Sidney Pontes-Filho is a computer scientist who specialized in Artificial Intelligence. He is currently a Ph.D. candidate in Computer Science at Norwegian University of Science and Technology (NTNU) and works as a Ph.D. fellow at Oslo Metropolitan University (OsloMet). He received his B.Sc. in Computer Science in 2013 from Federal University of Paraíba, Brazil, and M.Sc. in Computer Science in 2018 from Technical University of Kaiserslautern, Germany. His current research interests are complex systems, unconventional computing, computational neuroscience, and artificial general intelligence.