Dr. Bogdan Cramariuc is co-founder and director of the IT Center for Science and Technology (CITST), located in the Romanian capital, Bucharest. CITST is an innovation driven SME which focuses on research in two main areas: IT and robotics; electrotechnologies. Dr. Cramariuc has obtained his PhD in 2005 from Tampere University of Technology (currently TAU), Finland, with the doctoral thesis “Image Analysis and Understanding Techniques with Application to Content Bases Image Manipulation”. He is currently holding a scientific degree of CS-I, equivalent to professor in academia. Dr. Cramariuc has been involved as both partner and project coordinator in more than 30 national and European projects. He is author and co-author of 13 journal articles, over 40 conference articles and 2 patent applications. His previous managerial experience includes also acting as CTO at SuiSoft Oy, an IT Finnish company established in 2000 in Tampere, Finland.