Pável Calado

INESC-ID, representing GoLocal ERI

Pável Calado received a degree in Computer Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico, at the University of Lisbon. In 2000 he received an MS degree in Computer Science from the Federal University of Minas Gerais (UFMG), where he also obtained his PhD, in 2004. During this time, he was awarded two Best Student Paper awards, for work on evidence combination for Web search and keyword-based queries in structured databases. He is currently an Associate Professor at Instituto Superior Técnico and a researcher at INESC-ID Lisboa, where he is a member of the IDSS group. His research interests include Information Retrieval, Information Extraction, Machine Learning, Digital Libraries, and Recommendation Systems. He has authored several publications in major conferences and journals in these areas and has supervised and participated in several research projects. Pável Calado currently also teaches courses in Databases, Information Retrieval, and Management of Data and Information.