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LOURDES ORTIZ

Dr. Lourdes Ortiz

Professor / Researcher

Universidad Politécnica De Madrid
Contact
lortizs@pucp.edu.pe

DEGREES AND CERTIFICATIONS

Professor Lourdes Ortiz holds a Doctorate in Business Information Systems from Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain (Summa Cum Laude), and a Master’s degree in Organizational Development from Andres Bello Catholic University in Caracas, Venezuela (Cum Laude). She is a Specialist in Consultancy and Human Development from Simón Bolívar University, Venezuela (Graduated with Honors), and in Organizational Development from Andres Bello University, Venezuela. Professor Lourdes Ortiz holds an undergraduate degree in computer science from Simón Bolívar University, Venezuela.

 

EXPERIENCE

She is a Specialist in Technology Management, Knowledge Management, Research Management, Development and Innovation in the productive, academic, public and private sectors. She has been a consultant and advisor to various Venezuelan companies. She has been the Coordinator and Director at various academic and research departments in Andres Bello University and at Universidad Metropolitana de Caracas, Venezuela. She has been the Editor-in-Chief and Director of Tekhné Magazine at the Engineering School in Andres Bello University in Caracas, Venezuela. She has received various merit awards for her professional and teaching performance and study and doctoral scholarships.

She has participated in program committees and reviewer on events and publications, such as: Journal of Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics: USA. Systemics, Cybernetics and Informatics World Conference: USA. 1st International Congress on Knowledge and Quality Management: Colombia. Tekhné Magazine. School of Engineering. Andrés Bello University: Venezuela Research Conference, Andrés Bello University. 2001, 2003 and 2005: Venezuela International Conference on Computing, Communication and Control Technologies: CCCT 2004, CCCT2005: USA. 2º Workshop en Métodos de Investigación y Fundamentos Filosóficos en Ingeniería del Software y Sistemas de Información (MIFISIS’2004): Spain. Informing Science + IT Education Conference 2005-2014: USA, UK. The International Journal of an Emerging Transdiscipline: USA. Journal of Information Technology Education: USA. Interdisciplinary Journal of Knowledge and Learning Objects: USA. XXXI Latin American Computer Science Conference: Colombia. Revista de la Facultad de Ingeniería. Universidad Central de Venezuela: Venezuela Learning Objects Book. Informing Science Press: USA. Venezuelan First Meeting on Information Technologies and Software Engineering: Venezuela. XXXVI Latin American Conputer Science Conference: (XXXVI CLEI): Paraguay Informing Science and Engineering: AISE 2011. International Symposium on Integrating Research, Education, and Problem Solving: IREPS 201. Enl@ce: revista de la Universidad del Zulia. Venezuela.

She has been representative of Andres Bello University in the Latin American Center for Computer Studies (CLEI), Substitute member of Venezuela before the CLEI, member of NUDICI (Core of Research Centers Directors) at Andres Bello University, active member of the Alumni Association at Simon Bolivar University in Caracas, Venezuela. In addition, Professor Ortiz is member of the Venezuelan Engineers Association and the National Autonomous Service of Standardization, Quality, Technical Regulations and Metrology (SENCAMER) in Venezuela.

 

PUBLICATIONS

Professor Ortiz has written and submitted several papers for various journals, congresses and symposia, among which we can mention:

  • EDUCAB N°4, 2012, pp. 15-32. Revista de la Escuela de Educación. Modelo de comunidad virtual de investigación con fines académicos (COVIFA): una aproximación teórica.
  • VIII Congreso de Investigación y Creación Intelectual de la UNIMET. Diseño de un plan de negocios para Consultoría en Inteligencia de Negocios (BI) en Latinoamérica. May 2012.
  • Simposio Iberoamericano en Educación, Cibernética e Informática (SIECI 2010). “Fraude académico de alta tecnología: Estudio de factibilidad de una solución tecnológica” Orlando-Florida-EEUU Accepted in 2009 for presentation in June 2010.
  • Revista Tekhné No. 9. Universidad Católica Andrés Bello. Experiencias en el desarrollo de una herramienta software para el análisis de problemas cuya abstracción se fundamenta en grafos. Universidad Católica Andrés Bello.

Coauthor of the book: “Aspectos Filosóficos, Psicológicos y Metodológicos de la Informática.”. Edited by José María Cavero Barca, Belén Vela Sánchez and Esperanza Marcos Martínez. Published by Universidad Rey Juan Carlos through the Cultivate Publishing House in 2005.

“Propuesta de un Modelo de Gestión de Investigación Académica basado en Gestión de Conocimiento. Aplicación a la investigación en Sistemas de Información en la Empresa”. Doctoral Thesis. Published by Universidad Politécnica de Madrid, Spain.

 

CURRENT POSITION

She currently is a Professor and Researcher at the Operations, Logistics and Supply Chain Management Department at CENTRUM Católica Graduate Business School.