María Gil

María Gil Zunzunegui


MBA Executive GECEM - Master in Management of business competitiveness / University of the Basque Country

Special mention and award for best business plan project

Management MBA that covers the fundamentals of the business world as quality management, new business conditions, marketing, production management, financial analysis, human resources management, and general management.

Telecommunications Engineering / Faculty of Engineering, Bilbao

Analysis, design, installation, management, or maintenance of facilities or telecommunications services and infrastructure associated with them. Trained to design systems and components that are used or can be used in both its hardware and software components.

Work Experience

Tourism Innovation Lab Manager at Andago

January 2012 - Present

Management and Coordination of regional, national and international R&D projects in the area of ​​Tourism and Cultural Heritage. Preparation of proposals for R&D programes at regional, national and international scope. Coordination of the Tourism R&D team.

R&D Engineer at Andago

June 2010 - January 2012

Research of information and communication technologies and Open Source developments in the field of tourism and cultural heritage, involving semantic frameworks and Context Aware applications (Ontologies, OWL, RDF), Mobile Web Developments (HTML5, CSS3, Javascript).

Scholar at Euskaltel

April 2009 - May 2010

Completing the final year project in collaboration with Euskaltel SA. Project Title: "Study and Implementation of a Remote Management Sytem in Home Networks", achieving the rating of 9,25/10.


Course in Finance for non-financial

CEBEK - Confederación Empresarial de Bizkaia, March 2013

Proposal Preparation Workshop FP7

Madrid+d Foundation, March 2012

W3C Mobile Web and Applications Best Practices

W3C, June-July 2011 (8 weeks)

Personal Skills

Office Suites

Microsoft Office, OpenOffice

Programming Languages

Java, JSPs, Servlets

Mobile Applications

HTML5, CSS3 and Javascript

Operating Systems

Windows, Unix/Linux

Application Servers

Apache Tomcat, JBoss, Jetty

Data Base Management Systems

PostgreSQL, MySQL

Content Management Systems (CMS)

Liferay, Development of Components (Portlets)



Mother tongue


Certificate of Proficiency in English, University of Cambridge, ESOL Examinations


Bilbao Chamber of Commerce, Level B2


Diplôme d'Etudes en Langue Française (DELF) 1er Degré, République Française, Ministère de l'Education Nationale

Conferences and Papers

Turitec 2012 - Congreso Turismo y Tecnologías de la Información y la Comunicación

Málaga (Spain), October 2012

Hotels for All: creando habitaciones a la carta. M. Gil, M. Basabe, A. Campo. A. Castelruiz

Turitec 2012 - Congreso Turismo y Tecnologías de la Información y la Comunicación

Málaga (Spain), October 2012

CLEAN: Analizando el impacto de las actividades turísticas en el medio urbano. M. Gil, M. Basabe, A. Campo. J. Ordorika

ENTER 2012 - eTourism Present and Future Services Application

Helsingborg (Sweden), January 2012

ConTur: an intelligent management system for the tourism sector.

Other Skills

Driving license since 2002.

Availability to travel.

Ability to work and sacrifice.

Illusion for lifelong learning.