Adolfo Steiger Garção is Full Professor at New University of Lisbon and was Researcher at the Atomic Energy Laboratory. He is electrical engineer by Lisbon Technical Institute and has a PhD in Computer Engineering. For the last 20 years he chaired the Computer Engineering Department and the Electrotechnical Engineering Department at the Faculty of Sciences and Technology of the New University of Lisbon. From 1996 to 2012 he chaired the Centre for Technology and Systems. Published more than 300 scientific papers in books, scientific magazines and conferences (with more than 1100 citations). Was responsible for more than 50 international research projects and more than 40 national ones. Received 3 international awards. He supervised 15 PhD students. Has chaired the Board of UNINOVA and is presently member of the board. He is also executive director of MADAN, Science and Technology Park.