About The Speaker
Iván Fernández Lobo
Gamelab, Founder & President
Ivan Fernandez Lobo is a creative technologist with a deep understanding of the gaming/entertainment media business and over a decade of academic and research experience in the fields of Computer Graphics, Human Computer Interaction and Virtual/Augmented/Mixed Reality.
Taking advantage of over 15 years of accumulated knowledge, skills and connections, Ivan advises several innovative gaming related organisations, companies and early stage projects/startups called to disrupt the future of gaming and digital entertainment.
Ivan was the co-founder and first ever president of the Spanish Academy of Interactive Arts and Sciences, a non-profit organisation helping both the Spanish and the Catalonian games industries to mature, grow and connect internationally in cooperation with the main organisations, private companies and public institutions.
In 2005 Ivan founded the Gamelab Barcelona conference, a global think-tank where industry leaders get together to exchange ideas and share their visions about the futures of Gaming and Interactive Entertainment.