Carlos Romero Dexeus

Director Research and Innovation SEGITTUR

Carlos Romero Dexeus is the Director of Research, Development and Innovation of SEGITTUR, The Spanish National Agency for the promotion of innovation and digitalization in the tourism sector, he got a degree in Economics from the Complutense University, and IE Executive Master in Tourism Management.

He has been the Executive Director of the Affiliate Members of the World Tourism Organization (UNWTO), and General Manager of the UNWTO.Themis Foundation.

He has extensive experience in the fields of tourism innovation, new technologies and digitalization, smart destinations, smart tourism, travel tech companies, tourism economy and statistics, working in different projects for the European Commission, UNWTO, EUROSTAT and Inter-American Development Bank (IDB).