Rodrigo Alvarez is the MES Brazil Pharma Head of Siemens and current Director of ISPE Brazil Affiliate. Rodrigo has a degree in Information Technology at Mackenzie University, Brazil, with extension in Systems Analysis and an MBA in Project Management at Fundação Getúlio Vargas. Rodrigo has more than 15 years experience in Industrial IT and Project Management using a methodology based on GAMP and PMBok guides for manufacturing systems at Life Sciences companies in Brazil and Mexico. He is responsible for the ISO 9001:2000 certification and Quality System Management at Active. Rodrigo is an ISPE and ISA member & Post-graduation Professor in IT Systems for Pharma Industries at Oswaldo Cruz College and Racine Institute.