Ramon Sangüesa is a professor at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, (UPC) he has been affiliate researcher at and Visiting Professor at Department of Sociology at Columbia University (New York) and Senior Fellow of the Strategic Innovation Lab at the Ontario College of Art and Design at the University of Toronto (Canada). He is currently Academic Coordinator of the new Degree in Artificial Intelligence at UPC university.
He holds a PhD in Artificial Intelligence from Polytechnic University of Catalonia (1997) and a postgraduate degree in Science and Technology Communication (Pompeu Fabra University, also in 1997). He was one of the founders of Citilab, a center of civic innovation centered on empowering people to learn and appropriate technology for themselves in collaboration with designers, artists, and technologists. He also teaches at masters level at Elisava Design school and IAAC Master in Design for Emergent Futures.