J. Carlos Dafonte
Professor at the University of Coruña, director of the Academic Chair in Cybersecurity and coordinator of the Systems Area of CITIC, Center for Research in Information and Communication Technologies. He has been a member of the DPAC (ESA Gaia Mission) consortium since 2017. He has been PI in multiple projects at national and regional level dedicated to the development of Gaia data processing, environmental sensorization, image processing and monitoring of pharmaceutical products. In the IT transfer section, he is the author of 9 software registrations, 6 of which are licensed to various companies. He was also the IP of 23 contracts with companies, amounting to more than € 1M, and has participated in more; He is also involved in initiatives such as the Navantia joint unit or European development programs for the industry such as Qualyman-Adapt, Push or Profyt.