Alexandre J. T. Santos (SM'10) is Associate Professor with Habilitation in Informatics at the Informatics Department, Engineering School, University of Minho. He his Senior Researcher, and has been from 2013-2016 Associate Director of R&D Centro ALGORITMI. He received his PhD in Computer Communications from the University of Minho in 1996. In the lead of the Computer Communications and Networks research group he has several participations in R&D international projects on computer communications, protocols and Internet based services. He has authored or co-authored numerous scientific papers at international refereed Journals and Conferences. He served as a TPC member for several IEEE, ACM and IFIP sponsored international conferences. He is IEEE Senior Member from IEEE Computer Society, IEEE Vehicular Technology Society and IEEE Communications Society.