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Cierco, Agliberto
Quality Systems Transformação e Desenvolvimento Organizacional ltda.
Rio de Janeiro, Brazil
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Agliberto Alves Cierco has a PhD in general management from the University Institute of Lisbon (ISCTE-IUL), and a PhD in ocean engineering from the Alberto Luiz Coimbra Institute for Graduate Studies and Research in Engineering (Coppe) at the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (UFRJ). He has been a professor at Fundação Getulio Vargas (FGV) since 1997, and currently teaches MBA courses related to quality, projects, and strategic planning; he has been coordinating MBA courses there since 1998.

Agliberto has many years of experience in the analysis and evaluation of investment projects, production, logistics, planning, management support, and quality management, having coordinated the implementation and perpetuation of organizational processes, including the research and implementation of new technologies and management training. Over the course of his career, he has served as strategic quality coordinator, marketing intelligence manager, administrative coordinator (director), operations planning manager, industrial director, project manager, and engineering manager, among other roles.

Agliberto has coauthored many books on management. He is a technical reviewer at Elsevier and has written reviews for CR since 2003.

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   Agile transformation: using the Integral Agile Transformation Framework to think and lead differently
Spayd M., Madore M., Pearson Education, Boston, MA, 2021. 256 pp.  Type: Book (978-3-218853-17-0)

Agile methodology is not a new way of managing projects or conducting business. It has been used since approximately 1980, without much publicity. Nowadays, however, as we have the Internet and communication has become very easy, we often hear the...

Mar 20 2023  
   Project management: a benefit realisation approach
Zwikael O., Smyrk J., Springer International Publishing, New York, NY, 2019. 337 pp.  Type: Book (978-3-030031-73-2)

Project management is not a new discipline. It has been studied for ages, with many examples from the past. The pyramids are a good example of the very first project management initiatives, for instance. The main difference is that, no...

May 6 2020  
  Spreading activation, lexical priming and the semantic web: early psycholinguistic theories, corpus linguistics and AI applications
Pace-Sigge M., Palgrave Pivot, Cham, Switzerland, 2018. 135 pp.  Type: Book (978-3-319907-18-5)

Focused on providing a brief history of artificial intelligence (AI) theories, this book is divided into five complementary chapters. The first chapter is an introduction. The second chapter quickly tells the history of AI, beginning w...

Mar 23 2020  
   The entrepreneurial project manager
Cook C., CRC Press, Inc., Boca Raton, FL, 2017. 212 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-498782-35-7)

Most of the time readers neglect the introduction, but here it is important because the book’s main concepts are very well explained in just a few pages, for example, the importance of philosophy on the project manager...

Oct 22 2018  
  Artificial intelligence in financial markets: cutting edge applications for risk management, portfolio optimization and economics
Dunis C., Middleton P., Karathanasopolous A., Theofilatos K., Palgrave Macmillan, London, UK, 2016. 344 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-137488-79-4)

Focused on artificial intelligence and its application in finance, this book is the first volume in the series “New Developments in Quantitative Trading and Investment.”...

Sep 20 2017  
   Relational database design and implementation
Harrington J., Morgan Kaufmann Publishers Inc., San Francisco, CA, 2016. 712 pp.  Type: Book (978-0-128043-99-8)

The author states in the preface: “This book is intended for anyone who has been given the responsibility for designing or maintaining a relational database (or whose college degree requirements include a database course).&am...

Jul 28 2017  
   Business intelligence: Third European Summer School, eBISS 2013, Dagstuhl Castle, Germany, July 7-12, 2013, Tutorial Lectures
Zimányi E., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2014. 243 pp.  Type: Book (978-3-319054-60-5)

On the book’s webpage, there is a brief description of the meaning of business intelligence (BI): “to large organizations, business intelligence promises the capability of collecting and analyzing internal and exter...

Jan 5 2015  
  Project management as a service
Stoshikj M., Kryvinska N., Strauss C.  IIWAS 2013 (Proceedings of the International Conference on Information Integration and Web-based Applications & Services, Vienna, Austria, Dec 2-4, 2013) 220-228, 2013.  Type: Proceedings

There are two ways of conducting a project in an organization: using internal professionals trained in project management issues, or contracting a project management company that comes with its own personnel and all of the software/har...

Jun 20 2014  
  Estimating risk management in software engineering projects
Santos J., Belo O.  ICDM 2013 (Proceedings of the 13th International Conference on Advances in Data Mining: Applications and Theoretical Aspects, New York, NY, Jul 16-21, 2013) 85-98, 2013.  Type: Proceedings

There are four great restrictions in project management: cost, quality, schedule, and scope. In software project management, there is another variable: creativity. Therefore, to succeed in the entire life cycle of a project, one needs ...

Feb 5 2014  
  Robust data mining
Xanthopoulos P., Pardalos P., Trafalis T., Springer Publishing Company, Incorporated, New York, NY, 2013. 71 pp.  Type: Book (978-1-441998-77-4)

This compact volume is part of the SpringerBriefs series, which publishes “concise summaries of cutting-edge research and practical applications across a wide spectrum of fields” [1]. This book discusses robust data...

Apr 9 2013  
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