João Messias is a postdoctoral researcher at ISR Lisbon. He received his PhD at Instituto Superior Técnico (IST) in 2014, under the supervision of Pedro Lima (ISRIST) and Matthijs Spaan (TU Delft), on the topic of decisionmaking under uncertainty for multirobot systems. He is currently working on longterm applications of networked robot systems for human assistance. His research interests include Cooperative Robotics, planning under uncertainty, and mobile robot navigation. João has participated and contributed to AAMAS/AAAI since 2010, and has served on the program and review committee of several related conferences. He has also been a regular participant/team leader in international robotics competitions (RoboCup) since 2009. João is a coorganizer for the 2014 Workshop on Multiagent Sequential Decision Making Under Uncertainty (MSDM).