Born in Madrid in 1985, José M. Cogollor is PhD in Automation and Robotics, M.Sc. Automation and Robotics, and Technical Aeronautical Engineer at Universidad Politécnica de Madrid. With good knowledge about ECSS standards related to the Spatial Product Quality, he has work experience as project engineer on the development of a programming environment to simulate the guidance system of an aerial vehicle as well as military aircrafts maintenance. Currently, José M. Cogollor is responsible for the Promotion and Management of International Actions and R+D+i Projects in the Robots and Intelligent Machines researching group, focused on Teleoperation and Bilateral Control, at the Centre for Automation and Robotics CAR (UPM-CSIC). Representative member of the researchers in the steering board of the centre, he has focused his research activities during PhD period of time on the design and evaluation of non-invasive user monitoring systems for cognitive rehabilitation. His work and other contributions have been published in some relevant Journals and International Conferences such as MDPI Sensors, Human-Computer Interaction (HCI) or Health Informatics.
Being also Editor in the Journal Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation - International, José María was one of the winners for best business idea in "IX Competición de Creación de Empresas ActúaUPM", promoted by Universidad Politécnica de Madrid and he has act as Session Chair and Reviewer in important Conferences such as IEEE Global Engineering Education (EDUCON), IEEE International Conference on Teaching, Assessment and Learning for Engineering (TALE) or IEEE International Conference on Intelligent Robots and Systems (IROS).
Finally, he is also Associate Professor in Escuela Técnica Superior de Ingeniería at Univesidad Pontificia de Comillas, focused in the fields of Robotics and Automatic Control.