Oscar Romero

Oscar Romero 
Executive Director

Oscar Romero is the Executive Director and Co-Founder of Educational Services for International Development (ESID). He manages day-to-day operations and oversees the development of ESID’s programs and partnerships.

Before founding ESID, Oscar worked in international cooperation for higher education institutions and international development organizations. He has designed development initiatives for large student communities (+100,000) in the US and Latin America. His academic research focused on digital equity, cyber-geopolitics and IT public policy has been presented and published in Costa Rica, Germany, México and the US.

Oscar holds a M.A. in International Affairs from The New School and a B.S. in International Studies from the University of Guadalajara. He is an active member of the Research Network on Autonomous Integration in Latin America and the Caribbean. Currently he is researching the impact on inequality of Smart City Interventions across the US, and is interested in collaborating with development organizations to promote dialogue and research on IT public policy.

Email: oscar.romero@esid.org.mx


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It was an honor to work with @JeremyMGoldberg His vision and hard work has been an inspiration and a remainder of what means to be a public servant. New York State will certainly benefit from his leadership. Enhorabuena!


“Mexico given 45 days to curb migrant flow to US”

What you have here is a tale of ignorance and colonialism. A conversation about Central Americans without any Central American government. An exercise on threats & punishment rather than thoughtful policy. https://t.co/mx8UHWvek2

Today, we launched an Open Innovation Call for ideas, technologies & approaches to reduce negative impacts of urban air pollution & urban heat island effect. Learn more + submit your ideas today! https://t.co/7DkaCJkHM0 🌍🏙️
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The State Department will demand social media details from all visa applicants. Make no mistake, social media will be analyzed through Automated Decision Systems (ADS). Will the system be responsible or ethical? We must regulate how governments use ADS.

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