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IRENE PAZOS VIANA

(Nominated by IEEE Region 9)

Senior Information Technology Consultant

BROU, Bank of the Republic of Uruguay

Montevideo, Uruguay

www.linkedin.com/in/irenepazosviana/


Senior Member  08993735

IEEE member for 32 years


Irene Pazos Viana is Senior Information Technology Consultant at Bank of Republic of Uruguay. 

She received her Diploma in Advanced Computer Studies  from University of the Republic, an MBA from University of Saint Paul –Spain–and is an expert consulting in Information Technology. She has significant experience as Senior IT Consultant and quality appraiser in the region at Argentina, Brazil, Mexico, Ecuador, and Colombia. Has cross-field project experience, advancing from communications to software engineering and information security. With broad practice in project management,developed within global companies such as Citibank, Ford Credit andTata Consultancy Services. Her work also includes government organizations like Mexican Secretary of Communications,and UruguayChamber of Senators of the Parliament among others. Outside of consulting, her experience includes the academia, as Professor in Universidad Catholic del Uruguay, and a recently launched startup entrepreneurship project.

IEEE Accomplishments and Activities

  

· Member of MGA – Joint Awards with National Societies (JANS) Committee 2019and MGAGeographic Operations Support Committee(GUOS) Committee in the position of Region Vitality Coordinator, 2018.

· Founding member of Region 9 Cono Sur Council.

· Founding member of Uruguay Section, where served as Uruguay Section Chair, Section Secretary, Academic Coordinator. 

· Current Uruguay Section Treasurer and Computer Chapter Chair.

· Created WIE and SIGHT Uruguay affinity groups.

· Worked for Uruguay Section in EPICS, TISPs and e-Scientia projects.

· Board member of Joint IEEE/AIU Award, a joint award with the Association of Engineers of Uruguay, serving on its Boardsince the award’s establishment in 2013

· Collaborated with Region 9 NoticIEEEro as interview columnist.

· Latin America Transactions and Standards Society reviewer.

· Standards review working group member for IEEE P1760, IEEE P1074, IEEE P1175.5.

· Launched URUCON conference in 2017, served as its inaugural conference general chair.

· Member of Conference Technical Program Committees: ANDESCON-2016, ARGENCON-2016, TEMSCON 2017, 2018, 2019.

· Conference Treasurer for 9th Conference of Energy, Power, Instrumentation and Measures, "Renewable Energies for Sustainable Development" (IEEE EPIM 2018)

· Conference Treasurer for International Instrumentation and Measurement Technology Conference (I2MTC 2014). 

· Conference Treasurer for 2020 IEEE PES Transmission & Distribution Latin America (T&D LA).

Member of program committee for conferences held by IEEE in Uruguay (PES-T&D, LASCAS and others). 

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BIO - ESPAÑOL

 

IRENE PAZOS VIANA

(Nominado por IEEE Región 9)

Consultor Senior en Tecnología de la Información

BROU, Banco de la República del Uruguay.

Montevideo, Uruguay

www.linkedin.com/in/irenepazosviana/


 Irene Pazos Viana es Consultora Senior de Tecnología de la Información en el Banco de la República del Uruguay. Recibió su Diploma en Estudios Avanzados de Computación de la Universidad de la República, un MBA de la Universidad de Saint Paul –España– y es una consultora experta en tecnología de la información. Tiene una experiencia significativa como Consultora Senior de TI y evaluadora de calidad en la región en Argentina, Brasil, México, Ecuador y Colombia. Tiene experiencia en proyectos de campo, pasando de las comunicaciones a la ingeniería de software y la seguridad de la información. Con amplia práctica en la gestión de proyectos, desarrollada dentro de compañías globales como Citibank, Ford Credit y Tata Consultancy Services. Su trabajo también incluye organizaciones gubernamentales como la Secretaria de Comunicaciones de México y la Cámara de Senadores del Parlamento de Uruguay, entre otras. Fuera de la consultoría, su experiencia incluye la academia, como profesora en la Universidad Católica del Uruguay, y un emprendimiento de lanzamiento recientemente lanzado.

BIO - PORTUGUÊS


IRENE PAZOS VIANA

(Nomeado pela Região 9 do IEEE) 

Consultor Sênior de Tecnologia da Informação 

BROU, Banco da República do Uruguai 

Montevideo, Uruguai 

 www.linkedin.com/in/irenepazosviana/ 


Irene Pazos Viana é Consultora Sênior de Tecnologia da Informação no Banco da República do Uruguai. Ela recebeu seu Diploma de Estudos Avançados de Computador  da Universidade da República, um MBA da Universidade de Saint Paul - Espanha - e é uma consultoria especializada em Tecnologia da Informação. Ela tem experiência significativa como consultora sênior de TI e avaliadora de qualidade na região da Argentina, Brasil, México, Equador e Colômbia. Possui experiência em projetos cross-field, avançando de comunicações para engenharia de software e segurança da informação. Com ampla prática em gerenciamento de projetos, desenvolvida em empresas globais como Citibank, Ford Credit e Tata Consultancy Services. Seu trabalho também inclui organizações governamentais como a Secretária de Comunicações do México e o UruguaiCamber de Senadores do Parlamento, entre outros. Fora de consultoria, sua experiência inclui a academia, como professor na Universidade Católica do Uruguai, e um recém-lançado empreendedorismo de startups. 

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