Institute for Transport Studies (ITS)

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Anna Pereira

PhD Researcher

Room: 2.10 / LG.12
Research Group: Spatial Modelling and Dynamics


Key Research Interests


  • Airport-driven development (Airport city and Aerotropolis)
  • Transport Planning
  • Sustainable mobility


Employment History


  • 2013-present, Government Employee, Exclusive Dedication, Transportation Engineering Department, Federal Centre for Technological Education of Minas Gerais (CEFET-MG)
  • 2011-2013, Research and Development, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG)
  • 2010-2013, Project participation activities, UFMG




  • PhD Student, Airport-Driven Development as part of Urban and Transport Planning, Institute for Transport Studies, University of Leeds, funded by Brazilian Federal Agency for Support and Evaluation of Graduate Education (CAPES), 2015, and CEFET-MG
  • MSc, Transportation Engineering, Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), 2013
  • BSc, Business, Unicentro Newton Paiva, 2001


Professional Engagements (Research groups)


  • ITS: Spatial Modelling and Dynamics
  • CEFET-MG: Research Group on Transport and Urban logistics (TransLog City), Urban Mobility Planning (PlanMUrb),  Simulation, GIS and Transport Systems
  • UFMG: Management Studies and Accounting (NEGEC)


Research Projects and Experience


  • Air cargo potential Market at the International Airport of Belo Horizonte, funded by Fundação de Amparo à Pesquisa do Estado de Minas Gerais (FAPEMIG) and CEFET-MG, 2015-2016. Researcher.
  • Sustainable movements: bicycle use as transportation mode between campuses of the Federal Center for Technological Education of Minas Gerais, funded by FAPEMIG and CEFET-MG, 2015-2016. Researcher.
  • Sustainable mobility and habit changes, funded by CEFET-MG, 2015-2016. Researcher.


Teaching at CEFET-MG


  • Technical secondary education: Traffic and Transportation Management




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