Mario Muñoz Organero received the M.Sc. degree in telecommunications engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, Barcelona, Spain, in 1996, and the Ph.D. degree in telecommunications engineering from the Carlos III University of Madrid, Leganes, Spain, in 2004. He is currently a professor of Telematics Engineering at the Carlos III University of Madrid. From September 2015 to August 2016 he was a visiting professor in the CATCH Centre in the University of Sheffield and in the CIA research group in the Nottingham Trent Univeristy. His research projects have included topics related to ambient intelligence, human activity recognition from wearable sensors, machine learning techniques applied to human behavior, health and independent living systems, ITS, open architectures for e-learning systems, open service creation environments for next-generation networks, advanced mobile communication systems, pervasive computing, and convergent networks. He has participated in several European-funded projects such as E-LANE and Spanish-funded projects such as MOSAIC learning, Learn3 and OSAMI. He is currently the PI of the Spanish-funded HERMES and FLATCity projects and was PI on the ARTEMISA, HAUS, COMINN, REMEDISS and IRENE projects. He was also PI for the GEEWHEZ EU-FP7 project and is currently an MC member of TU1305 EU funded COST action about social networks and travel behaviour.