Main activities


Main activities

PENSA develops its competent activities inthree areas:

  • Research
  • Advanced Education
  • Applied Projects

The Agribusiness Intelligence Center  performs research in the University of São Paulo, as well as in partnership with other institutions. It also performs applied research and advanced education  at  Faculdade FIA de Administração e Negócios  an institution created by the Faculty of the Business School  from the University of São Paulo.

The methodological approach of PENSA earned credibility in terms of its pioneering and its successful use in organizations of all sizes, from different sectors of Brazilian agribusiness.

The improvement of techniques and constant aggregation of the most innovative theoretical basis is an efficient tool for creating and managing strategic projects in organizations.

Themes of PENSA projects:

  • Coordination of Agribusiness Systems
  • Contracts in agribusiness
  • Strategic Management of Organizations
  • Strategic Alliances
  • Corporate Governance and Social Responsibility
  • Competitiveness of Agribusiness Systems
  • Mapping and Measurement Agribusiness Systems
  • Agro-Energy Production Systems
  • PENSA method of developing case studies
  • Sustainability Studies

The Advanced Education area promotes: Open courses, courses “in-company” and Corporate Education Projects.