Esteve Codina holds a doctorate in Industrial Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia and was awarded for her doctoral thesis. He is currently an associate professor of the Department of Statistics and Operations Research of the same university. Its main areas of interest are the development of models for transport planning, models and algorithms of mathematical programming, operational research and optimum control. He has participated in at least twenty research and development projects for public administration and private companies. He is also the author of various research articles in scientific journals and has presented his research work in numerous international conferences and conferences.