PhD in Multimedia Engineering (Project and Systems Engineering) by the Technical University of Catalonia in collaboration with the University of Glasgow, UK.
PhD thesis which was about the Quadruple Helix (University-Government-Industry-Third Sector partnership), ICT and its contribution to Social and Human Development within the framework of current and emerging understandings of sustainability.
Former Observatory Co-ordinator at the Global University Network for Innovation, a UNESCO, United Nations University and UPC joint-project.
Degree in Computer Science, postgraduate studies in Software Engineering and Master's Degree in Design and Development of Interactive Multimedia Applications. Courses and post-graduate lectures in International Relations, Non-Profit Organisation management, Human Rights and Fair Trade.
Involved in the implementation of the electronic voting system in Brazil, have been working for non-profit organisations since 1995 and has been engaged in a number of interdisciplinary and intercultural projects in the field of ICTs, development aid and higher education.