Mr Hugo Perez
Hugo Perez got his B.S. degree in Electronic Engineering from National University in Mexico (UNAM). He got his M.Sc. degree in Computers Architecture, Networks and Systems from Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya BarcelonaTech. Currently he is working in the eXtreme Computing Group at the Barcelona Supercomputing Center as PhD student. His research project entitled "Crowd Simulation and Visualization" which aims to represent the most realistic possible scenarios in a city, these kind of systems allow: urban planning, simulating disasters, simulate epidemics, among other applications. The project combines differents areas research such as: Big Data, AI, Parallel Programming Models, HPC, Computer Graphics, HCI between others.