Institute of Engineering & Technology
Electrical & Electronics Engineering
Prof. Sanchez has 25 years of experience as a consultant, academician and researcher, trying to strike a balance between the generation of new theoretical results and the application to solve important problems. He received the B.S. degree in 1994 from the University of Metz, France, M.S. from the University of Nancy, France and the PhD degree from Simon Bolivar University, Venezuela, in 2011, graduating with honors. He has worked as an Automation Engineer for several companies. He has published 31 research papers and articles in peer-reviewed journals and conference proceedings. In 2010, he was the first Latin American researcher to be honored with the IEEE Computational Intelligence Society Best Paper Award. In 2015, he was invited by University of Maryland, in USA, to deliver a program on Machine Learning applications to solve industrial problems. He has been associated with different universities in Venezuela, Mexico, USA, China and India. His research interests include Automation, IoT, Data Science and Cyber-Physical-Social Systems.