Dr. Fuad G. Sobrinho is the President of Ambiencia Information Systems, Ltd, Campinas, Brazil, which develops Galaxy 4.0, a crossplatform development environment with editing tools, interface construction tools and runtime classes, that is used world-wide to deploy business solutions ranging from stand-alone, departmental applications to sophisticated, distributed applications designed to address enterprise-wide problems.Dr. Sobrinho is the founder and has been served the Secretary Executive of Board of Directors of International Institute on Systems Integration – IIISis, Campinas, Sao Paulo, Brazil.The Founder – Chief of the Núcleo Tecnológico para Informática Agropecuária- NTIA – of Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária–EMBRAPA, Campinas, SP in 1985 – 1990, the Executive Director of the Empresa Brasileira de Pesquisa Agropecuária – EMBRAPA, Brasilia. Dr. Sobrinho has also served as a member of Excellence Committee of the Integrated Software Engineering Environment of the National Institute of Standards on Technology, Department of Commerce,Gaithersburg, MD in 1990-1992, and a member of Product Software Quality Assurance Group, AT&T from 1989, a member of SIGMA Project, Information-Technology Promotion Agency, IPA, Tokyo, Japan in 1985-1990. Dr. Sobrinho has been appointed as an Assistant Professor at the Departamento de Informática , Pontifícia Universidade Católica – PUC, Rio de Janeiro, RJ in 1974-1975, a Visiting Professor at the Departamento de Estatistica , Universidade de Brasilia – UnB, Brasilia, DF in 1976- 1978, a Research Professor of Computer Science at New Jersey Institute of Technology, Newark, NJ in 1989 and Distinguished Research Professor of Computer Science at the University of Dortmund, Germany in 1990. Dr. Sobrinho was an editor of the Journal of Systems Integration, Kluwer and of the IEEE in 1990. Dr. Fuad Sobrinho also published numerous research results in many conference proceedings, journals and book chapters.