Antônio Carlos Fernandes Nunes has MSc. in Electrical Engineering at Teleinformatics and Automation Group at Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (COPPE/UFRJ), and BSc. in System Engineering and Computer at Rio de Janeiro State University (UERJ). He works in RNP (Brazilian NREN) since 1998, where he worked in operations, administration and systems development. As Special Projects Manager of the General Directory led and worked on several projects, and has driven the emergence and growth of the Federal Point of Interconnection Networks (FIX), and Coordinator of the Brasília PTT Metro project in CGI.br. He also was Supervisor of Midwest Community Networks for Education and Research project (Redecomep), and Project Manager responsible for RNP’s Internet Data Center organization. Since 2009 he is Service Management Director at RNP being in charge for communication and collaboration services, digital content delivery services, identity management services, strategic hosting service and academic network support services. CCNA certificate, he has published articles in the areas of networks, technological innovation, and science and technology policies.