Prof. Dr. José Palazzo Moreira de Oliveira
José Palazzo Moreira de Oliveira is full professor of Computer Science at Federal University of Rio Grande do Sul - UFRGS. He as a doctor degree in Computer Science from Institut National Politechnique de Grenoble, France IMAG (1984), a M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from PPGC-UFRGS (1976) and has graduated in Electronic Engineering (1968). His research interests include information systems, e-learning, database systems and applications, conceptual modeling and ontologies, applications of database technology and distributed systems. He has published about 320 papers, has being advisor of 78 graduate students (18 Ph.D. and 60 M.Sc.).
Information System Group (portuguese link) - UFRGS
Current Research Projects and Activities are mainly associated with Conceptual Modeling and Ontologies, Digital Libraries, Adaptive e-Learning and Web Systems.
Conseil (2013-2017) - SBC (Brazilian Computer Society)
ER Conceptual Modeling Steering Committee
Editorial Board of the Journal of Data Semantics
Associated Institution representative in IT4BI-DC Erasmus Mundus Joint Doctorate on Information Technologies for Business Intelligence
Education Committee - SBC (Brazilian Computer Society)
Head of the Special Interest Group on Databases - SBC
CNPq Advisory Committee - Computer Science (2006 to 2009)
Head and member of the FAPERGS Advisory Committee - Mathematics, Statistics and Computer Science
Editor of RITA, Revista de Informática Teórica e Aplicada
Member and vice-president of the Graduate Programs Chamber at UFRGS
Head of the Graduate Program of Computer Science (PPGC-UFRGS)