
Lawyer at AS Consultoria em Comércio Exterior.

Education

Bachelor of Laws from Centro Universitário de Brasília - UNICEUB; Official speaker of the class of the 2nd semester of 2011;
Postgraduate in Electricity Law with extension in Didactics of Higher Education by UNICEUB - 2014;
Master in Law and Public Policy by UNICEUB, Dissertation presented under the title: “Waste-to-Energy as an Environmentally Appropriate Form for Disposal of Municipal Solid Waste”.

Memberships

Member of Working Group on Energy Recovery of International Solid Waste Association (ISWA);
Member of the Brazilian Institute of Energy Law Studies – IBDE;
Member of the Brazilian Society of Energy Planning – SBPE;
Member of the Federal District Lawyers Institute – IADF;
Member of the commissions on environmental and sustainability and regulatory affairs of the Brazilian Bar Association – OAB/DF.

Papers