Olaf Román is interested in the topics of innovation, teaching strategies and integration of technology in education. He holds a Bachelor in Sociology with a Masters in Administration of Educational Institutions by the Tecnológico de Monterrey.
He has been a full-time professor in Tecnológico de Monterrey Professional and Preparatory Online Programs from 2010 to 2017 with multiple awards for teaching performance. He won the 2015 Inspiring Teacher Award.
He has participated as a speaker at the 2nd and 3rd International Congress of Educational Innovation (CIIE Tec) and speaker at Virtual Educa Colombia 2017. He has undertaken projects to empower teachers, creating workshops to strengthen academic communities and promote innovation and continuous improvement.