Hélio Lopes has been working for the industry as a consultant in a variety of applied projects.

For PETROBRAS he has been developing computational tools for reservoir modeling since 1992. They ranges from 3D stochastic reservoir simulation to the use of machine learning techniques on several applications, like natural language report interpretation, formation evaluation and seismic interpretation.

He also worked as consultant for IRB-BRASIL RE (2017), BIZBANK (2016-2017), SHELL (2015-2017), PRODERJ (2013), BR DISTRIBUIDORA (2013) and BRADESCO SEGUROS (2003). In addition, for GLOBO.COM, BNDES, BANCO DO BRASIL, VALE and PETROBRAS, Hélio Lopes taught on-site course about data science, advanced mathematics and computer science.

In terms of Innovation and Digital Transformation, Helio Lopes is a co-coordinator of the ExACTa initiative (Agile Experimentation. Co-Creation, Digital Transformation); INSURTECH Innovation Program sponsored by MONGERAL AEGON and IRB-BRASIL RE; and Globo Lab Dados, from GLOBO COORPORATION, with focus on Data Science.

e-mail: lopes at inf dot puc-rio dot br
Tel: 55+21+3527-1500 R:4350  Fax: 55+21+3527-1530
Pontifícia Universidade Católica do Rio de Janeiro (PUC-Rio) - Departamento de Informática - Sala 408 RDC
Rua Marquês de São Vicente 225, Gávea, Rio de Janeiro, RJ, Brazil, CEP 22451-900