(University of the Basque Country UPV/EHU) (Spain)
Dr. Eduardo Jacob: got in 1991 a BSc in Industrial Engineering and a MsC in Industrial Communications and Electronics from the University of the Basque Country (UPV/EHU). He spent 2 years in a public R&D in Telecommunications enterprise which is nowadays Tecnalia. Later he spent some years as IT director in the private sector before returning to the Faculty of Engineering of Bilbao getting his PhD in ICT in 2001. He is assistant professor at the same Faculty, where is acting as Head of the Communications Engineering Department. He also leads the I2T research lab. He is the promoter and coordinator of the EHU OpenFlow Enabled Facility. His interests are related to application of the Software Defined Networks to multi service / multi provider neutral access networks, eScience and Cloud. He has directed several PhD theses and managed several research projects at local, and national level.