Currently the CEO/CTO of Mint Labs (co-founder), Paulo Rodrigues graduated from Software Engineering Department of the University of Minho, Portugal in 2004 and obtained his PhD in Medical Visualization and Image Processing from the Eindhoven University of Technology, Netherlands, in 2011. During his PhD, Paulo researched new technologies for the cross sectional imaging of the brain. He worked in several international IT companies, first, at an innovative mobile development company called MobiComp, in Portugal; then, in The Netherlands, at Quintiq, a company specialized in advanced planning and scheduling solutions. Afterwards, he became an associate researcher in the Faculty of Psychology at the University of Barcelona’s Individual Differences Lab specializing in neuroimaging techniques, executing social psychology experiments and neuroimaging. At the same time, he was working for Event-Lab, a laboratory that creates virtual environments for neuroscience and technology for social psychology and neuroscience experiments. Together with Vesna Prchkovska, Paulo co-founded QMENTA (formerly called Mint Labs) in 2013.
“Our aim is to help to make brain diseases a thing of the past, by bringing together neuroimaging, AI, and cloud computing into the hands of the experts.”
At VISUM 2018, Paulo Rodrigues will speak on Neuroimaging – “Seeing the Brain: How neuroimaging transforms the diagnosis and treatment of patients with brain disorders.”