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Affiliation: Executive Director CLARA

Title of presentation: RedCLARA2: An Advanced Collaboration Tool for Latin America

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Dr. Florencio I. Utreras is the Executive Director of CLARA, the Latin American Cooperation of Research Networks. Graduated in Mathematical Engineering from the University of Chile (1975), he got the Doctor of Engineering degree from Universit de Grenoble, France (1979). Before joining CLARA, Dr. Utreras was the Executive Director of REUNA (the Chilean Research Network) since 1992 and previously he had been full professor of Applied Mathematics at the University of Chile and Visiting Professor at several universities and research centers in Europe (France, Italy) and the United States. Dr. Utreras has been involved in Research Networking since 1987.
Awards: Annual Prize of ACTI (Chilean IT Companies) for Innovation, 2000.
Recognized by CNN as one of the 18 most important Latin American Leaders of Internet Development, 2000.
Explora-CONICYT Prize for the promotion of science, 2003