The Ph. D. program in Intelligent Systems aims to train researchers with the ability to design and implement innovative systems based on Artificial Intelligence, and to develop new technologies with leadership and ethics. These systems will be applied to different areas, such as Medical Signal Analysis, Communications, Automation, etc. These results will be attractive and beneficial to industrial sectors and society. This will be possible through the full-time student involvement in the program, research projects, groups associated with the research areas, publishing of results, dissemination of research activities in international forums, and engagement in continuous learning.