Jorge Pérez Martinez

Position: Director of the National Observatory of Telecommunications and the Information Society (ONTSI-Red.es) and coordinator of the Forum for Internet Governance in Spain (SpainIGF)

Bio: He is a PhD in Telecommunications and a graduate in Political Science and Sociology. He is a Professor at the Polytechnic University of Madrid where he has been Director of the Research Group on Information and Communication Technologies (GTIC) at the Universidad Politécnica de Madrid until August 2015.

He has been Dean of the Official College of Telecommunication Engineers (1989-2000), General Director for the Development of the Information Society in the Ministry of Science and Technology (2003-2004) and Director of Digital Economy enRed.es (2015- 2016).

He is currently Director of the National Observatory of Telecommunications and the Information Society (ONTSI-Red.es) and coordinator of the Forum for Internet Governance in Spain (SpainIGF).