Photography: Pedro Figueiredo
Luís was born in Oporto in 1976. He was baptized in the “programming field” in the 80's at the command of a Sinclair ZX Spectrum.
Began his degree in electrical engineering at FEUP in 1994. From 1999 to 2002, he was a lecturer at the School of Arts of the Catholic University of Porto. In parallel he started the Master's Degree in Artificial Intelligence at the University of Porto.
Between 2002 and 2006 he was a researcher at the FCCN in computational processing projects of the Portuguese language. From 2006 to 2010, Luís completed his PhD in computer engineering at the University of Porto, where he was also teaching.
For the past 7 years, Luís has worked for Sapo.pt and Amazon.com (Seattle) as senior researcher in the field of Search Engines (text and voice). Luis is currently on a sabbatical.
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