As someone immersed in the IT industry, and in particular in data science, I’m interested in working with firms as they develop their IT and data strategies to thrive.

Consultancy Experiences

  • Productos de Concreto. San José, Costa Rica. Jun 2017 – Nov 2017.
  • Rackspace Hosting. San Antonio, TX. 2010-2016.
  • Peninsula Papagayo. Guanacaste, Costa Rica. Jan 2008.
  • Grupo ReRe, S.A. San José, Costa Rica. 2007-2008.

Speaking Engagements

Data-Driven Innovation

  • Data-Driven Innovation in Firms.” ULACIT. July 2019.
  • Analysis Methodologies for Maketing.” Google and miweb event. Fidélitas University. June 2019.

Cloud Computing

  • TI as a Service and Innovation.” Management with Leadership program. INCAE Business School. 2017-2018.
  • Cloud Adoption in Latin America“,  Technology Innovation International Congress, Costa Rica. October 2016.
  • The Economic Value of the Cloud and the Role of Millennials in its Adoption.”Procter & Gamble (P&G) Latin America IT Session. September 2015.
  • The Economic Value of the Cloud.” INCAE ExEd Online Webinar. September 2015.
  • Invited Expert at “CIO Manager Hub“. Tech Day Costa Rica 2015. April 2015.
  • The Economic Value of the Cloud and its Adoption in Costa Rica.” Costa Rican Technology Research Club (CIO and CTO business forum). May 2014.
  • The Economic Value of the Cloud and its Adoption in Costa Rica.” Costa Rica BarCamp 2014 (conference for web designers and developers). May 2014.
  • Panelist at event “What will IT infrastructure look 5 years from now?” Georgia Tech MBA IT Club. Atlanta, GA. March 2012.
  • Cloud Economics: A few Ideas to Think About.” Cloud Computing Atlanta Meetup. Atlanta, GA. May 2011.
  • Understanding Competition in the Cloud Computing Ecosystem.” Presented to the top management team of The Rackspace Cloud division of Rackspace Inc., San Antonio, TX. January 2010.
  • Panelist at “CloudCamp Atlanta #2“. Georgia Tech Research Institute Conference Center. Atlanta, GA. October 2009.

Other IT-Related Topics

  • “IT Strategy and Business Intelligence”.  IISE Infinity Sigma Chapter 654. Oct 2017.
  • Operational Risks in IT: Security, Business Continuity and Adoption of New Technologies.” Finance Specialization Program. INCAE Business School. 2014-2017.
  • IT Security Fundamentals.” International Program – Business Administration Diploma for Lawyers. INCAE Business School. 2016-2017.
  • Business Transformation and BI.” Supply Chain Specialization Program. INCAE Business School. 2016-2017.
  • Strategic and Financial Valuation of IT Projects.” CAFSA Financial Group. Dec 2016.
  • Financial Valuation of IT Projects.” INCAE ExEd Online Webinar. Aug 2016.
  • Technology Trends and Opportunities.” Management with Leadership program. INCAE Business School. 2015-2016.
  • The Role of ICTs in Latin America’s Competitiveness.” Global Network Week. INCAE Business School. Mar 2015

Millennials and Technology

  • INCAE ExEd Online Webinar. Jul 2015.
  • Management with Leadership. INCAE Business School. 2012-2015.
  • BAC San Jose Human Talent Development Club. Sep 2014.
  • Human Resources Expo San Jose 2014. Jul 2014.
  • Ad honorem talk at Costa Rican National Children’s Hospital. Apr 2014