Filipe earned a Bachelor's degree in Sociology from ISCTE, a Master's degree in Communication, Culture, and Information Technologies from the same institution and a Ph.D. in Sociology from the University of Évora. Since 1998, he has been a Lecturer at the School of Communication and Media Studies in Lisbon. Since July 2018, Filipe has been coordinating the Master's program in Audiovisual and Multimedia. He is also the Responsible Researcher at LLMCP - Living Lab on Media Content and Platforms and Vice-President of the ICML - Lisbon Institute of Communication and Media since 2014. He was a Guest Professor at Cardinal Stefan Wyszynski University in Warsaw, Poland, in 2016/2017 and 2017/2018. He has also taught at ISCSP, the Catholic University of Portugal, Lusíada University, and Lusófona University in Lisbon. He is the author and co-author of several dozen scientific publications through national and international publishers. Since 2015, he has been collaborating with the European Commission as an external expert, evaluating applications and ongoing projects in the Horizon 2020 program, as an evaluator and rapporteur in the area of the relationship between technology and society. He has also served as an evaluator for the Foundation for Science and Technology of Cyprus and the University of Coimbra. He has been a member of the National Mentors Network, an initiative by IAPMEI, since 2013. From 2008 to 2012, he was the Executive Director of the Technological Park of Óbidos and its business incubators. He is the Founder and CEO of Data Crítica, Estudos de Opinião e Mercado, and co-founder and Director of Studies at Netsonda - Consultadoria, Sondagens e Estudos de Mercado between 1998 and 2002. He has developed and coordinated research projects and opinion studies for various institutions, including the Assembly of the Republic, Directorate-General for Tourism, Lisbon Tourism, Lisbon City Council, SIC, TSF, Diário de Notícias, EDP, Galp, Caixa Geral de Depósitos, PT Comunicações, Sonae, Unilever, FNAC, McKinsey, Deloitte, Capgemini, and Mercer Management Consulting.