mercedesMercedes Torres Tavera studied philosophy at the Universidad de Valencia and at the Universidad Nacional Autónoma de México. She has ample experience in business management and digital marketing, a field in which she has explored different combinations of new technologies with innovative results. Torres has been a member of the Arsgames association where she has coordinated Gamestar(t), a platform used in children’s workshops to encourage new ways of approaching technology and informal self-directed learning. In 2017, she collaborated with Casa Gallina, designing and coordinating Craft Your Barrio, a videogames workshop for children and teenagers.