David Riaño

Position: 
Researcher at the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) and the University of California-Davis.

Dabiz Riaño, activist for the rights of people with functional diversity, traveler, adventurer, rebel and researcher at the Higher Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) and the University of California-Davis.

Diagnosed with Amyotrophic Lateral Sclerosis (ALS) in 2008, he travels through Eastern Europe in 2019 for six months in a camper van adapted for his wheelchair. This adventure becomes the documentary @ 7lagos7vidas, an emotional and fun road movie, which this year has reached the big screen and international film festivals such as those in Malaga (Spain), Guadalajara (Mexico) and Palm Springs (USA).