Henrique Manuel Dinis SantosHenrique Manuel Dinis Santos
From 2010 to Present
Dr Habil (Agregação)
Associate Professor with Habilitation (Professor Associado com Agregação) at Escola de Engenharia da Universidade do Minho
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Henrique M. Dinis Santos received his first degree in Electric and Electronic Engineering, from the University of Coimbra, Portugal, in 1984. In 1996 he received the Ph.D. degree in Computer Engineering, from the University of the Minho, Portugal and the habilitation degree in 2013, by the same institution. Currently, he
is an Associate Professor (with Habilitation) at the Information Systems Department, University of Minho, and member of the ALGORITMI R&D centre, more specifically, the Information Systems and Technologies (IST) research group, and member of its Intelligent Data Systems (IDS) lab, with interests in the fields of: Information Security – emphasis on Intrusion Detection, biometrical technologies and Information Security Management – and Computer Architecture area – emphasis on Computer Vision and Cloud Computing. He co-authored a patent with an industrial partner, in 2012, in the biometric area. He is also the President of a national Technical Committee (CT 136) for information system security standardization, Vice President for Conferences and Workshops of IEEE Education Society, President of the Portuguese Association for Data Protection (APPD), University of Minho representative in a NATO project (MN CD E&T – Multi Nacional Cyber Defense Education and Training), within the Smart Defense initiative -, Associate Member of the SysSec community (European Network of Excellence, promoted by a consortium of several universities, institutes and research centers, in the Information Systems Security area) and integrates frequently advice and scientific committees supporting civil, governmental and military organizations. During the second semester of 1990, under an ERASMUS program, he was teaching at the University of Bristol, United Kingdom, where he was recognized a University Academic staff.Concerning the involvement in the organization of scientific events, over the last two years, it should be highlighted:- General Local Chair of the 4th Smartcity360 Experience and Perspectives Summit, Guimaraes, Portugal, November 21-23, 2018;- General Chair of the 4th EAI International Workshop on Security and Privacy Challenges in Smart Cities, MOBILITY IoT, co-located event in Smartcity360 Experience and Perspectives, Helsinki, Finland, November 29-30, 2017;- General Co-Chair of the EAI Industry of Things and Future Technologies Conference, Bratislavia, Eslováquia, 22-24 November 2016;- Technical Program Chair of the IEEE World Engineering Education Conference (EDUNINE) in 2017 and 2018.He regularly collaborates with the editorial body of several journals, namely as a reviewer, including (more recent): Future Generation Computer Systems (Elsevier); Computer Standards & Interfaces (Elsevier); European Journal of Management Studies (EJMS); Cluster Computing (Springer); Computer Methods and Programs in Biomedicine (Elsevier); IEEE Transactions on Industrial Electronics; EEE Internet of Things Journal; and MDPI Sensors.