Flavio PicchiPresident, Lean Institute Brasil
Vice President of Lean Institute Brasil and Professor at Universidade de Campinas (Unicamp). Holds master’s degree and Ph.D. in Engineering from Escola Politcnica (Polytechnic School) at Universidade de Sao Paulo (USP). Flavio took a post-doctoral program at Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in collaboration with the Lean Enterprise Institute. He is Senior Examiner for the National Quality Award from 1996 to 2004. As a consultant in quality and productivity management, he has developed projects for over 20 years at companies of all sizes from various sectors. Working at LIB since 1999, he participates in the development of Lean Thinking in wide-ranging industrial environments, including those where the application of Lean Thinking is not yet widespread, such as services, business administration, and construction.