Luis Miguel Contreras MurilloTechnology Expert, Transport & IP, CTIO at Telefónica Spain
Luis M. CONTRERAS (http://lmcontreras.com/) earned a Telecom Engineer degree (M.Sc.) at the Universidad Politécnica of Madrid (1997), and holds another M. Sc. on Telematics from the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid (2010). Since August 2011 he is part of Telefónica I+D Telefónica Global CTO unit, working on 5G, SDN, virtualization, transport networks and their interaction with cloud and distributed services, as well as on interconnection topics. He is part-time lecturer at the Universidad Carlos III of Madrid. Before the position in Telefónica he worked in Alcatel and Orange Spain. He is actively involved in research and innovation activities, with 60+ papers published in relevant journals, magazines and conferences, being regular speaker at reputed academic and industrial events. He has participated on the projects funded by the EU and the ESA. Currently he is working on the EU H2020 projects 5GROWTH and 5G-EVE, and the EU-TW 5G-DIVE. On the standardization arena, he is active contributor to IETF (authoring five RFCs), ETSI, ITU-T, ONF and O-RAN.