ORG RNP Title BIO Marcio Faerman is a Project Manager in the R&D Directorate at RNP, the Brazilian Research and Education Network, where he coordinates a number of international collaborations, e-Science, advanced networking and distributed computing projects, bringing together end user and ICT communities. Marcio has been involved in a number of research and development cyberinfrastructure efforts. Previously, at the San Diego Supercomputer Center, he was responsible for the development and management of technologies integrating cross disciplinary applications, grid computing, digital libraries and high-end computing infrastructures, such as the Teragrid. Marcio holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from the University of California, San Diego. He has a M.Sc in Computer Networks and a B.S in Electrical Engineering from Universidade Federal do Rio de Janeiro.