I am a PhD student in the Information Security Group at Royal Holloway University of London. My research topic is security ceremonies/protocols. I obtained my Masters and Bachelor Degrees in Computer Science (focusing on Information Security) at Universidade Federal de Santa Catarina (Brazil). I worked with research and development at LabSEC (Computer Security Laboratory). There, I also worked as project manager of two projects, namely, João de Barro and ICPEDU, and as consultant for a software develpoment company called Softplan.