Pedro Rodrigues

Senior Consultant
Pedro is a data science expert dedicated to transport demand modelling and forecasting

Pedro Rodrigues holds a Masters’ degree in Civil Engineering from Instituto Superior Técnico, University of Lisbon, with a specialization in Urban Planning and Transport Systems. During his Master Thesis, Pedro shifted towards the field of data science and blended it with transport systems, collecting data from a taxi company to build complex machine learning and econometric predictive models for short-term demand taxi demand in the city of Lisbon.

He has developed and published academic work on the application of ARIMA Models and Neuronal Networks in Lisbon’s on-demand transport systems, with emphasis on big data collection and the creation of compound and extensive databases.

Taking pride in building models that translate data points into business insights, Pedro has advanced analytical skills in data collection and processing, data manipulation, as well as organization of big databases created to support the evaluation and optimization of transport systems and model building techniques.


Portuguese, English and Spanish

Key experiences

Transport demand patterns analysis and simulation

Transport systems modeling

Demand forecasting

Economic and risk analyses

Programming (R, python) and Data Science

Joined VTM

Pedro joined VTM in 2019