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Luis Soares

The University of Edinburgh
PhD candidate
United Kingdom
I am both, a professional and academic, with more than 20 years of experience in the field of media and communication. I have been researching the use of mobile phones in developing countries in the last 10 years. I have worked in the public and the private sector coordinating teams and projects based in the use of ICTs, as the infrastructure to deliver innovation and increase productivity. Recently I have embraced a project (http://www.entrepreneurcafe.org/) as the mayor of Edinburgh.