Claudio Ruiz is a digital strategist, internet rights, and open content advocate. Claudio Ruiz's work focuses on the connection between digital spaces and human rights. He is currently the director of Tecnologia Critica, an experimental consulting firm on digital strategy and internet regulation in Latin America. In past years, he worked at Creative Commons developing strategies for a global network, monitoring open policies, and creating opportunities for cultural institutions to develop open policies for their collections. Before that, in 2003 he founded Derechos Digitales, an independent non-profit digital rights organization in Latin America where he currently serves as a board member.