Manuel Curral completed the integrated master's degree in computer engineering and computing (2021) at FEUP (Faculty of Engineering of the University of Porto). He is a researcher at the Laboratory of Artificial Intelligence and Decision Support (LIAAD) at INESC TEC. As stated in his dissertation on Machine Learning, he had previously collaborated with this institution in the healthcare sector, especially with clinical data from hospitalized patients. His skills and areas of expertise are centered around natural language processing and recommendation systems. He has contributed to many projects, both in the realms of science and business, i.e. the book market for the real estate industry.