Project Manager of the European Data Incubator, an H2020 project coordinated by DeustoTech. Of a legal background, she has broad experience in research project management as well as in related legal and ethical issues. She also works as a consultant in the field of online hate speech. Laia holds a law degree from Universitat Pompeu Fabra and a Master’s in International Relations from IBEI (Institut Barcelona d’Estudis Internacionals). In 2013 she was invited to the United States under the auspices of the Department of State’s International Visitor Leadership Program (IVLP). Prior to her master’s, she was associate lawyer at the international law firms Baker & McKenzie and Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer.