Ignacio Arnaiz Eguren is a biologist, environmental engineer, and renowned expert in geographic information systems (GIS) and their application to territorial management with more than 40 years of professional experience. He is currently Director of ARNAIZ UBIMÁTICA, a company that specialises in territorial management technology which has been leading the digital planning sector in Spain for more than 30 years and has taken urban planning to the Internet.
During his career, he has been Director of Environmental Affairs at ARNAIZ and has participated as a specialist writing more than 40 general urban development plans. Moreover, he has coordinated digitalised planning for more than a thousand municipalities in Spain and is now leading the development of the urbiGIS platform.
Ignacio studied Biology at the Complutense University in Madrid and Environmental Engineering at the Environmental Institute of the Technical University of Madrid.