Post-Doctor from the Universidad de Salamanca, Spain, in 2011-2012. Professor of Information, Knowledge and Organizational Intelligence by Unesp, Brazil. PhD in Communication Sciences from the Sao Paulo University (USP) in 2001. Teaching undergraduate and graduate at Sao Paulo State University (Unesp/Marília). Research Productivity CNPq in organizational competitive intelligence, information management, knowledge management and information culture. Leader of Research Group 'Information, Knowledge and Organizational Intelligence'. Coordinates the research project 'Perceptions of the value of information: the importance of information management and knowledge in business environments'. Organizing the author of several books in the area. Held the position of Vice President of the Asociación de Educación e Investigación en Ciencia de la Información the Iberoamerica and Caribbean (EDICIC), 2009-2011. Held the position of President of the Association of Education in Information Science (ABECIN), 2001-2004.