Alejandro Pisanty

Professor, National Autonomous University of Mexico | Mexico

Dr. Pisanty is a professor at the National Autonomous University of Mexico where he has also served as Academic CIO and Coordinator for Open and Distance Education. His education includes a Ph.D. in Theoretical Chemistry and a postdoctoral period in the Max Planck Institute for Solid State Research. He has been a member and Vice-Chair of the ICANN Board of Directors and a Trustee of the Internet Society (ISOC), as well as a member of the Working Group on Internet Governance. He is Chair of ISOC Mexico and a well-known, active scholar, speaker, and promoter in the field of Internet governance. He is also an active blogger and microblogger and has led successful social-media based campaigns like #InternetNecesario.