Luis Sentis is a Professor in the Cockrell School of Engineering at The University of Texas at Austin, cofounder of Apptronik, and a consultant in robotics and AI for Sentisbot. He received his Ph.D. and M.S. degrees in Electrical Engineering from Stanford University. He holds a B.S. degree in Telecommunications and Electronics Engineering from the Polytechnic University of Catalonia. Before Stanford, he worked in Silicon Valley as a Control Systems Engineer for cleanroom automation. He was UT Austin’s Lead for DARPA’s Robotics Challenge with NASA Johnson Space Center where he helped to design and test the Valkyrie humanoid robot. He has received various awards such as the NASA Elite Team Award for my contributions to designing the Valkyrie humanoid robot, the General Dynamics Faculty Fellowship, and the La Caixa Fellowship. He has published over 150 peer-reviewed manuscripts in top-tier national and international conferences and journals, given over 100 talks nationally and internationally, and taught over 1000 undergraduate and graduate students at The University of Texas at Austin.