André Pimenta

CEO & Co-Founder at Performetric


“Mental fatigue is a condition characterized by excessive mental tiredness.” This condition can lead to serious problems including reduced productivity, poor performance at work and impairment of physical functioning. Learning to recognize the symptoms of fatigue can help avoiding unnecessary complications. Therefore, it is fundamental to anticipate it with preventive actions. This mental status can manifest differently for each person. For instance, difficulty focusing and problem solving, anxiety, irritability with co-workers and loss of passion for work are potential symptoms.Other symptoms include insomnia and confusion as well as frustration triggered by problem-solving tasks such as simple math. According to...

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It is with great pleasure that we announce that the OFFSET Esports CS:GO team will join the group of pioneering teams in managing their athletes' mental performance and wear. The OFFSET team that has a high-performance center in Braga, Portugal chose Performetric as a management platform for fatigue and mental performance, with the aim of investing in the high-performance development of its players. Performetric team visiting OFFSET High Performance Center Why Performetric: A first impression we find very interesting platform and we believe that will improve the performance of our players. The investment in improving the working conditions of...

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The explosive growth of esports has led to rapid development in all areas of the industry, from improvements in broadcasting technology and increasingly impressive live event presentations to innovative ways of monetizing the esports audience to advanced game analytics that enhance professional teams’ match preparation. With ever-increasing prize pools on the line and skyrocketing team valuations, it has never been more important for esports organizations to protect and grow their investment by managing the wellbeing and training efficiency of their most valuable resource: their athletes. Recognizing the importance of player management, Performetric partnered with Shadow, the industry-defining esports analytics platform...

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Humans use emotions and intuition to extrapolate and create scenarios in order to make decisions that allow anticipating the future and, hopefully, lead the company to the best results possible and reduce Candidate Bias. When humans try to interact with each other Bias can tend to influence the result of the decision. During the recruiting process, HR professionals tend to stereotype and make uninformed choices based on gender, ethnicity and so on. “Unconscious racism, ageism, and sexism play a big role in whom we hire.” Artificial Intelligence can be defined to be blinded to these and other traits. To surpass...

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A simple definition for machine learning could be that it “is an application of artificial intelligence (AI) that provides systems the ability to automatically learn and improve from experience (without explicitly being programmed to do so). Machine learning focuses on developing computer programs that can access data, analyze it and use it to learn.” It’s innovation and business potential is not restricted to company’s like Google and Facebook, to help us find better search results or to suggest, a person to add to our Facebook list of fans, or a video that might be of interest to us....

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