Hélder P. Oliveira graduated in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2004, received the M.Sc. degree in Automation, Instrumentation and Control in 2008 and the Ph.D. degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering in 2013 at the Faculdade de Engenharia, Universidade do Porto, Portugal.
He is currently working as Senior Researcher at INESC TEC - Instituto de Engenharia de Sistemas e Computadores, Tecnologia e Ciência. He is also working at the Departamento de Ciências de Computadores of the Faculdade de Ciências of the Universidade do Porto as an Invited Assistant Professor.
Since 2007 has co-authored more than 70 publications in international journals and conferences.
Hélder Oliveira is member of Portuguese Association of Pattern Recognition (APRP) and was been elected for president of the fiscal council in 2017.
His research interests include medical image analysis, bio-image analysis, computer vision, image and video processing, machine learning, artificial intelligence and 3D modelling.
Presidente | Luís Filipe Pinto de Almeida Teixeira
Luis F. Teixeira holds a Licenciatura (5-year degree) in Electrical and Computer Engineering (2001), an MSc in Computer Networks and Services (2004) and a Ph.D. in Electrical and Computer Engineering (2009), from Universidade do Porto. Currently he is an Assistant Professor at the Department of Informatics Engineering, Faculdade de Engenharia da Universidade do Porto (FEUP), and a researcher at Center for Telecommunications and Multimedia of INESC TEC. Previously he was a researcher at INESC Porto (2001-2008), Visiting Researcher at the University of Victoria (2006), and Senior Scientist at Fraunhofer AICOS (2008-2013). His main research topics are computer vision, machine learning and human-centered computing. Luis F. Teixeira has participated in 9 concluded projects (EU-funded, national and contracts), one of which as co-PI at FEUP. He has co-authored 30+ publications in international journals and conferences, having gathered 470+ citations to his publications. He has also been teaching Computer Vision and multiple other courses for the graduate studies, in particular in the areas of Programming and Software Development. He (co-)supervised or is (co-)supervising 70+ MSc students and 4 PhD students.
Professor João Rodrigues graduated in Electrical Engineering in 1993, he got his M.Sc. in Computer Systems Engineering in 1998 and Ph.D. Electronics and Computer Engineering in 2008 from University of the Algarve (UAlg), Portugal. He is Adjunct Professor at Instituto Superior de Engenharia, also in the UAlg, where he lectures Computer Science and Computer Vision since 1994. He is member of associative laboratory LARSyS (ISR-Lisbon), CIAC research unit and the Associations APRP and ARTECH. He participated in more than 15 financed (4 has PI) scientific projects, and he is co-author more than 150 scientific publications, including books. He is the present director of the Master in Electrical and Electronic Engineering. His major research interests lies on computer vision, assistive technologies, human-computer interaction and augmented reality.
Inês Domingues graduated in Applied Mathematics in the School of Sciences at the University of Porto in 2004, completed a Masters degree in Electrical and Telecommunications Engineering at Aveiro University in 2008 and finished the PhD in Electrical and Computer Engineering in the School of Engineering at the University of Porto in 2015 (Cum Laude).
She is currently an Assistant Professor (Professor Adjunto) at DEIS-ISEC and Researcher at Centro de Investigação do Instituto Português de Oncologia do Porto (CI-IPOP).
She teaches across the domain of Machine Learning and is part of the jury for accreditation of competences in the Informatics Engineering degrees (LEI, LEI-PL and LEI-CE). She is also president of APRP (Associação Portuguesa de Reconhecimento de Padrões) and Associate Editor of IEEE Access.
Catarina Silva is Auxiliar Professor at the Computer Engineering Department of the
Faculty of Science and Technology and of theUniversity of Coimbra. She
graduated in Electrotechnical Engineering (1997), received the the M.Sc. (2000) and PhD
(2009) degrees in Informatics Engineering from the University of Coimbra, Portugal. Her
current research interests include intelligent systems applied to text mining and also
mobile application development. She has over 70 publications including books and papers
in international journals and conferences. She is a researcher at the research Center
for Informatics and Systems of the University of Coimbra. She is vice-chair of the IEEE
Portugal and she is member of Portuguese Association of Pattern Recognition.