Paulo Novais

Professional Situation

Associate Professor with habilitation and Researcher at Artificial Intelligence Group in the Informatics Department, University of Minho , Braga, Portugal.

Founder and vice-director (since March 2011) of the MSc in Law and Informatics at the University of Minho

He was the Director of the Master in Informatics Engineering (MEI) and Master in Informatics (MI) (2011/13)

Research at the CCTC center

Vice-president of APPIA, the Portuguese A.I. association

Organization of scientific meetings

ISAmI 2014- International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence, Salamanca, Spain, 2014 (Organisation co-Chair)

AmIA Environments 2013 – thematic track on Ambient Intelligence and Affective Environments, EPIA 2013 - 16th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Angra do Heroísmo, Portugal, 2013 (Track Chair)

ISAmI 2013- International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence, Salamanca, Spain, 2013 (Organisation co-Chair)

IBERAMIA 2012- 13th edition of the Ibero-American Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Cartagena de Indias, Colombia, 2012 (Area co-chair - Ambient Intelligence)

ISAmI 2012- International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence, Salamanca, Spain, 2012 (Program Chair)

ESM 2011 - European Simulation and Modelling Conference, Guimarães, Portugal, 2011 (Conference Chair)

AmI Environments 2011 – track on Ambient Intelligence Environments, EPIA 2011 - 15th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Lisboa, Portugal, 2011 (Track Chair)

SDIA 2011 – 3rd Doctoral Symposium on Artificial Intelligence, EPIA 2011 - 15th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Lisboa, Portugal, 2011 (Organisation Chair)

ISAmI 2011- International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence, Salamanca, Spain, 2011 (Program Chair)

SOCO 2010- International Workshop on Soft Computing Models in Industrial Applications, Guimarães, Portugal, 2010 (Organisation Chair)

ISAmI 2010- International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence, Guimarães, Portugal, 2010 (Organisation Chair)

EPIA 2007- Encontro Português de Inteligência Artificial, Guimarães, Portugal, 2007 (Local Organization Committee)

PRO-VE’07 - 8th IFIP Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, Guimarães, Portugal, 2007 (Organisation Chair)

Committee Member

2013

AITAmI'13 - 8th Workshop on "Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Ambient Intelligence (co-located with the 9th International Conference on Intelligent Environments (IE'13)), Greece, 2013.

JURISIN 2013 - Sixth International Workshop on Juris-informatics, Keio University at Yokohama, Japan, 2013.

INForum 2013 – Simpósio de Informática, Universidade de Èvora, Èvora, 2013.

ISAmI 2013 - International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence, Salamanca, Spain, 2013.

MABS 2013 - 14th International Workshop on Multi-Agent-Based Simulation (Co-located with the 12th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems AAMAS 2013), Saint Paul, Minnesota, USA, 2013.

JURIX 2013 - 26th International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems, Bologna, Italy, 2013.

MASTA – Multi-Agent Systems: Theory and Applications, Track of the EPIA 2013 – 16th Portuguese Conference on Artificial Intelligence, Angra do Heroísmo , Portugal, 2013.

EUNIS 2013 - 19th EUNIS Congress “ICT role for Next Generation Universities”, Riga, Letónia, 2013.

DCAI 2013 - International Symposium on Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence, Salamanca, Spain, 2013.

CBMS 2013 - 26th International Conference on Computer-Based Medical Systems, Porto, Portugal, 2013.

HAIS 2013 - 8th International Conference on Hybrid Artificial Intelligence Systems, Salamanca, Spain, 2013.

PRO-VE’13 – 14th IFIP Working Conference on Virtual Enterprises, Dresden, Germany, 2013.

SOCO 2013 - International Conference on Soft Computing Models in Industrial and Environmental Applications, Salamanca, Spain, 2013.

Data 2013 - 2nd International Conference on Data Management Technologies and Applications, Reykjavik, Iceland, 2013.

ISC 2013 - Industrial Simulation Conference, Ghent University, Ghent, Belgium, 2013.

ESM2013 – 27th European Simulation and Modelling Conference, Lancaster, UK, 2013.

WEBIST 2013 - 9th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies, Aachen, Germany, 2013.

PECCS 2013 – 3th International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems, Barcelona, Espanha, 2013.

ICAART 2013 – 5th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence, Barcelona, Espanha, 2013.

2012

JURIX 2012 - 25th International Conference on Legal Knowledge and Information Systems, Amsterdam, Netherlands, 2012.

JURISIN 2012 - Sixth International Workshop on Juris-informatics, Miyazaki, Japan, 2012.

ISAmI 2012 - International Symposium on Ambient Intelligence, Salamanca, Spain, 2012.

IE´12 - 8th International Conference on Intelligent Environments, Guanajuato, Mexico, 2012.

AITAmI'12 - 7th Workshop on "Artificial Intelligence Techniques for Ambient Intelligence, Guanajuato, Mexico, 2012.

MABS 2012 - 13th International Workshop on Multi-Agent-Based Simulation (Co-located with the 11th International Joint Conference on Autonomous Agents and Multiagent Systems AAMAS 2012), Valencia, Espanha, 2012.

SOCO 2012 - International Conference on Soft Computing Models in Industrial and Environmental Applications, Ostrava, Czech Republic, 2012.

DSAI’ 2012 - International Conference on Software Development for Enhancing Accessibility and Fighting Info-Exclusion, UTAD, Vila Real, 2012.

EUNIS 2012 - 18th EUNIS Congress “A 360° perspective on IT/IS in Higher Education”, UTAD, Vila Real, 2012.

WEBSIT 2012- the 8th International Conference on Web Information Systems and Technologies (WEBIST), Portugal, 2012.

KMO 2012 - Seventh International KMO Conference, Espanha, 2012.

EUROMEDIA - The Multimedia Applications Conference, Romania, 2012.

DCAI 2012 - International Symposium on Distributed Computing and Artificial Intelligence, Salamanca, Spain, 2012.

PECCS 2012 – 2nd International Conference on Pervasive and Embedded Computing and Communication Systems, Rome, Italy, 2012.

ICAART 2012 – 4th International Conference on Agents and Artificial Intelligence, Vila Moura, Portugal, 2012.

AAL 2012 – 2nd Workshop Living Usability Lab Workshop on AAL latest solutions, trends and applications, Vila Moura - Algarve, Portugal, 2012.

ESM2012 - European Simulation and Modelling Conference, Essen, Germany, 2012.

ISC 2012 - Industrial Simulation Conference, Brno University of Technology, Czech Republic, 2012.