Jesse Padilla Agudelo

Research Group:


      Office: ML 761


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  • MSc Systems and Computer Engineering, Universidad de los Andes, Colombia
  • Specialist in Data Networks Management,Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Manizales, Colombia
  • Electronic Engineer, Universidad Nacional de Colombia, Manizales, Colombia

Interests and Research lines:

  • Communicatinos Infraestructure
  • Infraestructure Architecture
  • Internet of Things

Research Group:



Degree Discipline Institution Year
M.Sc Systems and Computing Engineering Universidad de los Andes 2016
Esp. Data Network Management Universidad Nacional de Colombia 2010
B.Sc Electronic Engineering Universidad Nacional de Colombia 2008


Academic experience

Institution Rank Tittle (chair, coordinator, etc.) When

(ex. 1995-1997)

Full time or part-time
Universidad de los Andes Instructor 2016–Present FT
Fundación de egresados de la Universidad Distrital Cisco CCNA Instructor 2014-2016 PT
Universidad Católica de Manizales Auxiliar Professor 2010-2013 FT
Universidad Nacional de Colombia Occasional Professor 2010-2013 PT
Universidad Nacional de Colombia Cisco CCNA Instructor 2007-2010 PT


Non-academic experience

Company or entity Title Brief description of position When (ex. 1995-1997) Full time or part-time
Longport Colombia Ltda.


IT Infrastructure Engineer Datacenter and Cloud Computing Administrator 2016 FT


Certifications or professional registrations

  • Colombia, Professional Card
  • Accredited Technical Associate HP ATA -Connected Devices
  • Accredited Technical Associate HP ATA – Networks


Current membership in professional organizations


Honors and awards

  • Outstanding Teacher, UNIVERSIDAD CATÓLICA DE MANIZALES. Degree in Telematic engineering. Mayo de 2012


Service activities (within and outside of the institutions)


List of the most important publications and presentations from the past five years

  1. Padilla Jesse, Castro H. “SenseCity: Backend as Service Platform for Smart City Solutions”.2015.
  2. Castro H, Padilla J. “Urban infrastructure taxonomy for city applications development: Applications development for smart cities”. 2015.


List the most recent professional development activities


Percentage of time available for research or scholarly activities

Teaching 60%, Research 20% and Curricular Committee 20%.


Percentage of time committed to the program

100% (Full Time)