Dr. Mercedes Aramendía

President, Regulatory Unit of Communication Services , Uruguay

Dr. Mercedes Aramendía

Speaker Bio


• Ph.D. in Legal Sciences, University of Granada, Spain.

• LLM in Law, Technology and Entrepreneurship, Cornell University, Cornell Tech, United States.

• MBA, EAE Business School, and Master in Administration, Management and Business Organization, Camilo José Cela University, Spain.

• Degree in Law and Master's Degree in Access to the Legal Profession, Antonio de Nebrija University, Spain.

• Master in Economic Administrative Law, University of Montevideo, Uruguay.

• Lawyer, University of Montevideo, Uruguay.


-         President of the CONICYT (National Council of Science, Technology, and Innovation)

-         Professor and Director of the Postgraduate Course “Digital Transformation and the Law”, University of Montevideo, Uruguay.

-         Consultant and lawyer in the ICT sector, collaborated with various telecommunications, technology, and entrepreneurship organizations.