Alberto Lorente Leal

Young Professional IEEE member currently working as a software developer at iZettle
Alberto Lorente Leal

Alberto Lorente Leal

Young Professional IEEE member currently working as a software developer at iZettle

Biography

Alberto earned both his M.Sc. in Software Engineering of Distributed Systems from the Royal Institute of Technology, KTH in Sweden and M.Sc. in Telecommunications Engineering from the Technical University of Madrid, UPM, in Spain in 2013.

His story with IEEE starts since 2006 where he got involved in Student Branch activities at his home university in UPM, Madrid. During 2010, he became Chair of the Branch and got involved in organization of the 2nd Iberian Student Branch Congress of IEEE during 2010 in Madrid. Also in 2010, he was chair, organizing the “Congreso Nacional de Ramas” of IEEE Spain Section.

Alberto was involved in activities related to IEEEXtreme in his branch by organizing workshops to prepare teams, plus also been part of a competing team in IEEEXtreme for editions 3.0, 4.0, and 6.0.

Alberto has continued to be involved in IEEE as Judge and Q&A in IEEExtreme since edition 8.0. Additionally, he is the current Chair of the Young Professional AG Sweden becoming involved in 2015 with the organization of the 1st Nordic SYP. Later on, this AG received the R8 Outstanding Young Professionals AG award 2016.

Alberto has a proactive personality, always researching new technologies; he loves new challenges and always seeks to grow professionally and culturally by meeting people and professionals.