Brussels / 30 & 31 January 2016


Luis Lopez

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Dr. Luis Lopez is associate professor at Universidad Rey Juan Carlos in Madrid, where he carries out different teaching and research activities in areas related to WWW infrastructures and services. His research interests are concentrated on the creation of advanced multimedia communication technologies and on the conception of Application Programming Interfaces on top of them. The aim of such technologies is to simplify the development of professional real-time communication services satisfying complex and heterogeneous requirements. Currently, Dr. Lopez is leading the initiative: an open source software infrastructure providing server-side capabilities for WebRTC with features such as group communications, computer vision, augmented reality, transcoding, mixing and much more.

Dr. Lopez research ideas have generated more than 60 scientific and technical publications and have been included into important research and industrial projects including FI-WARE ( and NUBOMEDIA ( Dr. Lopez has participated as invited speaker in relevant WebRTC conferences world wide including the WebRTC Conf&Expo in Paris (2013 and 2014), the WebRTC Conference and Expo in San Jose (2014), the the IMS-World Forum in Barcelone (2014), the IIT-RTC conference in Chicago (2014 and 2015) and the WebRTC Summit in Santa Clara (2015)


Title Day Room Track Start End
Creating rich WebRTC applications with Kurento
Or why you need a media server for the cool WebRTC stuff
Saturday K.3.401 Real Time 16:55 17:30