2018 Speakers

Silvio Macedo, Founder & CEO

Silvio Macedo

Founder & CEO, Shelf.ai

Silvio is founder and CEO of ShelfAI, a startup which is changing the way people buy groceries. Starting with a degree in Computer Engineering, he went on to be a researcher and in 2000 started a PhD in Artificial Intelligence, at Imperial College London. Silvio is 43 and was born in Portugal. He participated in several EU R&D projects and was consultant to companies like BBC and Rolls Royce Aeronautics. He regularly collaborates with the local colleges of engineering and Porto Business School. He has managed and founded five companies, including Xarevision and ShelfAI, and has spent the last 12 years working on technology for grocery retail.