André is a Software engineer specialised in presenting great content online both for desktop and mobile devices. He created a ‘Google Streetview’ that allows visitors to interact with maps from the 18th century and see illustrations from Amsterdam as if they were Streetview images. André is an active developer of several open source projects and he encourages cultural organisations to make their heritage accessible as open data.
Previously he was a lead Software engineer at INESC (Institute for Systems Engineering and Computers) in Portugal. He graduated as an Informatics Engineering student at University of Coimbra (PT).