Is an experienced Data Science, AI consultant, author and entrepreneur.
He spent more than 20 years teaching, researching and applying Machine Learning and Artificial Intelligence in several research areas and industries from Physics to Medical Imagery, Drug Discovery, Online Advertising and Insurance.
Armando obtained a PhD in Physics and pioneered research in Deep Neural Networks back in 2000 with paper on Neurocomputing, He has more than 70 publications in peer-review journals. His most recent book, Business Applications of Deep Learning. was published in May 2018 by American Press. He is an advisor and speaker in many events and his articles have been published in journals and blogs like Fortune, Towards Data Science, The CIO Magazine and Finextra. Member of Portuguese Artificial Intelligence Technical Committee for the ISO committee on Artificial Intelligence. He gave a presentation on TEDx in 2017 on the impact of Artificial Intelligence in Medicine in Norrkoping, Sweden. He is interested in applications of Artificial Intelligence as a disruptive force in business. His research focus on semi-supervised learning and generative models and Neural Networks.