Dr Maria Luiza Campos
Maria Luiza Machado de Campos is a researcher and professor at the Computer Science Department of the Federal University of Rio de Janeiro. Previously, she was a Data Administrator at the Brazilian Statistical Agency. She received her PhD in Information Systems from the University of East Anglia, Norwich, England, in 1993 and for the period of 2014-2015 she was engaged as a one-year visiting research scholar at the Laboratory for Applied Ontology (ISTC/CNR), in Italy. Her main research interests include data and metadata management, ontology engineering and conceptual modeling, applied to decision support systems and information integration in general. She has lead many projects in the domains of bioinformatics, energy, emergencies and government data, funded by Brazilian agencies RNP, FINEP, CNPq and FAPERJ.