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consultant , Mechanical engineer

Jaime Humberto Buitrago, Colombian, American Mechanical engineer, consultant. Achievements include development of technique for fixturing work parts with a robotic manipulator; design of flexible and adaptable fixturing systems using flexible manufacturing cell with a robot manipulator. Recipient Andres Bello medal Colombia Department Education, 1981, Best Paper award Satech, 1987.

Background

Buitrago, Jaime Humberto was born on July 23, 1965 in Pereira, Colombia. Came to the United States, 1986. Son of Jaime and Constanza Buitrago.

Education

Diploma in mechanical engineering, University Los Andes, Bogota, Colombia, 1986. Graduate, International Space University, Cambridge, Massachusetts, 1987. Master of Science, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, 1988.

Postgraduate, Massachusetts Institute of Technology, since 1988.

Career

Research assistant Massachusetts Institute of Technology, Cambridge, 1986-1988, teaching assistant, 1987. Mechanical engineer MNS Consultants, Inc., Boston, 1988-1989, project engineer, 1989, project manager, 1989-1990, engineering director, 1990-1992. President Technology Transfer Consultants, Cali, Colombia, since 1992.

Board directors Mayaguez S.A., Cali, Siderurgica del Muna, Bogota, N. Hurtado & Central Intelligence Agency, Cali. Chairman board directors Siderurgica del Pacifico, Cali, 1992-1998. Senior project manager Kinley-Horn & Associates, 1998-2000.

Chief Executive Officer ePedido.com, 2000. Business development director Neoris, since 2001. Guest lecturer United States of America-Japan Symposium on Manufacturing Automation, 1987.

Speaker in field.

Achievements

  • Achievements include development of technique for fixturing work parts with a robotic manipulator. Design of flexible and adaptable fixturing systems using flexible manufacturing cell with a robot manipulator.

Works

  • Other Work

    • Contributor technical papers to international professional journals.

Membership

Member American Society of Mechanical Engineers (associate), Colombian Society Engineers, Massachusetts Institute of Technology Alumni Society, Massachusetts Institute of Technology-Harvard Club Colombia.

Connections

Married Monica Holguin, July 28, 1990. Children: Helena, Sofia, Daniela.

father:
Jaime Buitrago

mother:
Constanza Buitrago

spouse:
Monica Holguin

children:
Helena Buitrago

Sofia Buitrago

Daniela Buitrago