Francisco is a trained psychologist with a master's degree in neurosciences very focused from early times on the study of brain frequencies and how sound and visuals can influence these frequencies to better understand the psychophysics of music and visual art and its influence on psychophysiological states. As a clinical psychologist he focused himself in applying his research in the field of clinical Neurofeedback and multi-sensory immersive therapies.
Francisco is the CEO & co-founder of:
- MuArts (www.muarts.tech) a brain-computer-interaction start-up specialized in developing software and hardware for brain-computer-interaction;
- the festival TRANS-LATE (www.trans-late.tech) a transmedia and audio-visual interactive festival for mental-health transformation and wellbeing;
- and H2H (www.humantohuman.tech) a Multi-Sensory Immersive Well-being Hub that combines ancient healing traditions and biometric and big-data technology;
Francisco has a bachelors in Psychology and a MSc in Neuroscience from King's College London and 3 years of research in the Neuropsychophysiology Lab of the University of Porto and 5 years of clinical Neurofeedback practice at Neurobios - Neuroscience Institute (www.neurobios.org).
Francisco is also being invited to numerous keynote speakers and conferences like TEDxPorto 2016; BoomFestival 2016; Culturgest; RE:LOGIA 2019 - Art+Sci+Tech; SXSW Satellite; Abbey Road Studios 2018; WebSummit SAP 2019; Tech Open Air 2019; Rock in Rio Innovation Week 2018; Fashion Tech NYC 2018; Farfetch 2016.
Fancisco has also won many international prices like the Global Hack for Covid - Mental Health Track 2019; Think Big UPC 2018; OT/WT Innovation World Cup 2018 and KTH Stockholm Innovation Award 2018.