Maribel Yasmina Santos
Maribel Yasmina Santos is an Associate Professor at the Department of Information Systems, University of Minho, Portugal, where she is also a Senior Researcher at the ALGORITMI Research Centre and at the Engineering Process Maturity and Quality (EPMQ) domain of the Computer Graphics Centre. She was the Secretary-General of the Association of Geographic Information Laboratories for Europe (www.agile-online.org) from May 2013 to June 2015 and Associate Director of the Department of Information Systems, University of Minho, from May 2010 to July 2014. Currently, she is the leader of the Software Engineering and Management Group at the ALGORITMI Research Centre (algoritmi.uminho.pt). Her research interests include Business Intelligence and Analytics, Big Data Analytics, (Big) Data Warehousing and On-Line Analytical Processing. She participated in more than 20 research projects working with data systems and ways to enhance data analytics for decision support.