Who am I?
I am a Brazilian-Italian-British award-winning, passionate computer scientist, chartered engineer, entrepreneur, and inventor. I am a pianist and violinist, and I hold the titles of EUR ING, BSc, MPhil, PhD, CEng, FIET, FRSA, AFHEA.
I work at Google as a Data Practice Lead (AI/Machine Learning, Smart Analytics and Data Management), and I am a Google AI Principles Ethics Fellow.
My career includes +15 years working in engineering. My continuing academic work is at UCL where I serve as an Honorary Associate Professor in Computer Science.
I have received numerous awards for my contributions to industry and international science. Since 2006 I’ve actively worked towards increasing the representation of people of all kinds in Engineering.
BSc in Computer Science
University Barao de Maua
Summa Cum Laude degree. 3 Honours and Awards . Valedictorian student . Honoured by the University and the Brazilian Computer Society as the best student. Scientific initiation fellow in AI . Research presented and published at International Conferences.
MPhil in Electrical Engineering
University of Sao Paulo
2 years MPhil program . Summa Cum Laude – GPA: A . 3 Honours and Awards . Created new technologies for early detection of breast cancer in women of all ages. Paved the way to reduce radiation exposure in cancer patients by 20% - 30%. Published in international journals.
PhD in Computer Science
UCL Computer Science (Host) . Imperial College Business School. MIT School of Architecture & Planning
4 Years Ph.D program . 15 Honours and Awards . Pioneered Data Infrastructures for Smart Cities. Created the City Data Market Strategy of the Mayor of London . Designed Urban Platforms for over 40 EU cities . Published as a Book.
My passion is to create and use technology for the benefit of mankind.