Julio César Alvarez is managing the new VRDB project along with IT matters relating to SCAPR. He holds a degree in Computer Science, a post grade in Industrial Engineering, an Executive MBA from the Instituto de Empresa-IE, a Diploma in International Relationships from the Diplomatic School and a professional PMP certificate by PMI. He has acquired a valuable experience in the following industries: collective rights management, music distribution, manufacturing, transportation, insurance and banking, having led the IPD4-International Performers Database V4 project in 2012 for IPDA. He has worked for different international IT firms since 1989, assuming responsibilities as member of their Executive Boards, Organization-Risk-Quality director, subdirector of Consulting divisions, Ops. Manager, MIS director, Global and IT Risk manager, IT strategic consultant or ISO Standards compliance responsible.