David Yáñez Villarreal

Founder/Technology | Vortex Bladeless Avila, Spain
David Yáñez Villarreal


David is one of the 2021 Forbes 100 most creative Spaniards in business. He holds a degree in Electronics and Automation Engineering, and a Masters in Computer and Telecommunication Engineering in Natural Computation. During his career, he has generated and licensed a dozen patent families and is author of several scientific publications. David has also received awards such as the “Innovative SME Award" (Government of Spain, 2017) or "SIT-INSEAD


Parallel Session | IOT Solutions World Congress

One Total Twin: Reinventing Wind Power Generation with Simulation, IoT and AI

Paloma Reinoso Otero
Paloma Reinoso Otero Altair Senior Product Specialist Analytics & IoT Development Speaker
David Yáñez Villarreal
David Yáñez Villarreal Vortex Bladeless Founder/Technology Speaker

#Renewable Energy

31-01-2023 12:55 31-01-2023 13:25 Europe/Madrid One Total Twin: Reinventing Wind Power Generation with Simulation, IoT and AI

Vortex Bladeless, a Spanish technology startup, developed an aerogenerator with no blades as a solution to avoid the current problems of wind turbines and achieve advantages of solar energy. In this session, discover how they defined, designed, and optimized the prototype and continued with the development of a digital twin to accelerate the development process. Learn how IoT capabilities enabled them to monitor and control the asset in real-time while performing advanced data analytics to improve decision-making and extend the equipment's lifetime.

Room 3
Tue 31 12:55h - 13:25h Room 3

Pedro Mier

Pedro Mier holds a degree in Telecommunications Engineer ing from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia, MBA from ESADE and PADE from IESE. He is currently President of AMETIC (Association of Electronics, Information Technology and Telecommunications Companies of Spain), Shareholder and Chairman of the Board of Directors of TRYO Aerospace & Electronics, Board Member of the Premo Group and Committee of CTTC. member of Space Angels Network and Member of the Sc ientific Advisory