Ricardo Schiochet is natural from Brazil, with many international experiences around the globe, such as in Germany, the USA, Singapore, and many countries in Latin America. He has vast experience in manufacturing operations and in continuous improvement concepts and strategy. These experiences were absorbed working on different types of industry, such as SKF, Renault supplier, Honda Supplier, Truck manufacturing supplier and playing different roles from manufacturing engineer to consulting. At Purdue University, he was graduated with a master's degree in Technology, Leadership, and Innovation. Before it, his under-grad degree was received by Pontifical Catholic University in Brazil as a Control and Automation Engineer with 1 year coursed in Konstanz Fachhochschule – GER, as part of an international program. The most recent and exciting responsibility role, at Kimberly Clark in Brazil from the last 7 years, he has been involved and leading DIGITAL MANUFACTURING PROGRAM at LATAM regional level at KC."