CARLOS FILIPE PORTELA was born in Trofa, Portugal and went to the University of Minho in Guimarães, where he studied information system and obtained his degree in 2007 (Lic), 2009 (MSc) and 2013 (PhD). Filipe Portela (male) holds a PhD in Information Systems and Technologies in 2013. He belongs to the R&D Centre ALGORITMI where he is developing his post-doctoral research work in the topic “Pervasive Intelligent Decision Support Systems”.
His research was started in the INTCare R&D project (Intensive Medicine area) being then extended to education and public administration areas. He already has relevant indexed publications in the main research topics: Intelligent Decision Support Systems, Intelligent Systems, Pervasive Data, Business Intelligence, Data Mining and Knowledge Discovery. He is also co-organizer of several workshops and reviewer of many indexed journals and conferences in these topics.
Currently he also is an Invited Assistant Professor of the Information Systems Department, School of Engineering, University of Minho, Portugal, where he is supervising several master students in the areas above mentioned.