Olimar Teixeira Borges
Full Name
Olimar Teixeira Borges
Job Title
Ph. D. Student
Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio Grande do Sul
Speaker Bio
Holds a Master's Degree in Computer Science from the Pontifical Catholic University of Rio Grande do Sul (PUCRS), in Brazil. He was a mentor of agile practices in the Accelerator of Agile Methods project at PUCRS Microsoft Innovation Center/Thoughtworks. Works in the Computer Science area, with emphasis on Computer Systems, Software Engineering, Data Science, and Machine Learning. Experience in the evaluation and development of audio games, assistive technologies for people with visual impairments, development of systems for virtual assistants (Google Assistant), and software development projects that use agile methods. He is currently studying for a Ph.D. in Computer Science and performing his sandwich period at LUT University in Finland.