Dr. Jorge Cuellar is a principal research scientist at Siemens AG. He was awarded the DI-ST Award for the best technical Achievement for his work on modelling of operating systems and transaction managers. He has worked in several topics, including performance analysis, on learning algorithms, hand-writing recognition, formal verification of distributed system design, and security and he has co-authored 50 publications. He has done technical standardization work on privacy and security protocols at the IETF, 3GPP, and the Open Mobile Alliance.