Big Data Analytics
Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
Antonio LaTorre is the Deputy Director of the CCS. He obtained a MS. in Computer Science at the UPM, a MS. in Distributed Systems at École Superieure des Télécommunications de Bretagne (ENST-B), and a PhD in Computer Science at UPM. He has developed his career in the field high-performance data analysis, modeling and optimization. In the last years, he has actively researched particularly in applied problems in the domain of logistics, neurosciences and health. He has more than 14 years of research experience backed-up with his participation in 14 national and international projects, both with public and private funding. In fact, he has lead 3 of them. He has published more than 40 peer-reviewed contributions in international journals and conferences. He is currently serving as vice-chair of the IEEE CIS Task Force on Large Scale Global Optimization.