ArturArsénio received his PhD in Computer Science from Massachusetts Institute of Technology (MIT) in 2004. He is YDreams Robotics CEO and Assistant Professor in Computer Science at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST). Before, he headed Innovation at Nokia Siemens Networks Portugal SA. He also worked as Senior Solution Architect leading several international R&D teams for Siemens.
He is the inventor of 6 international patent families, and authored/co-authored more than 100 peer-reviewed scientific publications. Artur is the recipient of several scientific and innovation awards.