Paulo C. C. Rodrigues is Professor at IFSP – Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia de São Paulo in Jacareí, Brazil. He graduated in Business Administration of computer management at Gennari & Peartree College in 2005. He got a Graduate-level Specialization in Business Management at Fenix, Bauru and Public Management at the University Don Bosco. He got his MSc in Industrial Engineering at the College of Engineering Bauru (FEB) - UNESP, Brazil, and his PhD in Mechanical Engineering at the College of Engineering at Guaratinguetá (FEG) – UNESP, Brazil. He participated in the organizing committee of Encep and ENEGEP/ICIEOM events between the years 2007 and 2010, which were promoted by ABEPRO. As a Reviewer from the European Journal of Operational Research (EJOR), he participated in some national and international events. Since June 2011 he has been teaching, exclusively, at IFSP – Instituto Federal de Educação, Ciência e Tecnologia de São Paulo, in Jacareí, Brazil. Since 2010, he has been working as Chief Editor in the journal "Independent Journal of Management & Production (IJM&P)".