Rafael Bracho is a key contributor to the evolution of AI and tireless OSS evangelist.
Dr. Rafael Bracho has over 35 years of computer engineering experience, with a strong emphasis in distributed system architecture. He has been an open source evangelist and supporter since the early-90s. He has established himself as a key contributor in EAI and Artificial Intelligence since the mid-80s.
His exceptional track record of being a key visionary in evolving technologies, make him the perfect advisor for when enterprises need to test and solve problems in complex inter-operating IT systems. Dr. Rafael Bracho co-founded Abgenial Systems Inc. in 2005 and serves as its Chairman. In the mid 1990’s, he co-founded Active Software, the Enterprise Application Integration (EAI) pioneer, where Dr. Bracho served as Chief Technology Officer and Executive Vice President. Active software was later merged with Web Methods for $1.1B.
Prior to that, he held various technical and management positions. He served as Senior Staff Engineer at Sun Microsystems, has been Principal Research Scientist for Fairchild Lab for Artificial Intelligence Research.
Dr. Bracho holds a B.S. degree in Biomedical Engineering from Universidad Iberoamericana, Mexico, an M.S. degree in Electrical Engineering from the University of Washington, and a PhD degree in Electrical and Computer Engineering from Carnegie Mellon University.