Mr. Jose Maria Diaz Batanero
Strategy and Policy Coordinator
International Telecommunication Union
Jose Maria Diaz Batanero is Strategy and Policy Coordinator at the
International Telecommunication Union, the UN specialized agency for
telecommunications and information and communication technologies (ICTs).
Since 2010 Mr Diaz Batanero has been ITU’s focal point in the areas of
sustainable development, digital inclusion and digital entrepreneurship. Mr
Diaz Batanero is also the Coordinator of the Forum programme of ITU Telecom
World, ITU’s flagship annual event with the ICT industry.
Prior to joining ITU Mr Diaz Batanero worked as ICT specialist in the
Inter-American Development Bank (2004-2009), the United Nations Development
Programme (2002-2004), as well as in the private sector at Vodafone Spain
(2002). He is Electronic Engineer and has a Master Degree in Strategic
Planning and ICTs applied to business.