Hi! I am Raul Cristian Aguirre. Welcome!
If you really really want to know more about me, well, you asked for it. Here is the bio I use in presentations:
- Founder, and first CEO of Tango/04 – Barcelona/04 Computing Group
- Master of Science in Computer Science, EO/MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) Entrepreneurship Master Program graduate
- Graduated at the Superior Institute of MorphoPsychology (ISM, Barcelona)
- Certified Scrum Master
- President of the Board of the Entrepreneurs’ Organization (EO) – Barcelona Chapter
- More than 25 years of experience in Information Technologies, Entrepreneurship and Leadership
- Ex-faculty professor at Buenos Aires Engineering University, current professor at the Lean Startup Creation post-graduate course at the Universidad Politécnica de Catalunya (UPC)
- Future thinker, creator and innovator, designer of award-winning technologies (such as the APEX Award of Penton Technology Media for VMC, USA, 2004; IBM Magazine Honor Roll for VDW, 2000) and products recognized by Gartner, Inc. and other institutions and sold in more than 50 countries
- Frequent speaker at international conferences, including TEDx, Gartner events, Internet World, Midrange Expo, COMMON (USA, Europe, LA), Internet Global Congress, etc. and entrepreneurial and corporate events
- Speaker at several universities around the world. Won several awards and recognition as a speaker both in English and Spanish
- Author of dozens of articles and white papers, published in eWeek, ServerNews, pzi, Windows TI Magazine, CXO Community, BSMdigest and several other magazines (and, by the way, this very blog)
- Also a poet, cinema enthusiast (director, writer), actor, (still active) soccer goalkeeper, avid reader, proud father, and really bad chess player.