Alicia Asin

Chief Executive Officer, Libelium

Alicia Asin co-founded Libelium in 2006 and has been its CEO since the beginning. She is focused on how IoT is becoming the next tech revolution, starting with Smart Cities. She is a computer engineer by the University of Zaragoza and graduated by ESADE Business School. Along her career, Alicia has received a number of distinctions. She was the first woman to receive the National Young Entrepreneur at the 2014 meeting of the Spanish Confederation of Young Entrepreneurs (CEAJE); chosen by Spain as "Española con Talento" for a country brand campaign; winner of Jaume I Award in 2017 for her entrepreneurship career and distinguished by European Comision as 2nd winner of Women Innovators in 2018. She has been included in many rankings of entrepreneurs to watch in IoT: https://www.linkedin.com/in/aliciaasin/ She is a frequent speaker at international conferences on issues related to Smart Cities and the IoT with the focus of how technology can make a positive impact in environment, jobs and raise the awareness of future ethics and privacy challenges.

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