Sofia Aparício

Sofia Aparício

Sofia is an MSc candidate at Instituto Superior Técnico, Universidade de Lisboa, studying Information Systems and Engineering, where she is specializing in Machine Learning, NLP and Data Science. Her previous work relies on topics such as Gamification and Information Visualization. Previously, she was Vice-Chair of an ISCTE ACM Student Chapter, mentor at CoderDojo LX, and organizer of the free tech conference SINFO. She studied for six months on both Humboldt University Berlin and Technical University of Berlin and is currently researcher at INESC-ID with a thesis on how to Quantify Emotional Valence and Arousal from different languages using NLP techniques.