Fernando Bação is currently Full Professor at NOVA Information Management School (NOVA IMS). He holds a Ph.D. in Information Management from the NOVA University of Lisbon. He currently holds the positions of President of the Pedagogical Council and Director of the Ph.D. Program in Statistics and Information Management. In his scientific career, he has published more than six dozen scientific papers in national and international journals and conferences and received awards for the quality of his work. His research focuses on information management, business analytics, decision support systems, and information systems management.