Cássio Prazeres is a post-doc researcher at Insight/National University of Ireland, Galway (NUIG) since February 2015, working within the Internet of Things and Stream Processing Unit (UIoT) led by Dr. Martin Serrano.
Dr. Prazeres is an assistant professor in the Web/Multimedia area at Federal University of Bahia (UFBA) since 2010, where he leads research activities and projects, teaches under-graduate and post-graduate courses, and is advisor for Ph.D, M.Sc. and B.Sc. students. He holds a PhD degree in Computer Science from University of São Paulo (USP). He has several publications in international conferences and journals. He is member of ACM SIGWEB, and member of W3C Web of Things Community Group. Prazeres is also member of the Special Committee on Multimedia and the Web (WebMedia-CE) at Brazilian Computer Society (SBC). He is interested in research involving topics of Web Services and the Semantic Web, Web of Things and Web of Data. He is also interested on the use of semantics in Ubiquitous Computing, Document Engineering and researches involving interactive applications for the Brazilian Digital TV.