Jordi Roig

Position: President and Chief Research Officer at Mass Factory

Bio: Jordi Roig, PhD, seasoned researcher with over 20 years’ experience in IT education, known for undertaking a number of highly innovative initiatives. Jordi founded and led the Computer Engineering School of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona in Sabadell. As visually impaired himself, he is not only sensitive but as well deep knowledgeable of the needs of impaired people. Currently, he is a recognized Professor and Director of the Accessibility Research Group (GABiTAP) at UAB, which he makes compatible with his role of President and Chief Research Officer at Mass Factory.