M.Sc. Student

Leandro Costa Valadão

I'm a person with strong personality, trying to optimize ideas for better processes.

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I’m Leandro Costa Valadão, born in Patos de Minas, Minas Gerais, Brazil. I study since I was 6 years old, always in public schools, I was like to study and learn new things. My family has much teachers, like my father, brother and my sister, and I like to be one some day. I did my graduation on public University Federal of Viçosa in Minas Gerais, I was 17 when i start my graduation. When i doing my graduation I try to do as much as I can to learn and teach, doing projects with my teachers and teaching lessons about marathons programming.

In college I learn much about Web Systems and how can they be versatile, by doing 3 years of projects with newst tecnologies in Web, with this time I decide to try an Master’s Degree in Web area.

Nowadays I’m studying Semantic Web on University of São Paulo (ICMC-USP), trying to make versatile systems, that can adaptate to very diferent kinds of areas wich need an Expert System to help humans to make more optimized decisions. In addition I was an Systems Analyst on an company that make systems to improve the capacity of reading and writing of a kids and teenagers, this system makes pedagogical messages and statistics to help learning.

Academic Background

M.Sc. Student in Computer Sciences at the University of Sao Paulo (ICMC-USP)

  • Institute: Institute of Mathematical and Computer Sciences
  • Research lab.: Intermídia Interactive Web and Multimedia Systems
  • Research area: Semantic Web • Project: Semantic web technologies in the generation of Graphical User Interfaces to support Agricultural Decision Systems, case SustenAgro

Information Systems at the Universidade Federal de Viçosa(UFV).

  • Institute: Institute of Engineering and Computation
  • Research area: Web Development
  • Graduation date: 01/24/2014
  • Country: Brazil

Research Interests

  • Web Development
  • Software engineering modeling
  • Educational Systems
  • Natural Language Processing
  • Semantic Web
  • Linked Data
  • Ontologies



  • Portuguese: Native
  • English: Intermediate

Relevant skills and experience

  • Programming languages: Python, Java, Groovy, JavaScript, C
  • Databases: MySql
  • IDE’s: Aptana Studio, Netbeans, Sublime Text
  • General programming methods: OO, Agile methods: Scrum

Employment experiences

  • Systems Analyst on Centro de Autoria e Cultura Ltda