Guillem Martínez Roura
Guillem is the AI and Robotics Programme Coordinator at the International Telecommunication Union (ITU-UN), the United Nations specialized agency for ICTs. He has more than 10 years of experience in robotics. He has participated in major international robotics tournaments in North America, Asia and Europe, and he is the CEO and Co-Founder of ROBOCAT, a leading non-profit educational robotics competition that promotes learning robotics and coding among young people, regardless of gender, socio-economic background or academic ability.
Previously he served as the EU Policy Assistant at the Delegation of the Government of Catalonia to the European Union, and the International Relations Assistant at the Delegation of the Government of Catalonia to Switzerland. He also worked as a legal trainee at Montesinos Abogados.
He is an expert of the European Commission, a DIPLOCAT scholar, a Sigma Squared Society fellow, and a Nova member. He has been an ambassador for EU Careers (European Personnel Selection Office), EUTOPIA European University, POLITICO’s EU Studies and Career Fair (POLITICO Europe), and UNICAT (Ministry of Research and Universities), and a member of the 1st EUSALP Youth Council.
Guillem is currently pursuing a master’s degree in International Law at the Graduate Institute for International and Development Studies in Geneva. He holds a double bachelor’s degree in Law and Business Management and Administration from Universitat Pompeu Fabra, and spent one year as a Swiss-European mobility program student at the University of Geneva, where he obtained the Certificate in Transnational Law. He has also successfully completed the 59th Graduate Study Program of the United Nations Office in Geneva.