About The Speaker
Iris Córdoba Mondéjar
Born in Buenos Aires, Iris has a Degree in Law from the University of Buenos Aires, a Master's Degree in Administration and Public Policy from the INAP-University of Alcalá, and a Master's Degree in Digital Economics from the School of Industrial Organization. She has developed her professional career linked to the promotion of entrepreneurship, and support of small and medium enterprises from the public-private perspective, both in Latin America and in Spain with a major emphasis on cultural industries, Spanish economy, sports, and entertainment industry. Since the beginning of 2015, she has set up and runs the GSIC powered by Microsoft, a collaborative initiative between the public, private and academic sectors, which aims to promote innovation in the sports industry. Actively participates as a speaker, mentor and jury in startup competitions and in events linked to sports and technology on national and international. In 2018 she entered the list of Top 100 Female Leades of Spain in the category Revelation and Entrepreneurs. At the end of 2018, Metadeporte magazine named her one of the 20 most influential women in the sports industry in Spain. In early 2021, Iris was awarded ”Exceptional Women of Excellence” by Women Economic Forum.