Synopsis – Intelligence, Strategy, Diplomacy is an organization focused on three types of activity: Consulting, Training and Disclosure. In accordance with its Mission and its Professional and Social Values, Synopsis exercises and develops competencies in international political analysis; intelligence analysis for early identification and seizure of opportunities and crisis prevention; and in analyzing and planning complex negotiations.
Synopsis – Intelligence, Strategy, Diplomacy was founded in 2017 by Prof. Eugenio Diniz. Its headquarters is in Belo Horizonte.
Contribute to increasing global well-being by helping people and organizations better understand the international political environment by making better personal and professional decisions.
Prior preferences should not interfere with the analysis.
The information entrusted to us must be preserved.
Unpleasant information and conclusions should be faced head on.
Information and conclusions should not be distorted or masked.
Strive for information to be effectively absorbed and its consequences understood.
To be in constant search of new theoretical perspectives and opportunities for interaction between different disciplines.
Collaborate in reducing inequalities of opportunities.
Conflicts of interest will be neutralized or, when this is impossible, exposed.
Build and maintain relationships of trust by unambiguously respecting the rights of others.
Demonstrate by everyday behavior that people should be respected and valued.
Minimize the negative environmental impact of our activities.
The Prof. Eugenio Pacelli Lazzarotti Diniz Costa is Executive Director and founder of Synopsis – Intelligence, Strategy, Diplomacy. He has participated in various discussions in the National Congress, in various units of the Ministry of Defense and the Armed Forces, the Ministry of Foreign Affairs, think tanks, private organizations and research institutions. He is a professor at the Department of International Relations at the Pontifical Catholic University of Minas Gerais – PUC-MG. At Synopsis, he has also collaborated with subjects for SKEMA Business School at the Belo Horizonte Campus. He was President of the Brazilian Association of International Relations – ABRI (biennia July / 2017-July / 2019 and July / 2015-July / 2017). He is a member of the International Institute for Strategic Studies – IISS (London), the Brazilian Association of International Relations – ABRI, the Arms Control Association, the International Studies Association – ISA, the International Association for Security and Intelligence Studies – INASIS and the Study Group. Strategic – GHG (Rio de Janeiro). He was an Intelligence Analyst at the Brazilian Intelligence Agency – ABIN.
He is a 1C researcher at CNPq and an expert in several research funding institutions and national and international scientific journals.