Chief Technology and Digital Innovation Officer, Barcelona City Council
Francesca Bria is the Chief Technology and Digital Innovation Officer for Barcelona, Spain, where she's led numerous pan-European projects. She was featured in Forbes Europe's Top 50 Women in Tech 2018. Francesca Bria is an adviser for the European Commission on Future Internet and Innovation Policy. She led the DSI project on Digital Social Innovation in Europe, advising the EU on digital social innovation policies. She has been teaching in several universities in the UK and Italy and she has advised Governments, public and private organizations and movements on Technology and information policy, and its socio-economic impact.