Pedro Veiga

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LinkedIn: LinkedInIcon.png   Pedro Veiga

Pedro Veiga is the Chairman at FCCN. He is also a Professor at the University of Lisbon, a Member of the Portuguese Engineers Association and a Professor at Nova University of Lisbon.[1]

Career History

Veiga has held the following positions:

  • Manager of the Operational Programme Information Society (2000-2002)
  • Team Member of Mission for the Information Society (1996-2000)
  • Member of the Board of the International Institute for Software Technology in the United Nations University (since 2000)
  • Visiting Scientist at the Joint Research Centre of the European Union in Ispra, Italy (between 1989 and 1990)
  • He participated in the inception of .pt
  • Member of the ICANN GAC[2]

As a Teacher

He started teaching in 1973 in IST in the disciplines of Statistics and then click Computer programming like FORTRAN, ALGOL, Assembly, etc. He began teaching the disciplines of Digital Electronics at IST. He also taught courses in Electronics and Applied Electronics Laboratory.

When he completed his Ph.D. he was already teaching a diverse range of disciplines including, microelectronics, Programming (Pascal, C, Modula, ADA), Operating Systems, Compilers, Development Environments,

He came to FCUL in 1993 and taught in the area of ​​Computer Systems Organization, which includes computer architecture, operating systems and computer networks.[3]



  • Degree in Electrical Engineering, 1974
  • Ph.D. in Electrical Engineering, 1984
  • Household Electronics and Computer Engineering, 1982[4]