Speaker: Flávio Pessutte de Castro
Flavio Pessutte de Castro is currently Executive Tooling Manager at Volkswagen Brasil. He joined Volkswagen-Anchieta’s tool shop in 2000, in the area of CNC machining programming with CAD/CAM systems. From 2009 to 2014, he participated in Volkswagen of Puebla, Mexico, where he created a new Tooling in the Mexico plant. From 2014 to 2019, he was responsible for the construction of tools at Volkswagen in Brazil. He has been working in the machining industry since 1989, with experience at Brasinca, Vigorelli and Karman Ghia. He has a degree in Production Processes Technology and is a recently appointed researcher at CNPQ. He works in research projects in partnership with UFSC and UFABC universities, promoting university-industry integration.