Instituto Politecnico do Porto
Domain of Research: Ambient Intelligence; Decision Support Systems; Knowledge Engineering and Management; Multi-Agent Systems
Carlos Ramos was born in São Paulo, Brazil. He got his 5-years graduation from the University of Porto, Portugal, in 1986 and the PhD degree from the same university in 1993. In 2001 he got the “agregação” (academic career maturity top level). Between 1986 and 1993 Carlos Ramos was Assistant at the University of Porto and worked in the area of Artificial Intelligence and Robotics. In 1993, after his PhD, Carlos Ramos joined the Institute of Engineering – Polytechnic of Porto (ISEP-IPP), as Coordinator Professor. Since then he submits and see approved more than 20 R&D projects, and creates in 1999 GECAD, a R&D center in the field of Intelligent Systems. In March 2010 Carlos Ramos was appointed as Vice-President of the Polytechnic of Porto. He assumes the responsibility for the R&D, Innovation and Internationalization areas. His areas of interest cover Ambient Intelligence, Decision Support Systems, and Knowledge Engineering and Management. In 2015 Carlos Ramos was recipient of the Medal of Honor from the Brazilian Federal Institutes Rectors’ Council, assigned for the first time to a person from an international institution. Currently, Carlos Ramos is promoting several co-creation projects for involving students from different degrees, areas, and countries with the approach and methodology of Multidisciplinary Projects and Internships (MP/I).