Rafael Silva is a veteran software developer and currently works as a Senior Drupal Developer at Myplanet.
Rafael started working with PHP back in 2001. Since 2004, he has been highly involved in the Drupal community and is the creator of Drupal Brasil, the first and most important Drupal reference in Portuguese.
In recent years, he has also ventured into other programming languages like Java, Python, and Ruby, creating many open source projects that he hosts on Github.
Rafael has spoken at many different events, including PHP Day Curitiba in 2011 and at the Forum de Tecnologia de Software Livre (Free Software Technology Forum) in Curitiba back in 2014. He has also spoken at international events including CMS Brasil 2009, an event where Joomla, Wordpress, and Drupal communities gather together to discuss the three main CMS options on the market.