PhD in Engineering and Industrial Management, with the Thesis entitled - " The Integration of Management Systems: Conception of a Model of Systematization and Flexibilization of Integration ". MSc in Integrated Management Systems; Post-Graduation in Integrated Management Systems QES ; Post-Graduation in Environmental Management; Post-Graduation in OH&S ; Executive MBA, Master of Business Administration in Commercial Engineering and Management; Post- Graduation in Quality Engineer and 5-years Degree, Electrotechnical Engineering. Member of the Engineering and Industrial Management Research and Development Center (CLEGI), Lusíada University. Main research work focuses in Integrated Management Systems (IMSs) and Sustainable Development (SD). Others research interests include: Total Quality Management (TQM); Integrated Risk Management (IRM); Cleaner Production (CP); Sustainability. Participation as speaker at various seminars, conferences and lectures. Author and co-author of several national and international publications - books, articles in Journals, chapters of books, and of encyclopedia. Collaboration as reviewer in international peer-reviewed scientific journals in the domains of research interests. More than 30 years of expertise, in national and multinational companies. With a wide range of management skills, always focused on rationalization, improving processes, and sustainable development. Distinguishes as relevant competences: rigor, systematization, balance between focus and flexibility, integration and leverage of different contributions, as well as the ability to act on anticipation, and effective management of initiatives under adverse situations. Strongly committed to Global Quality and its continuous improvement he is positioned on the best practices at the level of implementation, management, and certification of several standardized management systems and/or IMSs. Qualified trainer on topics of his competencies, and trainer of trainers on TQM, qualified auditor, and superior technician on OH&S. Member of the Portuguese Association of Engineers, and member of the Portuguese Association for Quality from which received the badge of silver after 25 years as effective member.

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  • manuel.f.rebelo@gmail.com (Profissional)


Idioma Conversação Leitura Escrita Compreensão Peer-review
Português (Idioma materno)
Francês Utilizador independente (B2) Utilizador independente (B2) Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador independente (B2) Utilizador independente (B1)
Inglês Utilizador independente (B2) Utilizador independente (B2) Utilizador independente (B2) Utilizador independente (B2) Utilizador independente (B2)
Espanhol; Castelhano Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador independente (B1) Utilizador independente (B1)
Grau Classificação
2012 - 2015
Engenharia e Gestão Industrial (Doutoramento)
Universidade Lusíada de Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal
2009 - 2011
Sistemas Integrados de Gestão QAS (Qualidade, Ambiente e Segurança) (Mestrado integrado)
Instituto Politécnico do Cávado e do Ave, Portugal
2007 - 2008
Pós-Graduação em Sistemas Integrados de Gestão (Pós-Graduação)
Instituto Politécnico do Porto, Portugal
2004 - 2006
Pós-Graduação em Gestão Ambiental (Pós-Graduação)
Universidade do Minho, Portugal
2002 - 2003
Pós-Graduação em Saúde Ocupacional e Segurança (Pós-Graduação)
Universidade Lusíada de Vila Nova de Famalicão, Portugal
1994 - 1995
MBA - Master in Business Administration (Outros)
ESADE - Barcelona, Espanha
1987 - 1988
Engenharia da Qualidade (Pós-Graduação)
Universidade Nova de Lisboa, Portugal
1977 - 1982
Engenharia Eletrotécnica e de Computadores (Licenciatura)
Especialização em Engenharia
Universidade do Porto Faculdade de Engenharia, Portugal


Artigo em conferência
  1. "Low-Cost Engineering Measures on prevention of road accidents. Case Study – Roads of the district of Braga, Portugal". 2018.
Artigo em revista
  1. Santos, D.; Ferreira Rebelo, M.; Doiro, M.; Santos, G.. "The integration of certified Management Systems. Case study - organizations located at the district of Braga, Portugal". Procedia Manufacturing 13 (2017): 964-971. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85030836998&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  2. Ferreira Rebelo, M.; Silva, R.; Santos, G.. "The integration of standardized management systems: managing business risk". International Journal of Quality and Reliability Management 34 3 (2017): 395-405. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85013663158&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  3. Ribeiro, F.; Santos, G.; Rebelo, M.F.; Silva, R.. "Integrated Management Systems: Trends for Portugal in the 2025 horizon". Procedia Manufacturing 13 (2017): 1191-1198. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-85030869105&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  4. Santos, G.; Rebelo, M.; Lopes, N.; Alves, M.R.; Silva, R.. "Implementing and certifying ISO 14001 in Portugal: motives, difficulties and benefits after ISO 9001 certification". Total Quality Management and Business Excellence 27 11-12 (2016): 1211-1223. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84957873944&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  5. Rebelo, M.F.; Silva, R.; Santos, G.; Mendes, P.. "Model based integration of management systems (MSs)-case study". TQM Journal 28 6 (2016): 907-932. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84989182158&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  6. Rebelo, M.F.; Santos, G.; Silva, R.. "Integration of management systems: Towards a sustained success and development of organizations". Journal of Cleaner Production (2015): http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84979722908&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  7. "A Methodology to Develop the Integration of The Environmental Management System with Other Standardized Management Systems". Computational Water, Energy, and Environmental Engineering (2014):
  8. Rebelo, M.; Santos, G.; Silva, R.. "Conception of a flexible integrator and lean model for integrated management systems". Total Quality Management and Business Excellence 25 5-6 (2014): 683-701. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84893862897&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
  9. Rebelo, M.F.; Santos, G.; Silva, R.. "A generic model for integration of quality, environment and safety management systems". TQM Journal 26 2 (2014): 143-159. http://www.scopus.com/inward/record.url?eid=2-s2.0-84897013349&partnerID=MN8TOARS.
Capítulo de livro
  1. "Certification and integration of environment with quality and safety—A path to sustained success". 2012.
  1. Santos, G.; Rebelo, M.; Barros, S.; Silva, R.; Pereira, M.; Ramos, G.; Lopes, N.. Developments regarding the integration of the occupational safety and health with quality and environment management systems. 2014.
  2. Sistemas Integrados de Gestão: Qualidade, Ambiente e Segurança (Integrated management systems: Quality, Environment, and Safety). 2013.
  3. A QUALIDADE - Técnicas e Ferramentas (The QUALITY - Techniques and Tools). 1990.