Juan is in his fifth semester at the EAFIT where he studies IT. In addition he is active as a tutor for programming in a joint project between EAFIT and the Ministry of Information Technology and Communications.
Since 2014 Juan has been actively engaged at „Ruta-n“, an initiative of economic promotion that aims at positioning Medellín as the most innovative city in Latin America by 2021 (www.rutanmedellin.org). Together with two of his co-students he dedicates his free time to the creation of a digital platform called „Unilearn“ (Internet, mobile telephony). This platform aims at widening and fostering education, research and innovation in the areas of IT and comunications.