The Symposium on Informatics will be held in the scope of the 5th Doctoral Congress Engineering (DCE23), hosted at FEUP, Porto, Portugal, on the 15th and 16th of June 2023.

The goal of the Informatics Symposium is to showcase the research that the students of the Ph.D. programs PRODEI , PDMD and MAP-i carry out.

Topics of interest include (but are not limited to):
1. Computing Systems Architectures
2. Computer Graphics and Interactive Digital Media
3. Information Systems
4. Sciences and Technology Programming
5. Software Engineering
6. Artificial intelligence and Data Science


Submission of presentation proposals

Students of PRODEI, PDMD, and MAP-i are invited to present papers that have already been published. No ethical, editorial, or ownership conflicts can occur, given that the organization will only prepare a book of abstracts, with the abstract of the original paper and the reference to it.



download the program here

download the Symposium booklet here


Best Presentation Award

The Informatics Symposium will distinguish one of the presentations as the “Best Informatics Symposium Presentation Award,” with a prize of 1,500.00€.


Registration and Payment

Registration is mandatory for all participants. All PDMD, PRODEI, and Map-I students are invited to register for DCE23’s Symposium in Informatics and will have their registration costs covered.


Submission and Registration

Submission and/or registration to the event should be done at the site: ; please submit your paper’s title and DOI reference in this form, don’t submit by email.

Deadline: 3rd May 2023.


Symposium Committees

Symposium Chairs

  • António Coelho
  • Carlos Soares
  • Gabriel David

Award Committee

  • Augusto Sousa
  • Carlos Soares
  • Gabriel David

Organizing Committee

  • Haline Maia
  • ​Ricardo Gomes
  • ​Simão Reis