Lucía Gallardo is a Honduran serial experimenter building custom technology systems at the convergence of sustainable development, exponential technologies, and re-imagined socio-economic incentives and behaviours. She is Founder & CEO of Emerge and Co-Founder of The Æternals. For its work across both the public and private sectors, Emerge has been nominated for the Global SDG Awards and Newsweek’s Blockchain Impact Awards. Lucía is an MIT Innovator under 35 and was a previously nominated for the prestigious Cartier Science and Technology Pioneer Award. Lucía currently advises or consults for organisations such as the UNDP, Hard Rock International, and more.