Seminário DF - Speaker: Nuno Garcia (IBEB)

Event Date: 
Wednesday, April 5, 2023 - 14:00 to 15:00


Seminário do DF
Wednesday, April 5, 14:00 - 15:00
Room: 1.4.14

A possible roadmap to predictive algorithms for healthcare 

Speaker: Prof. Nuno M. Garcia (IBEB, Universidade de Lisboa)

Abstract:  In this talk, we will show some results achieved with predictive algorithms for healthcare, and will try to define a roadmap in this area. 


Short bio: Nuno M. Garcia holds a PhD in Computer Science Engineering from the Universidade da Beira Interior (UBI, Covilhã, Portugal) (2008) and is a 5-year BSc in Mathematics / Informatics (Hons.) also from UBI (1999-2004). He was an entrepreneur (1988-2004), member of the Research Team at Siemens SA (2004-2007) and Nokia Siemens SA (2007-2008), and Head of Research at PLUX SA (2008-2010). Currently he is Full Professor at the Faculty of Sciences, University of Lisbon, and member of the research team of the Institute of Biophysics and Biomedical Engineering. He is member of ISOC and of the Non-Commercial Users Constituency, a group within GNSO in ICANN. His main interests include predictive algorithms for healthcare and well-being, distributed and cooperative algorithms, and the battle for a Free and Open Internet.