Jorge Posada is President of GraphicsMedia.net since 2010 and Associate Director from Vicomtech since 2001. He holds a Ph.D. in Engineering from the Technische Universität Darmstadt (Germany), an Executive MBA from IE Business School, and a diploma degree in mechanical engineering (honors) from the EAFIT University (Colombia). After working for some years at the Fraunhofer Institute for Computer Graphics in Darmstadt, Germany, in the Department of Industrial Applications, he helped to create and establish the Applied Research Centre VICOMTech (www.vicomtech.org /San Sebastian, Spain). Jorge Posada has been Associate Director of Vicomtech since 2001. Vicomtech currently has more than 120 highly qualified researchers in Industry & Advanced Manufacturing, Industry 4.0, Intelligent Transport Systems, Digital Media, Digital Security, eHealth & Biomedical Applications, and Human Language and Speech Technologies.
He is also President of the Board of GraphicsMedia.net (www.graphicsmedia.net), an international network for the cooperation in Applied Research in Computer Graphics, Multimodal-Multimedia Technologies and Visual Interactive Digital Media Technologies, with leading institutions in different locations worldwide (German Center of Artificial Inteligence -DFKI- , the Fraunhofer Heinrich Hertz Institut, and the Hasso Plattner Institut in Germany, CEA-List in France, Vicomtech in Spain, Centro de Computação Grafica in Portugal, the Chinese-German Center in Artificial Intelligence in China, etc.).
Jorge Posada is member of IEEE, ACM and Eurographics. He has participated in several committees of international conferences. He is member of the Editorial Board of the International Journal on Interactive Design and Manufacturing (Springer), and Multimedia Tool and Applications (Springer).