Luis Paulo Reis

Luis Paulo Reis

Keynote speaker at ICINCO 2013

Luis Paulo Reis is an Associate Professor at the University of Minho, Portugal and a member of the Directive Board of the Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science Lab at the University of Porto, Portugal. He received his Electrical Engineering and MSc degrees from the University of Porto in 1993 and 1995, and a PhD in Artificial Intelligence/Robotics at the same University in 2003. During the last 20 years he has lectured courses on Artificial Intelligence, Intelligent Robotics, Simulation and Modeling, Planning and Scheduling and Logic Programming. He was principal investigator of more than 10 research projects in those areas including FC Portugal robotic soccer team/project, three times World Champion and eight times European Champion in RoboCup. He also won more than 40 scientific awards. He supervised 10 PhD thesis and 80 MSc thesis to completion and is currently supervising 15 PhD theses. He is the author of more than 250 publications in international conferences and journals. He is the president of SPR - the Portuguese Robotics Society.