Dr. Oihana Otaegui is the responsible of ITS and Engineering Department in VICOMTech - IK4 research Instiute. She received her MEng and PhD degrees in 1999 and 2005 respectively from University of Navarra, Spain. She has a large experience in Satellite Navigation, Communication technologies and Transportation fields.
She has participated in several EU and ESA Projects publishing more than 30 scientific papers. She is the Regional Responsible for European Satellite Navigation Competition for the Gipuzkoa region.
From 1999 until 2003 she worked at CEIT Research Institute in San Sebastian in Digital signal processing laboratory. In 2003 she moved to Fraunhofer Institute in Germany were she worked as senior researcher in the Navigation Department where she was de responsible of signal acquisition and positioning algorithms for diverse application sectors (Safety of Life, Mass market, Automotive ...). In 2007 she joined Vicomtech to start an ITS area and since 2007 she is the head of ITS and Engineering at Vicomtech Spain.
Her main research interests are, Navigation, LBS, ITS and Logistics