Engineering lead of the team at Google's Jigsaw protecting people’s ability to participate in the global internet. We develop technology to prevent, mitigate and expose network censorship.
Find my online identities and PGP on Keybase.
I post about my work at:
Public appearances and publications:
Google has a new tool to outsmart authoritarian internet censorship, interview to MIT Tech Review.
Shutting Down the Shutdown: Mainstreaming Proactive Civil Society Responses to Internet Disruptions, contributor to IRI's white paper, June 2023.
Remote Intrusion Detection System, OTF Summit 2023
Censorship Measurements for All, FIFAfrica 2022
Evolution of Online Censorship, FIFAfrica 2020
You can find my past work on LinkedIn: linkedin.com/in/vfortuna.
Some tools I created in my spare time:
I have a Masters in Computer Science from the Institute of Computing of Unicamp (Campinas, Brazil):
Thesis Distâncias de Transposição entre Genomas (February 2005)
Masters final presentation (Powerpoint)
Technical Report IC-04-04: Sorting the Reverse Permutation by Prefix Transpositions (April 2004)
Citations: Vinicius Fortuna on Google Scholar
I've created the Sleep no More Wiki.
I competed in the IOI 99 and the ACM ICPC world finals in 2000 and 2002. I then went twice to the ACM ICPC as a coach.
Programming Contests Site (old, in Portuguese)