Dr. Luiz Antune

Associate Professor, Sao Paulo University

Dr. Luiz Antunes is currently an Associate Professor of Digital Communications at Escola de Comunicações e Artes of the Universidade de São Paulo, Brazil. His current line of research, called “Datacracy”, analyzes the growing influence of data sciences and digital networks in governance and social sciences. Since 2012 his research group works with innovation groups inside the university and with the public administration of the City of São Paulo, Brazil, developing interface initiatives for smarter cities. His most recent projects are on blockchain technologies and their application in voting systems.