Angel is the head of the SofLab Group at the Computer Science Department in the Universidad Carlos III de Madrid and the Head of the Institute for promotion of Innovation "Pedro Juan de Lastanosa". He hold his a PhD in Industrial Engineering from the universidad Politécnica de Madrid (Award from the Instituto J.A. Artigas to the best thesis) and receive an Executive MBA from the Instituto de Empresa. Also He have led and actively contributed to large European Projects, and also in many business cooperations. He is the author of more than a hundred publications in conferences, journals and books, both Spanish and international.