David Jacovkis is co-founder of the Free Knowledge Institute and responsible for its IT infrastructure. He studied Physics at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), and holds Masters' degrees in Materials Science (UAB) and Free Software from the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC). He has over ten year's experience in systems engineering using Free Software, working as IT manager and freelance consultant for several organisations. He is also a lecturer at the UOC Masters' Degree in Free Software. He has worked in several international projects related to the use of Free Software in education. He currently coordinates the technical aspects of the Free Technology Academy and works with several other teams.