João Graça is currently the CTO of Unbabel. He was previously the data scientist and natural language processing expert at Dezine and Flashgroup.
João did his PhD in Natural Language Processing and
Machine Learning at Instituto Superior Técnico together with the
University of Pennsylvania with Professors Fernando Pereira, Ben Taskar and Luísa Coheur.
He is the author of several papers in the area, his main research topics are machine learning with side information, unsupervised learning and machine translation. João is one of the co-founders of the Lisbon Machine Learning Summer School.