Researcher Claudio Feijoo appointed member of the Advisory Board of "Madrid on Rails"

Thursday, 5 May 2011

"Madrid on Rails", a free software R&D Center promoted by the Council of Madrid, has been operating since 2009 and aims to become a point of reference in emerging technologies, promoting the use of these ones in small and medium enterprises of Madrid.

Its main purpose is to create a knowledge and innovation network in order to create business opportunities and a set of web 2.0 services and applications in order to provide a more efficient resource management. Madrid on Rails also aims to achieve the following objectives:

Madrid on Rails consists of two groups: the work team and the Advise Committee, which includes free software and innovation experts. The members of these Committee are the following:

• Jesús González-Barahona, Universidad Rey Juan Carlos (President)

• Francisco Asensi,

• Roberto di Cosmo, Universidad París-Diderot

• Juanjo Hierro, Telefónica I+D

• Álvaro López, Octality

• Claudio Feijoo, ETSIT Universidad Politécnica de Madrid

• Pablo García, ASOLIF

• Jorge Ferrer, LifeRay

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