Urbano Nunes (PhD) is a Full Professor with the Coimbra University and Senior researcher of the Institute for Systems and Robotics (UC). He has been involved with/responsible for several funded projects in the areas of autonomous vehicles and human-centered mobile robotics.
He is an Associate Editor of the journals: IEEE Trans. on Intelligent Vehicles and IEEE Intell. Transport. Syst. Magazine. He served the IEEE ITSC2006 (Program Chair), IEEE ITSC2010 (General Chair) and IEEE/RSJ IROS2012 (as a General Chair). He is the General Chair of IEEE Int. Symp. on Robot and Human Interactive Communication, RO-MAN 2017.