Nuria Oliver is a computer scientist and Scientific Director at Telefónica.
She holds a Ph.D.
from the Media Lab at MIT
She is the first female Spanish computer scientist to be named an
ACM Distinguished Scientist and one of the most cited female computer scientistin Spain
, with her research having been cited by more than 9000 publications. She is well known for her work in computational
models of human behavior, human computer-interaction, intelligent
user interfaces, mobile computing and big data
for social good. (Wikipedia
She had a very busy 2015 in her outreach
to make technology more accessible to the general public