Juan Manuel Lucero
Coordinator of Google News Lab Initiative (workshop in Spanish)
Juan Manuel Lucero is the News Lab Lead in Argentina at the Google News Lab. Since 2016, Juan has worked closely with media organizations to foster innovation and develop partnerships and training programs for the Spanish-speaking Latin American region. One of the programs, the “GNI Live” online training sessions, reached more than 20,000 Latin American journalists from 19 countries in one year. He has also promoted digital transformation initiatives as well as diversity and inclusion in the media.
Before joining Google, Juan traveled throughout Latin America, giving conferences related to innovation, artificial intelligence, and digital business. Juan is a professor in different master’s programs and a digital business entrepreneur. He has also worked as a technology columnist in television, radio, and online publications.