Full Professor at the Department of Automation and Systems (DAS), Federal University of Santa Catarina (UFSC), Campus Florianópolis.

Formal Education

Fields of expertise and Publications:

  • Collaborative Networked Organizations (Virtual Organizations/Enterprises, Supply Chain Management & Integrated Logistics, Industrial/Ogrnization Clusters, Breeding Environments for Virtual Enterprises).
  • Industry 4.0 (including models for Small and Medium Enterprises).
  • Digital Transformation 4.0 methodologies.
  • Models for the integration & interoperation of information, processes and systems in single and networked enterprises.
  • Digital business ecosystems, innovation processes and maturity models
  • Service Oriented Architecture – SOA.
  • Business and Innovation models for Software-as-a-Service – SaaS.
  • Business Process Management (BPM) and SOA Integration.
  • Modeling and management of information and industrial/business processes.
  • Performance Evaluation with simulation of industrial/business systems and processes.
  • Artificial Intelligence: multi-agent industrial systems and intelligent softbots.

Other Information:

Industrial Background

  • Consultant on Computer Aided Manufacturing Systems (CAM) development at Grucon / Department of Mechanical Engineering – UFSC, between 1983 and 1986, providing advisory to clients such as Manessmann, Mecânica Pesada, Saint Gobain / Vidraçaria Santa Marina, Volkswagen, Ford and Nuclebrás.
  • Chief of CAM Division for systems development & automation at Mercedez-Benz do Brasil S.A., São Bernardo do Campo (SP), from 1986 to 1989.

Curriculum Vitae

Curriculum Lattes (Brazilian Platform) Short CV

ORCID ID: 0000-0002-5488-3692