Robert is a computer science researcher for automotive engineering projects. Currently lecturing the distributed and parallel systems course at Dortmund University of Applied Sciences and Arts, he works on diverse activities together with students and is further involved in several international ITEA projects since 2011. Since 2015, he is a committer for Eclipse APP4MC and with 2017, he is mentoring the A4MCar GSoC project.
Huáscar Espinoza holds a Ph.D. in Computer Science from CEA (French Atomic Energy Commission). His research interests center on systems assurance and certification of safety-critical systems. He is one of the main authors of the MARTE standard to design and analysis of embedded real time systems. He has extensive experience on European projects as project manager and has coordinated the work of large international teams. He is also chair/program committee member of more than ten regular international conferences/workshops on model-based engineering and cyber-physical systems.