Dr. Bernard McGarvey is the group leader responsible for process modeling applications at Eli Lilly and Company. His group supports the application of process modeling in both manufacturing and process development. He has twenty eight years experience in manufacturing where he has held positions in process engineering, process control engineering, and technical services. His interests include general mathematical modeling, process data analysis and simulation, capacity/workflow modeling, risk management, fluid dynamics, non-linear model estimation and quality engineering. He has a B. Eng. degree and a Ph. D. from University College Dublin, Ireland. He is a member of AIChE. He is the co-author of the book “Dynamic Modeling for Business Management” and he is a co-author of a regular column in the Journal of Validation Technology on the Analysis and Control of Variation.