Home      Log In      Contacts      FAQs      INSTICC Portal

Program Committee


Hugo Plácido da Silva
IT- Instituto de Telecomunicações

Brief Bio
PhD in Electrical and Computers Engineering from the Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) - University of Lisbon (UL), Hugo is a researcher at the IT - Instituto de Telecomunicações since 2004, and an Invited Auxiliary Professor at IST/UL since 2019. He is also an entrepreneur, having co-founded and contributing to the foundation of multiple innovative technology-based companies operating in the field of medical devices for healthcare and quality of life. More recently, Hugo has been actively working towards making the world a bit more physiological, through BITalino, an open source software and low-cost hardware toolkit for rapid prototyping and development of biomedical application. His main interests include biosignal research, system engineering, signal processing, and machine learning, and in these topics Hugo has participated and actively contributed to 30+ R&D projects funded by national and internacional agencies. His work has been distinguished with several academic and technical awards, examples of which include the “alumniIPS” career award in 2018 and the 1st place at the Ordem dos Engenheiros Young Engineer Innovation Award in 2015, or the “Most Innovative Technology” award at the MIT Portugal E3 Forum in 2013. Hugo is an ACM Senior Member, an IEEE Senior Member, and a officer-elect of the IEEE Engineering in Medicine and Biology Society Portugal Chapter. ... More >>


Iyad Abu Doush, American University of Kuwait, Kuwait
Rodina Ahmad, University of Malaya, Malaysia
Farid Amirouche, University of illinois at Chicago, United States
Christopher K. Anand, Mcmaster University, Canada
Margarita Anastassova, CEA, LIST, Sensory and Ambient Interfaces Laboratory, France
Nizar Banu P. K., Christ University, India
Martin Baumann, Ulm University, Germany
Samit Bhattacharya, Indian Institute of Technology Guwahati, India
Paolo Bottoni, Sapienza University of Rome, Italy
Chris Bowers, University of Worcester, United Kingdom
John Brooke, Independent Researcher, United Kingdom
Kursat Cagiltay, Sabanci University, Turkey
Valentín Cardeñoso Payo, Valentín Cardeñoso Payo, Spain
Eric Castelli, LIG Grenoble, France
Sven Charleer, AP University of Applied Sciences and Arts Antwerp, Belgium
Christine Chauvin, Université de Bretagne Sud, France
Adrian D. Cheok, i-University, Tokyo, Japan
Isaac Cho, Utah State University, United States
Ahyoung Choi, Gachon University, Korea, Republic of
Yang-Wai Chow, University of Wollongong, Australia
Cesar Collazos, Universidad del Cauca, Colombia
Arzu Coltekin, University of Applied Sciences and Arts Northwestern Switzerland, Switzerland
Lizette de Wet, University of the Free State, South Africa
Andrew Duchowski, Clemson University, United States
John H. Eklund, UX Research, Australia
Vania V. Estrela, Universidade Federal Fluminense, Brazil
Jesus Favela, Cicese, Mexico
Bruce Ferwerda, Joenkoeping University, Sweden
Peter Forbrig, University of Rostock, Germany
Kaori Fujinami, Tokyo University of Agriculture and Technology, Japan
Gheorghita Ghinea, Brunel University London, United Kingdom
Luis B. Gouveia, Universidade Fernando Pessoa, Portugal
Thorsten Händler, Ferdinand Porsche Mobile University of Applied Sciences (FERNFH), Austria
Hiroshi Hashimoto, Advanced Institute of Industrial Technology, Japan
Christopher G. Healey, NCSU, United States
Martin Hitz, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria
Mengjie Huang, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China
Junko Ichino, Tokyo City University, Japan
Ivan E. Ivanov, Technical University Sofia, Bulgaria
Jaroslaw Jankowski, West Pomeranian University of Technology, Poland
M.-Carmen Juan, Instituto Ai2, Universitat Politècnica de València, Spain
Adi Katz, SCE - Shamoon College of Engineering, Israel
Gerard J. Kim, Korea University, Korea, Republic of
Josef F. Krems, Chemnitz University of Technology, Cognitive and Engineering Psychology, Germany
Gerhard Leitner, Alpen-Adria-Universität Klagenfurt, Austria
Hai-Ning Liang, Xi'an Jiaotong-Liverpool University, China
Wen-Chieh Lin, National Chiao Tung University, Taiwan, Republic of China
Murni Mahmud, International Islamic University Malaysia, Malaysia
Federico Manuri, Politecnico di Torino, Italy
Milosz Marek, Lublin University of Technology, Poland
Tiziana Margaria, University of Limerick and Lero, Ireland
Stuart Marshall, Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand
Ecivaldo Matos, UFBA - Universidade Federal da Bahia, Brazil
Yogesh Kumar Meena, Indian Institute Of Technology Gandhinagar, United Kingdom
Frédéric Mérienne, Arts et Metiers, France
Daniel Mestre, Aix-Marseille University / CNRS, France
Farshad Moradi, Aarhus University, Denmark
Giulio Mori, Institute Information Science Technologies, Italy
Max Mulder, TU Delft, Netherlands
Max North, Kennesaw State University, United States
Stavroula Ntoa, Foundation for Research and Technology Hellas (FORTH), Greece
Ian Oakley, Ulsan National Institute of Science and Technology, Korea, Republic of
Yoosoo Oh, Daegu University, Korea, Republic of
Uran Oh, Ewha Womans University, Korea, Republic of
Teresa Onorati, Universidad Carlos III de Madrid, Spain
Krzysztof Pietroszek, American University, United States
Malgorzata Plachawska-Wójcik, Lublin University of Technology, Poland
Charles Pontonnier, Normal Superior School of Rennes, France
Cynthia Putnam, Independent Researcher, United States
Victor M. R. Penichet, Universidad de Castilla-La Mancha, Spain
Francisco Rebelo, ITI/LARSys and CIAUD, University of Lisbon, Portugal
Andrea Resmini, Halmstad University, Sweden
Gaëtan Rey, University of Cote d'Azur, France
Laura A. Ripamonti, University of Milano - Italy, Italy
Sandra Sanchez-Gordon, Escuela Politecnica Nacional, Ecuador
Nilanjan Sarkar, Vanderbilt University, United States
Antonio Sgorbissa, University of Genova, Italy
Jungpil Shin, University of Aizu, Japan
Suziah Sulaiman, Universiti Teknologi PETRONAS, Malaysia
Boštjan Šumak, University of Maribor, Faculty of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science, Slovenia
Markku Turunen, Tampere University, Finland
Frédéric Vanderhaegen, University of Valenciennes, France
Aleksandra Vuckovic, University of Glasgow, United Kingdom
Andreas Wendemuth, Otto von Guericke University, Germany
Marcus Winter, University of Brighton, United Kingdom
Floriano Zini, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Italy

(list not yet complete)