Moderators and Speakers
Managing Director of Citadel, Member of the Executive Comission of Euro50 Group and Member of the Economic Club of Nueva York
Eva Borreguero Sancho
Ph.D. in political science from the Complutense University of Madrid
Ph.D. in political science from the Complutense University of Madrid. She has been a Fulbright Scholar at the Center for Muslim and Christian Understanding at Georgetown University (2004-2006), researching on Islamic movements in South Asia. Professor of Political Science at the Complutense University of Madrid, where she teaches, among others, Theory and History of Power. She also teaches “Geopolitics in Asia-Pacific” at Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. She has been Director of Educational Programs at Casa Asia (2007-2011). She is a columnist in the Opinion section of El País, where she writes on international politics. Author, among others, of Hindu. Religious Nationalism and Politics in Contemporary India. Catarata 2004. Her field of research is focused on nationalism, religious ident
Professor of international politics at Keio University
Ph.D., professor of international politics at Keio University, Managing Director & Research Director at the Asia-PacificInitiative and author of "Security Politcs in Japan.
Diego Hidalgo Demeusois
Author of "Anestesiados. La humanidad bajo el imperio de la tecnología"
Born in Paris in 1983, Diego studied philosophy, politics and economics and obtained a Master's degree in International Relations from Sciences Po (Institut d'études politiques de Paris) and a Master's degree in Sociology from Cambridge University, UK, where he conducted one of the first academic studies on the impact of Facebook on human relations (2007). He also studied at the University College London (UCL) and at the University of Bologna. After working at the Clinton Foundation in New York, he moved to Spain for the first time in 2009, where he founded Amovens, the first car-sharing platform in the country. The company today has nearly 2 million users and offers a unique range of car sharing services (ride sharing, car rental between individuals and collaborative leasing).
Executive Director, Aspen Digital, Aspen Institute (US)
Vivian Schiller joined the Aspen Institute in January 2020 as Executive Director of Aspen Digital, which empowers policymakers, civic organizations, companies, and the public to be responsible stewards of technology and media in the service of an informed, just, and equitable world. A longtime executive at the intersection of journalism, media and technology, Schiller has held executive roles at some of the most respected media organizations in the world. Those include: President and CEO of NPR; Global Chair of News at Twitter; General Manager of NYTimes.com; Chief Digital Officer of NBC News; Chief of the Discovery Times Channel, a joint venture of The New York Times and Discovery Communications; and Head of CNN documentary and long form divisions.
Threat Intelligence Specialist en Constella Intelligence
journalist and writer specialized in technology and society
Nancy Scola is a veteran journalist and magazine writer whose work on the intersections of technology and society is published by the Atlantic, Washingtonian, New York, Reuters, POLITICO Magazine, and many other publications. She has served as both a senior technology reporter at POLITICO and a staffer writer at the Washington Post. Based in Washington, D.C., she is an adjunct professor in journalism and media studies at Georgetown University. Before coming to journalism, Nancy worked in the United States Congress, focused on government oversight. She holds a B.A. in anthropology and Africana studies from the George Washington University, as well as a master’s degree in anthropology from Boston University. She was born and raised in New Jersey.
Director General Economics, Statistics and Research en Banco de España
Professor Environment and Society at UNED
Independent consultant on international development cooperation concerns and Aspen España Fellow
External member of the Monetary Policy Committee, Bank of England
Silvana Tenreyro is Professor in Economics at the London School of Economics. She obtained her MA and PhD in Economics from Harvard University. Before joining the Bank, she was co-Director and Board member of the Review of Economic Studies and Chair of the Women’s Committee of the Royal Economics Society. She is a Fellow of the British Academy (FBA). Since 1 January 2021, she is the President of the European Economic Association.
writer and researcher specialized in the political and social implications of technology
Evgeny Morozov is the author of The Net Delusion (2011) and To Save Everything, Click Here (2013). He is also the founder and the publisher of The Syllabus, a knowledge curation initiative. He holds a PhD in History of Science from Harvard University. He has been a visiting scholar at Stanford and Georgetown and has published in The New Yorker, The New York Times, Financial Times, and many other publications. His upcoming book is Freedom as a Service (2022).