Speaker Bio & Abstract

Jose A. Ondiviela Director
Western Europe Government / Local & Regional - SmartCities Solutions
Microsoft

BiographyJose Antonio is the Microsoft Western Europe SmartCities Director. He joined Microsoft in 1995 and holds a wealth of Microsoft experience in field sales, sales strategy, partners management, operations and marketing. He incubated the WW CityNext (SmartCities Solutions from Microsoft partners) program. Frequent speaker at International events like SmartCityExpo, Mobile World Forum, TEDTalk, EU Events UNESCO SmartCities SME Consultant.

Telecommunications Engineer MS at UPM Madrid, Human Sciences MS at UFV Madrid, Enterprise and Institutional Communication Management MS at UAB Barcelona, and Financial Business MS online INSEAD. Now writing a Doctoral PhD Thesis at UFV, Madrid on Beyond SmartCities 2.0: How to create an Attractive City for Talented Citizens.

His favorite hobbies are Wine Culture (Enology), Golf, and spend time with his family at country space.