Antoni Grau received his M.S. and Ph.D. degrees in computer science from the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC), Barcelona, in 1990 and 1997, respectively. He is currently a Professor with the Department of Automatic Control, UPC, giving lectures on computer vision, digital signal processing, and robotics at the School of Informatics of Barcelona. His research interests include computer vision, pattern recognition, autonomous mobile robots, factory automation, and education on sustainable development. He has chaired several international conferences. He serves as an Associate Editor of the IEEE Transactions on Industrial Informatics.