• Professor at Polytechnic Institute of Bragança, Portugal

  • Coordinator of CeDRI - Research Centre in Digitalization and Intelligent Robotics

  • Past research member and member of the Directive Board of LIACC (Artificial Intelligence and Computer Science Laboratory)

  • Senior member of IEEE and member-at-large of the IES Administrative Committee (AdCom)

  • Chair of the IEEE SA P2660.1 Working Group 

  • Member of the IFAC TC 5.1 - Manufacturing Plant Control