Irene Hernandez

Gataca, CEO

Irene is the founder and CEO of Gataca, a cybersecurity company that provides Decentralized Digital Identity technology. She is an expert in blockchain-based enterprise solutions, is a professor of Blockchain Applications at OBS, and regularly speaks at international conferences.

Irene started Gataca after conducting extensive research on decentralized architectures for identity and energy financing systems at MIT’s Media Lab. Before MIT, Irene spent a decade advising the U.S. and European Multinational Corporations on IT strategies and global product architecture.

She holds an MBA from MIT, a Master of Science in Telecommunications Engineering, and a Master of Aeronautics from EOI in Spain.

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Climate Crisis & Commons Infrastruct... Session Room 7
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