Arturo González-Ferrer

B.Sc. Computer Engineering
Ph.D. Design, Analysis and Applications of Intelligent Systems

Chief Research Informatics Officer
Innovation Unit
Hospital Clínico San Carlos
Instituto de Investigación San Carlos
28040, Madrid Spain
Tel/Fax: +34-635-416462


  • Selected for the Programme Committee of IJCAI 2017 and AAAI-2018 AI conferences.
  • Paper "Development of a computer-interpretable clinical guideline model for decision support in the differential diagnosis of hyponatremia" published in Int. J. Med. Inf. (2017, impact factor 3.210, Q1)
  • Paper "Assessment of a personalized and distributed patient guidance system" published in Int. J. Med. Inf. (2017, impact factor 3.210, Q1)
  • Paper "Promoting directives of the Quality Law of the Spanish National Health System: Computer-interpretable clinical practice guidelines"(Spanish) published in Atención Primaria 2017.
  • Paper "Analysis of the process of representing clinical statements for decision-support applications: a comparison of openEHR archetypes and HL7 virtual medical record" published in Journal of Medical Systems (2016, impact factor: 2.456, Q2)
  • Paper "Understanding requirements of clinical data standards for developing interoperable knowledge-based DSS: A case study" published in Computer Standards & Interfaces (2015, impact factor 1.633 Q2)
  • Selected Talks

    • ENISA “Prospects for Cloud Computing in a Public University Hospital”, 2nd ENISA Workshop on cybersecurity for e-Health, Viena, Austria, 23 Nov 2016.
    • SIGNO "Desde los datos a la generación de valor”, Jornadas de Evaluación y Gestión Sanitarias de la Fundación SIGNO, Ciudad Real, Octubre 2016.
    • IBM Haifa Guest speaker, “KDOM 2.0: a service-oriented architecture for knowledge to data mappings in Patient Guidance Systems”, seminar of IBM Haifa Research Lab, unit of Health Informatics & Analytics. (Israel, July 2013).
    • BPM Eindhoven Guest speaker, “Opportunities for evidence-based clinical decision support systems: an application for oncology”, in 1st European BPM Round Table event, TUV Eindhoven, The Netherlands (November 2012)
    • Presentations
      Speaker in KR4HC-ProHealth, Wien, Austria (Sep 2017)
      Speaker in IEEE-EMBS BHI Conference, Valencia, Spain (2014)
      Guest speaker in weekly seminar University of Haifa, Department of Information Systems (Dec 2012)
      Guest Speaker in weekly seminar (“WAI Mondays”) in Vrije University, Department Of Artificial Intelligence (Apr 2010)
      Speaker KR4HC-ProHealth, Tallin, Estonia (Sep 2012)
      Speaker in 13th International Conf. on Artificial Intelligence In Medicine, Bled, Slovenia (July 2011)
      Speaker in 8th International Conf. Business Process Management (BPM). Hoboken, NJ, EEUU (Sep 2010)
      Speaker (and winner!) in 3rd ICKEPS Competition (ICAPS Conf.), Thessalonica, Greece, (Sep 2009)
      Speaker in International Conference IBERAMIA, Lisboa, Portugal (2008)
      Speaker in International Conference of Spanish Association of AI, CAEPIA, Salamanca, Spain (Nov 2007)