Porfírio Filipe


Porfírio Filipe

Porfírio Filipe graduated in Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering in 1996 by Instituto Superior de Engenharia de Lisboa (ISEL), Lisbon. He received a Master’s degree in 1999, from Instituto Superior Técnico (IST), Lisbon, also in Electrotechnical and Computer Engineering. In 2007, also from IST, he received a Doctor of Engineering degree in Computer Science and Computer Engineering. He has been teaching computer science and computer engineering topics at ISEL since 1997. In 2001, he became a member of the newly created Spoken Language Systems Lab (L2F) of INESC-ID. He is a member of the Order of Portuguese Engineers. His current research interests are spoken dialogue systems and natural language interfaces.

INESC ID Information

  • Porfírio Pena Filipe

    E-mail: pfilipe@isel.pt
    Connection: Associated Researcher
    Academic Degree: PhD
    Category: Assistant Professor


Book Chapters


  • Porfírio Pena Filipe, Nuno J. Mamede, Ambient Intelligence, chapter Ambient Intelligence Interaction via Dialogue Systems, INTECH, Available from: http://sciyo.com/articles/show/title/ambient-intelligence-interaction-via-dialogue-systems, March 2010

International Conferences


  • Porfírio Pena Filipe, Nuno J. Mamede, Indoor Domain Model for Dialogue Systems, In 5th International Conference Universal Access in Human-Computer Interaction (UAHCI 2009), Springer-Verlag, vol. 5616, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 512-520, San Diego, CA, USA, July 2009




  • Porfírio Pena Filipe, Nuno J. Mamede, A Domain Knowledge Advisor for Dialogue Systems, In International Joint Conference IBERAMIA/SBIA/SBRN 2006 - 4th Workshop in Information and Human Language Technology (TIL’2006), Ribeirão Preto, Brazil, October 2006
  • Porfírio Pena Filipe, Nuno J. Mamede, Hybrid Knowledge Modeling for Ambient Intelligence, In 9th European Research Consortium for Informatics and Mathematics (ERCIM) Workshop on User Interfaces for All (UI4ALL) Special Theme: Universal Access in Ambient Intelligence Environments, Springer-Verlag, vol. 4397, series Lecture Notes in Computer Science, pages 58-77, Königswinter (Bonn), Germany, September 2006
  • Porfírio Pena Filipe, Nuno J. Mamede, A Task Repository for Ambient Intelligence, In 11th International Conference on Applications of Natural Language to Information Systems, Springer Verlag, vol. 3999, series Lecture Notes on Computer Science, pages 70-81, Klagenfurt, Austria, May 2006
  • Porfírio Pena Filipe, Manuel M. Barata, Nuno J. Mamede, Paulo Alexandre Medeiros de Araújo, Enhancing a Pervasive Computing Environment with Lexical Knowledge, In Second International Conference on Knowledge Engineering and Decision Support, Instituto Politécnico do Porto, ISBN: 972-8688-39-3, pages 307-312, Lisbon, Portugal, May 2006


  • Porfírio Pena Filipe, Nuno J. Mamede, Towards Ubiquitous Task Management, In ICSLP'2004 - 8th International Conference on Spoken Language Processing (Interspeech'2004), Jeju Island, South Corea, October 2004

Doctoral Theses


Masters Theses


Research Interests

  • Natural language aplications
  • Distributed Architectures
  • System Integration
  • System analysis

Ongoing Projects

  • Modeling of natural language aplications