Agustín Peláez is the cofounder of Ubidots. He is also writing his Master's thesis at Grenoble Graduate School of Business. His research topic is the adoption and applications of Wireless Sensors Networks (WSN's) in the developing world, under the tutoring of Prof. Edward M. Roche, Ph.D. from Columbia University - New York.
Prior to founding Ubidots, Agustin had taken part in the development of a health monitoring software for EADS Astrium (developed for ESA and DLR), where he discovered his passion for remote sensing applications. He had also developed a linux-based call simulator for ND SatCom while studying at Münster University of Applied Sciences.
An IoT evangelizer and active contributor to the startup scene in Latin America, he has submitted articles about regional innovation, urban informatics and entrepreneurship to a number of newspapers and blogs.