Juan Pablo Garcia Ortiz works as an engineering manager for Michelin since 2022, in the Test Center of Almeria. Previouly he has been working as an automation engineer since 2001. He received an M.Sc. degree in Computer Science from the University of Almeria in 2003, and a Ph.D. degree in computer science from the University of Almeria in 2012. He is a member of the Supercomputing-Algorithms Research Group of the University of Almería. His research interests are in the area of image and video coding and transmission. He has working experience in image processing, vision systems, industrial software and control systems.