Lorena Fernandez (@loretahur) has a degree in Computer Engineering and a Masters in Information Security. Currently, she is the Director of Digital Identity at the University of Deusto. She also collaborates with the National Institute of Educational Technologies and with Teacher Training for the Ministry of Education, Culture and Sports. Since 2009, she has been participating on the radio program ´Hoy por Hoy Bilbao´ (Cadena Sur), in a weekly spot about new technologies: ´De las Ondas a la Red´. She also collaborates with the Revista Deusto (Magazine Deusto), writing the section about the Internet.

She is a member of the scientific committee and organiser of the Premio Ada Byron for the female technologist and of the collaborative project Doce Miradas, which imagines a common space for women and men that is more fair and balanced, without glass ceilings.

In 2012, Lorena received the prize GetxoBlog UR Saria, which awards the blogger action of those in Euskadi who are encouraging a better social significance with their daily drop of reflection, analysis, testament and debate.

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