Spanish based digital economy, information technology, and innovation speaker
Alberto Iglesias Fraga is a journalist who specializes in all things relating to the digital economy, information technology, and innovation. An editor and columnist for LA RAZÓN, he also collaborates with Business Insider Spain. His previous experience in this regard includes ComputerWorld, El Mundo, BTICbeat, CIO Spain, Kelisto, and Think Big or iPhonizate, amongst numerous others.
A member of the think tank “We The Humans”, Alberto Iglesias Fraga also serves as a digital transformation consultant for various companies, is a judge for various competitions on innovation and the digital economy. Amongst these, he includes the X Startup Program, IBM Hackatown, and Junior Achievement. He was also a communication consultant for various technology companies that include, amongst others, Kyocera, and Telefonica I + D.
With regards to his educational background, Alberto Iglesias Fraga holds a journalism degree from the Complutense University of Madrid, an MBA from the Cerem Business School – Rey Juan Carlos University, and a Master’s in Communication and Digital Marketing degree from the International University of La Rioja.
Amongst his many accolades received, Alberto Iglesias Fraga includes the XVI Accenture Award for Tech. Journalism, and the Internet Day Award (2018) for Best Personal Brand in Social Networks. He was also a finalist in the Digital Mindset Awards in 2016, 2017, and 2018, respectively.
Alberto Iglesias Fraga is not only a sought-after speaker but also serves as a moderator in different specialized events. Amongst his audiences, he includes the University of Extremadura, DES 2017, Cybersec 2017, Women in Data Science 2018 @ Stanford University, DCD Spain 2018, DigCit Summit, DES 2018, StartUp Extreme 2018, South Summit 2018, Executive Meetings of SAP, 5th Leganés Tecnológico Business Meeting, FITURtech Y 2019, WiDS 2019.
He lives in Spain and presents in English and Spanish.
“Alberto aúna todos los valores de un profesional de garantías: eficiente, profesional y gran compañero, siempre dispuesto a ayudar a sus colegas y con una gran capacidad para gestionar equipos. Además, su iniciativa hace de él, uno de los profesionales más completos que he conocido.”