Prof. Dr. Ignacio M. Llorente

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Director, OpenNebula Project, Co-Founder, C12G Labs & Full Professor, Universidad Complutense

Dr. Llorente is Director of the OpenNebula Project and co-founder of C12G Labs. He is an entrepreneur and researcher in the field of cloud and distributed computing, having managed several international projects and initiatives on cloud computing, and authored many articles in the leading journals and proceedings books. Dr. Llorente has held several appointments as independent expert and consultant for the European Commission and several companies and national governments. He has given many keynotes and invited talks in the main international events in cloud computing, and has served on several groups of experts on cloud computing convened by international organizations, such as the European Commission and the World Economic Forum. Llorente holds a Ph.D in Computer Science and an Executive MBA, and is a Full Professor (Catedratico) and Head of Research Group at UCM.