Natália Gomes

Natália Gomes

Natália Gomes

Natália Gomes Fernandes: Research professor at the Instituto Politécnico de Guarda-Portugal, Computer Department of the School of Technology and Management; Bachelor degree in Computer Engineering (1998) by the Instituto Politécnico de Guarda-Portugal; Master’s degree in Information Systems (2004) by the Universidad de Porto, Portugal; and PhD in Training Processes in Virtual Spaces (2014) by the Universidad de Salamanca, Spain. Director of the IT Department of the Instituto Politécnico de Guarda (November 2015 to January 2018), and director of the Software Testing Course. Currently participates in the European project on Design Thinking and since 2002 as organizer and member of the annual Robotics firefighting robot project competition held in Portugal. With more than 20 articles published in national and international lectures, reports and indexed journals. Her line of research has focused on society knowledge, information systems and more recently in educational environment technologies.