Ricardo Veiga is currently a professor and responsible for postgraduate studies at the University of Buenos Aires (UBA), Faculty of Engineering. He graduated from UBA as an electronics engineer (six-year degree program), and did postgraduate studies in Japan and at UADE University. He has also been working in industry for 25 years. He led the Training Committee within ComSoc’s WCET. He was a member of ComSoc’s Board of Governors as Regional Director (2004–2005), increasing the number of Chapters by 17 percent and Student Branch Chapters by 38 percent. As Chair of the local ComSoc Chapter, he received the Chapter Achievement Award. He also received the IEEE RAB Achievement Award and IEEE Third Millennium Medal, among others.