Bachelor's in Electronic Systems Engineering and Master's in Electronic Systems, Instituto Tecnologico y de Estudios Superiores de Monterrey (ITESM), Mexico; MSc and PhD studies in Automatic Systems, Institut National des Sciences Appliquées, France. 1998-99, with Centre of Applied Computing, ITESM; 2001-04, with Laboratory for Analysis and Architecture of Systems, Toulouse, France. Currently, Professor-Researcher, and Head, PhD Programmes on Computer Sciences and Engineering, ITESM, Mexico; research focuses on machine learning, human-machine interaction, high technology applications in the automotive industry and IT service management. Local chair, several Mexican and European Community research projects. Secretary of the Board, Mexican Society on Artificial Intelligence. Member, Mexican National System of Researchers.