Jorge Dias holds a PhD in Electrical Engineering from the University of Coimbra. He is Full Professor at Khalifa University, Abu Dhabi, United Arab Emirates, where he leads research activities at the Institute of Robotics and Intelligent Systems. He is also deputy director of the Center for Autonomous Robotic Systems and a member of the Department of Electrical Engineering and Computer Science.
Jorge Dias is a specialist in Artificial Perception (Computer Vision and Robotic Vision) and has contributed in the area since 1984. Jorge Dias has published several articles in Computer Vision and Robotics that include more than 130 publications in international journals, 1 published book, 22 book chapters and more than 370 papers in international conferences with referees.
Jorge Dias has been a member of the Portuguese Diaspora Council since December 2022.