Jorge Mendez

Lead IoT Specialist
25+ years experience in the industrial gases sector and 10+ years in other industrial sectors. Diverse fields of expertise such as networking, automation and control, quality lab automation, high precision software analytics and hard real-time control and, with this experience, new technology brings a even wider panorama for process improvement. Background on Electronics Engineering and Computer sciences and Doctor of Science focused on Mechatronics.


Praxair, Inc. is a leading industrial gas company in North and South America and one of the largest worldwide. With market capitalization of approximately $40 billion and 2017 sales of $11 billion, the company employs over 26,000 people globally and has been named to the Dow Jones® World Sustainability Index for 15 consecutive years. Praxair produces, sells and distributes atmospheric, process and specialty gases, and high-performance surface coatings. Our products, services and technologies are making our planet more productive by bringing efficiency and environmental benefits to a wide variety of industries, including aerospace, chemicals, food and beverage, electronics, energy, healthcare, manufacturing, primary metals and many others. For more information about the company, please visit our website at