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Mario Sergio Salerno

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Universidade de São Paulo (USP). Escola Politécnica (EP)  (Institutional affiliation for the last research proposal)
Birthplace: Brazil

Full Professor of the Production Engineering Department of the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo, where he coordinates the Innovation Management Laboratory (LGI). LGI develops research, courses and, through NAGI(Innovation Management Support Center, created in a Finep project), supports the deployment and improvement of innovation organization and management systems in established enterprises and supports knowledge-intensive enterprise entrepreneurs to mitigate uncertainties in business ecosystems. Coordinator of the Observatory of Innovation and Competitiveness (OIC) of the Institute of Advanced Studies of USP, one of the Research Support Centers of the University of São Paulo (USP), constituted from a competitive edition with external references. OIC is dedicated to public policies of innovation and productive development, together with researchers from Sociology, Law, Engineering, Administration, Law, and Medicine. Coordinator of the Fapesp thematic project on uncertainty management in innovation activities, started in April 2019, articulated in a network with several universities in Brazil and abroad (Babson College and NYU - Cambridge, UK, Aalborg - Denmark). He holds a degree in Production Engineering from the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo (1979), Master of Production Engineering from the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro (1985), specializing in Technological Innovation and Development (IDS, University of Sussex, , Ph.D. in Production Engineering from the Polytechnic School of the University of São Paulo (1991), with a post-doctorate at the Polytechnic of Milan, Italy (1989), Territoires et Sociétés / Ecole Nationale des Ponts et Chaussées ( Latts-Enpc, France, 1996) and the Rensselaer Polytechnic Institute (Troy, NY, USA, Dec. 2014 - Jan. 2015), a graduate program in Production Engineering by EPUSP (1998). Member of the Orientation Council of the Technological Research Institute of the State of São Paulo (IPT), appointed by the State Governor (2010-2019), and the Technical-Scientific Council of the National Institute of Technology (INT, 2008-2015), Minister of Science, Technology and Innovation. Director of the Brazilian Industrial Development Agency (ABDI), appointed by the President of the Republic (2005-2006). Director of the Institute of Applied Economic Research (IPEA), appointed by the Minister of Planning (2003-2004). Member of the Coordination of the Executive Group that prepared the Industrial, Technological and Foreign Trade Policy Guidelines (PITCE) -2003/4. Advisor to Capes, CNPq, Fapesp, Finep, Inter-American Development Bank and various scientific journals. ORCID 0000-0002-2025-2534; ResearcherID H-5984-2012; Data synthesis on the Scopus platform (9/08/2021): h=14, 57 documents, the three most cited with 122, 104 and 41 citations. Synthesis of SciVal-Scopus data (updated to July 2021, behind general Scopus data by about 4 weeks). Field-Weigthed Citation Impact FWCI (2018 to >2021) = 1.53 (53% above the world average). In 2020, 50% of publications were among the top 10% most cited. Until July 2021: 57.1% of publications in top 10% journals (which would be Qualis A1), among which 28.1% in top 1% journals. Worldwide prominence (top 1%) in the topics "Alliance Portfolios; Absorptive Capacity; Open Innovation" - 99.93%; "Entrepreneurial Intention; Effectuation; Opportunity Recognition" - 99.88%; "Project Success; Project-based Organizations; Office Management" - 99.36%. Top 10% in 11 categories (cf definition by SciVal). Of these texts, 19 are classified as newly emerging topics for 2021. "New topics represent areas of research that have seen a significant growth acceleration in recently publications". Position in the World Scientific Ranking 2021 - AD Scientific Index: 2,848 in South America, 89,891 in the world (considering all areas of knowledge)knowledge). (Source: Lattes Curriculum)

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The uncertainty of innovation 
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