Jordi Piera Jiménez is dually trained in Computer Science Engineering and Enterprise Management at
the Autonomous University of Barcelona. He also holds a Master’s degree in Telemedicine from
Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC).
He started working in a service provider organization back in 2003, first as an analyst and software
developer and secondly as the CIO. After a few years dedicated entirely to IT, his concerns for
improving health and social care services through the usage of digital health solutions moved his
attention to the research and innovation areas. In the academic field, Jordi holds various positions in different universities in Catalonia and abroad.
Jordi is currently the Director of the Digital Health Strategy Office within the Catalan Health Service.