Jorge Rocha, a geographer, was born in Lisbon in 1970. He is an MSc degree holder in Geographic Information Systems (2003) and in Territorial Management (2013) and a PhD degree holder in Geographic Information Science (2012). Currently, he is an assistant professor of the Institute of Geography and Spatial Planning and a member of the Modelling, Urban and Regional Planning and Environmental Hazard and Risk Assessment and Management research groups of the Centre for Geographical Studies, all from the University of Lisbon. His fields of expertise are geosimulation and geocomputation involving artificial neural networks, graphs theory, cellular automata and multi-agent systems. Jorge’s work is quite diverse, focusing mainly on, but not exclusively, urban morphology, remote sensing, epidemiology, health geography, smart cities and big data (geomarketing and tourism).