José Ignacio Latorre got his PhD in Particle Physics at Univ. Barcelona. He was a Fullbright Fellow at MIT (USA) and a postdoc at the Niels Bohr Institute in Copenhagen. He then became associate professor at the Univ. Barcelona and, later, full professor in Theoretical Physics. He also enjoys a long term visiting position at the Center for Quantum Technologies (Singapore). He has written over 100 papers on Particle Physics and Quantum Information and has directed 12 PhD thesis. He was a founder of the Centro de Ciencias de Benasque Pedro Pascual. He produced two documentaries, one of them on the last living scientist of the Manhattan Project. He worked as a consultant on Artificial Intelligence for the private sector and was one of the founders of the NNPDF collaboration. He is a partner at Entanglement Partners SL. He is also leading the Quantic project to build a first quantum processor in Spain.