Dr. Edivandro Conforto has been an academic and consultant for the past ten years. He is the founder of a consulting and research firm focused on enterprise agile transformation. He is a global research award winner recognized by leading institutions (PMI, PMIEF, IPMA, and POMS). From 2013 to 2015, he worked as a research associate (post-doctoral) at the MIT-CEPE on global initiatives focused on organizational agility, program management, and systems engineering. He has published more than 30 articles in leading journals and conferences, and is a co-editor of the book, Integrating Program Management and Systems Engineering (Wiley, 2017).