1. Professional Activities:
- Mechanical Engineer (University of Bahia, Brazil).
- Certified Quality Engineer, N.23662, American Society for Quality
- Examiner of Brazilian Quality Award - 1992.
- Member of ABNT (Brazilian Association of Technical Standards).
- Senior Member of American Society for Quality Control.
- Coordinator of Quality Commission of Petrochemical Pole (50 petrochemical
companies) - 1990.
- Coordinator of Quality and Productivity Nucleus of Business Management
School at Bahia University (18 consultants), 1994-1997.
- Member of ISO 9000 FORUM, Switzerland.
- Member of Executive Committee of Bahia Quality Program - 1994/96.
- Member of Quality Committee of Chemical Industry - 1995/96.
- Responsible for implementation of a Quality system for POLITENO (a
petrochemical company that produces 300.000 ton/year), certified according
to ISO 9001 by BVQI - 1976/1997.
- Director of Qualitas, a training/consultancy firm on ISO 9000.
2. Technical papers presented abroad:
- "BARRIERS TO QUALITY DOCUMENTATION IN DEVELOPING COUNTRIES", 9th World
Quality Congress, EOQ/ASQC/JUSE, 1993, Finland.
- "DOCUMENTATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS", 4th International
Conference on ISO 9000, EC/ISO9000, USA, 1996.
- "DOCUMENTATION FOR ENVIRONMENTAL MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, 10th World Quality
Congress, Japan, 1996.
3. Publications abroad:
Click and read the articles:
LITERACY BARRIER TO QUALITY DOCUMENTATION, published in the newsletter
ISO9000NEWS, vol.3, nº3, may/june 1994, edited by ISO, Switzerland.
- BRAZIL'S ISO 9000 SURGE IS "NUCLEAR POWERED", published in the newsletter
QUALITY WORLD, vol XIII, nº4, oct. 95, by International Chapter of ASQC.
- INTEGRATING ISO 9000 AND TQC FOR GREATER COMPETITIVENESS, published
in the newsletter ISO900NEWS, vol. 6, nº6, november/december 1997, edited
by ISO, Switzerland.
4. References in other publicatons
- PARTICIPATION ICQ 96, published in TOTAL QUALITY MANAGEMENT, by JUSE,
december, 1996 - Japan.
- Resum of paper BRAZIL'S ISO 9000 SURGE, published in the book APPLYING
ISO 9000 QUALITY MANAGEMENT SYSTEMS, published by International Trade
Center, UNCTAD, World Trade Center, Switzerland.
5.. Teaching Experience:
- Instructor of "Quality Information Systems" in the preparation course
for CQE/ASQ and "Quality Documentation" in Quality Management Course
at CETEAD at Bahia University.
- Instructor of "ISO 9000 Requisites, "Documentation for ISO 9000" and
Implementing ISO 9000.
6. Books Published:
- Quality in small and medium companies - published by QUALITYMARK -
- Documentation for ISO 9000 - published by QUALITYMARK - 1995.
- Implementing ISO 9000 in small and medium companies - published by
QUALITYMARK - 1996. These books, written in portuguese, can be get from
QUALITYMARK -- Phone: 55-2121-567-3311/22, Fax: 55-2121-204-0687.
7. Consultancy Experience:
Consultancy to forty medium size companies in order to implement a quality
system according to ISO 9000 standards (more than 2.000 hours of work).