Dr Ignacio M. Llorente

Dr Ignacio M. Llorente

CEO OpenNebula Systems; Chair Cloud/Edge WG, European Alliance for Industrial Data, Edge and Cloud
Ignacio is the Executive Director of OpenNebula Systems, the company behind the open source cloud & edge computing platform OpenNebula. He has 30 years of experience in the distributed and cloud computing fields as an entrepreneur, researcher, and educator. He is one of the pioneers of Cloud Computing in Europe, a top-cited academic author in the field, and someone who has led multiple open source initiatives, standardization groups, and EU-funded research projects—including the H2020 initiative ONEedge. In March 2022 Ignacio was elected Chair of the Edge/Cloud Working Group of the European Alliance for Industrial Data, Edge and Cloud.