Rui Barros
Rui Barros
CEO and IT evangelist
+351 935 500 220
Porto, Portugal
Software engineering
Project management
Risk management
Research and innovation processes
IT evangelist
Digital Local Agenda
Regional development for the Information Society

Rui Barros is an informatics engineer with specific knowledge in software engineering. Over the last 20 years at INESC TEC, he did research and innovation with private companies and public administration and worked in more than 40 projects. Nowadays he is an entrepreneur and co-founder of MITMYNID, a private company to develop sophisticated and innovative software-based solutions.

Master of Informatics Engineering
Universidade do Porto – Faculdade de Engenharia2009
Researcher and area manager at INESC
INESC TEC1995-2015

Researcher and area manager of the e-Gov Area and digital inclusion at INESC TEC.Since 1995 worked in dozens of projects and developed particular competences identifying requisites, doing analysis, specifications and development of complex information systems and ubiquitous electronic services.

Coordinator of ELANET
ELANET – European Local Authorities Telematic’ Network2007-2014

Member since 2007 and Coordinator of ELANET – European Local Authorities Telematic’Network and chairman of EISCO – European Information Society Conference, since 2010.

OECD Steering Meeting of Experts

Member of “OECD Steering Meeting of Experts: Anticipating the Special Needs of the 21st Century Silver/Ageing Economy. From Smart Technology to Services Innovation”.

Invited specialist
ENISA – European Network and Information Security Agency

Invited specialist for “Security and Resilience in Governmental Clouds” an ENISA – European Network and Information Security Agency publication.


Adoption of e-Freight in Collaborative E-Cargo Ecosystem In Portugal, Jul 2018


Single Window for Collaborative Multimodal Logistics Services – An optimized and integrated door-to-door services offer –  Jun 2017 23rd ICE/IEEE ITMC