Director of Innovation | Liquid Wire
Jorge joined Liquid Wire after a 14-year career in Nike’s Apparel Innovation Team and the Nike Sports Research Lab, where he led foundational research efforts in sports apparel-related innovations including the integration of wearable electronics into apparel the implementation of technologies to address athlete thermal loads and athlete aerodynamics. Previous to 5 years in the Sports Research Lab, Jorge managed scientific research programs with elite-level athletes to create improvements in human performance on the world stage. Before Nike, Jorge led R&D and Manufacturing of complex lens systems at BeHere, and was a Space Suit Engineer with NASA’s Ames Research Center. Jorge holds the BA in Human Anatomy and Physiology from the University of California at Berkeley.