Speakers

Oscar Sala

Oscar Sala

Position

Director

Company

The Collider

Description

He graduated in Computer Engineering from UPC (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya) and completed his MBA at ESADE Business School. During his professional career he has assumed different roles in the fields of innovation and digital transformation. He stands out for his time at CaixaBank, where he worked for more than 15 years, leading projects in digital strategy, business innovation and technology transfer.

He has developed his career in different sectors such as fintech, e-commerce, venture building, e-health and mobility, among others, creating up to five companies. Oscar began his entrepreneurial experience in 2003 with co-founding of Easy mobility, and in 2010 he opted for the creation of an e-health platform, Doctors For World.

Interested in the quantum technology sector, he co-founded BarcelonaQbit in 2015, The Quantum Information and CyberseQurity Think Tank, one of the most popular think tanks in the world in this field. Continuing with his clear vocation of entrepreneurship and without leaving this sector, in 2016 he co-founded Entanglement Partners, first Spanish consultancy specializing in quantum technology, and a year later, Quantum World Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to the same sector.

Currently, in addition to being President of the Quantum World Association and Financial Manager of Entanglement Partners, he is a member of the Board of Directors of Mobey Forum, a non-profit association dedicated to empowering banks to lead in the field of digital financial services.

On the other hand, he is vice-dean of COEINF (Col·legi Official d’Enginyeria Informàtica de Catalunya), member of the Quantum Commission of AMETIC and member of the Advisory Board of Origin Ventures Fund and of APPTIC (ASSOCIACIÓ DE PROFESSIONALS TC DE CATALUNYA).

For more information: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscarsala/

Sessions

The Collider Tech Transfer Success Stories: From Antennas & MP3

4YFN Wednesday, 27 Feb 11:20 - 12:00 Fira Montjuïc Hall 8 - Agora Stage
He graduated in Computer Engineering from UPC (Universitat Politècnica de Catalunya) and completed his MBA at ESADE Business School. During his professional career he has assumed different roles in the fields of innovation and digital transformation. He stands out for his time at CaixaBank, where he worked for more than 15 years, leading projects in digital strategy, business innovation and technology transfer. He has developed his career in different sectors such as fintech, e-commerce, venture building, e-health and mobility, among others, creating up to five companies. Oscar began his entrepreneurial experience in 2003 with co-founding of Easy mobility, and in 2010 he opted for the creation of an e-health platform, Doctors For World. Interested in the quantum technology sector, he co-founded BarcelonaQbit in 2015, The Quantum Information and CyberseQurity Think Tank, one of the most popular think tanks in the world in this field. Continuing with his clear vocation of entrepreneurship and without leaving this sector, in 2016 he co-founded Entanglement Partners, first Spanish consultancy specializing in quantum technology, and a year later, Quantum World Association, a non-profit organization dedicated to the same sector. Currently, in addition to being President of the Quantum World Association and Financial Manager of Entanglement Partners, he is a member of the Board of Directors of Mobey Forum, a non-profit association dedicated to empowering banks to lead in the field of digital financial services. On the other hand, he is vice-dean of COEINF (Col·legi Official d\'Enginyeria Informàtica de Catalunya), member of the Quantum Commission of AMETIC and member of the Advisory Board of Origin Ventures Fund and of APPTIC (ASSOCIACIÓ DE PROFESSIONALS TC DE CATALUNYA). For more information: https://www.linkedin.com/in/oscarsala/