Andrés Domínguez is a PhD candidate at the university of Edinburgh building a research project around design for the Internet of Things. He looks at hardware and software IoT developers and explanatory models for user-led innovation within the Science and Technology Studies framework.
He has a background in Electronics and Telecommunications Engineering and education in Technology and Innovation Management and Science Technology and Innovation Studies.
He is experienced in product development, technology transfer, business incubation, R&D and innovation management and held technical and project management positions in the telecommunications industry.
He co-founded an innovation consultancy firm and engaged in several projects with startups in Ecuador and Australia and he is a startup evaluator for the “Banco de Ideas” (Ideas Bank) business incubation initiative in Ecuador.