Creating and sharing knowledge for telecommunications
... João Gonçalo Gomes de Paiva Dias


João Dias

Academic position: Associate Professor
Joining date: 01-03-2021
Roles in IT: Researcher
Thematic Line: Networks and Services
Group: Embedded Systems – Av

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Address: IT – Aveiro
Instituto de Telecomunicações
Campus Universitário de Santiago
Tel: +351 234 377 900
Fax: +351 234 377 901


Gonçalo Paiva Dias has a graduation and a master's degree in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering and a PhD in Computer Engineering from de University of Aveiro, and a Habilitation in Information Sciences and Technologies from ISCTE – University Institute of Lisbon. He is an associate professor at the School of Technology and Management of Águeda (ESTGA) of the University of Aveiro and a researcher at the Research Unit on Governance, Competitiveness and Public Policies (GOVCOPP) and at the Telecommunications Institute (IT). He held several positions at the University, including Vice Rector, President of the Pedagogical Council, Dean of ESTGA, and Director of the degree in Information Technology. He is an expert of the Portuguese Higher Education Assessment and Accreditation Agency (A3ES) for institutional assessment and internal quality assurance systems. He is a member of the International Editorial Review Board of the International Journal of Electronic Government Research (IJEGR), the Editorial Advisory Board of the Journal of Information Systems Engineering & Management (JISEM), the Scientific Committee of the Iberian Journal of Systems and Information Technology (RISTI), and the Coordinating Committee of the Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies (CISTI). He publishes regularly about digital government, information systems and technologies, and higher education.

Scientific Achievements

  • Agregação, ISCTE - Instituto Universitário de Lisboa, 15-02-2022
  • PhD, Universidade de Aveiro, 27-03-2006
  • G.P. Dias, Governo eletrónico local: antes, durante e depois da pandemia, Chapter in, Poder Local em Tempos de COVID-19, Edições Almedina, S.A., Coimbra, 2021
  • G.P. Dias, F. Marques, H. Gomes, Secure Browsing in Local Government: The Case of Portugal, journal of web engineering, Vol. 20, No. 4, pp. 935 - 962, June, 2021 | BibTex
  • L. PINHO, P. Gonçalves, G.P. Dias, Providing contextual information in smart cities with bluetooth beacons: a systematic review, CISTI'2022 - 17th Iberian Conference on Information Systems and Technologies, Madrid, Spain, June, 2022,
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  • Sistema de Controlo de Pastagem, PT108116, National, Granted, 23-12-2014, Portugal

Currently running projects1

Acronym Name Funding Agency Start date Ending date
5G-MOBIX 5G for cooperative & connected automated MOBIility on X-border corridors EU/H2020 16-10-2018 01-10-2025