We give thanks to life, family, friends and my profession, where I have acquired a way of looking at the world, where I have acquired learning and knowledge through experiences inside and outside educational institutions, being more satisfactory when there was a balance and influence between both: Life and the Academy -InOutPractice-

Full professor Málaga University, (Spain). Currently Vice-Rector for Teaching Innovation and Digitalisation, International University of Andalusia (UNIA). Director of the Globalization, Technology, Education and Learning research group -Gtea-. Research lines: a) educational innovation vs technological innovation; b) University teaching c) Practicum and d) Social Annotation. He has been director of several services of training of university teachers (Sciences of Education Center -1994-98-, Educational Innovation Service -1998-2000-, Virtual Teaching -2000-2004-).

He has been an adviser to the Distance Education System (SINED) and the Rectors’ Association (ANUIES) in Mexico. He was awarded the “Order of Puerto Ayacucho” for the Projects developed in Amazonas (Venezuela). External evaluator in evaluation agencies ANEP. Director of the research group: Globalization, Technology, Education and Learning (Gtea), Junta de Andalucía (SEJ-462). Actively Director of the R + D +i projects (Erasmus +, Tempus, Feder, etc.) []. Nowadays: 1. Lelenet and 2. Video Annotation Network Project. Editor Practicum Journal and member of the Practicum Network: Association for the development of the practicum and external practices (REPPE).