Francisco Jariego

Advisory Board Chairman & Researcher


#Industria4.0, #InternetdelasCosas, #IndustrialInternetofThings, #TecnologíadelaInformación, #EconomíaDigital, #Innovación, #SectorComunicaciones

"In five years time, there will be more than 20 billion devices connected to the Internet of Things”.

Francisco J. Jariego is a Researcher, an Independent Consultant and the Chairman of the Advisory Council of FOM, an organisation that gives professional advice to companies and public administrations on aspects related to enabling technologies of the Industry 4.0 and IoT (Internet of Things).

He is a Doctor in Physical Sciences and an expert in Information and Communication Technologies, Innovation and Digital Economy; he has more than 25 years of professional experience in R&D and Innovation in the sector of Communications and Technology of Information. Over the course of his career, he has been Director of IoT for Industry at Telefónica and a member of its R&D Steering Committee and of the board of SIGFOX.

His extensive knowledge of technology and of the economy of information and innovation makes his contribution at GoingDigital fundamental to deeply understand the perspectives of the Industry 4.0 in Spain.