Invited Speakers

Prof. Augusto Loureiro da Costa has his PhD in Electrical Engineering, in 2001,  at Federal University of Santa Catarina (Brazil), with an stage at Karlsruhe University (Germany). He is an associate professor at the Electrical Engineering Department (DEE) of Federal University of Bahia (UFBA). Currently, he is heading the DEE, where he also leads the research group of the Robotic Laboratory (LaR). Concurrently, he coordinates CEIA, the Special Committee of Artificial Intelligence  of the Brazilian Computer Society (SBC). His main research topics are related to Autonomous Robots and Multi-robots Systems.