SBMF 2017 will take place at the Informatics Centre (Centro de Informática -- CIn) of the Federal University of Pernambuco (Universidade Federal de Pernambuco -- UFPE). It is one of the most well-known informatics centers in Brazil as well as in Latin America. Many of the country’s most qualified workforce in Information Technology (IT) comes from here. Many successful IT companies begun as startups at the Center. Also, through partnerships with the private sector, CIn-UFPE has a strong national and international presence in research and education in informatics. CIn-UFPE faculty staff is composed by more than 130 members, with more than 90 teaching staff and over 2000 students in its various programs.
In research, CIn-UFPE keeps a significant and ever-increasing production, with an annual publication of around 40 publications in indexed international journals and over 100 publications in national and international conferences, as well as books and book chapters. National and international production result from an intense research activity, that encompasses more than 50 research collaborations with institutions such as INRIA and Paris VI (France); Oxford, Kent and Edinburgh universities in the U.K.; the Stevens Institute of Technology (USA); Universities of Toronto and Waterloo (Canada); International Institute for Software Technology (United Nations, Macao); University of Tübingen (Germany); and University of Navarra (Spain).
Av. Jornalista Aníbal Fernandes, s/n
Cidade Universitária (Campus Recife)
50.740-560 - Recife - PE
Phone: + 55 81 2126-8430
Fax: + 55 81 2126-8438