Manager of Canary Islands Tourism Promotur. Council of Tourism, Industry and Commerce of the Canary Government

José Juan Lorenzo is Industrial Engineer by the Polythecnic University of Madrid, with training in Smart Tourism and Data Science (Financial Studies College, Madrid), and Digital Transformation: Platform Strategies for Success (Mit-Emeritus – U.S.A.).

He has directed during two different periods the Centres of Art, Culture and Tourism for the Island Council of Lanzarote, as Chief Executive (2012-2019) and Managing Director (2004-2008). Moreover, he has been the island Director for Waste Management in Lanzarote, Managing Director of the Nautical Association of Marine Resorts of Lanzarote and Organisation Manager of the Faycan Group.

Furthermore, he has developed consultant activities in Technology and Tourism. Among his works, the following stand out: ‘Strategy for Resilience, Climate Neutrality and Digital Leadership’, as well as the ‘Platform Canary Islands – A Safe, Sustainable and Competitive Tourist Destination’.

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