Cristina has over 10 years of experience as a Researcher, Project Manager and Consultant in various international organizations, such as the Centre for Urban and Community Research (CUCR) Goldsmiths University (London), Birkbeck (London), Serpentine Gallery, (London), and Franklin Furnace Archive (New York), among others. With a background in contemporary art and urban studies, her interest focuses on how innovation can be a tool for improvement in cities and organizations and on the Internet. She has written for several publications and collaborates monthly with the magazine Encuentros. Since 2013, she has worked as a Consultant and Project Manager at anteverti, advising cities and organizations, and managing the international congresses related to the Smart City Expo World Congress, so far in Bogotá, Kyoto, Shanghai, Montréal, Puebla and Istanbul. She is also an Associate Lecturer at Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC).