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Fernando Laguarda - Participant

Fernando Laguarda is Vice President, External Affairs and Policy Counselor for Time Warner Cable. In this role, Fernando helps the company develop and advan ce its policy positions and oversees its relationships with civil society policy stakeholders, such as foundations, think tanks, academic institutions, and civil and human rights organizations. Fernando launched and directs the Time Warner Cable Research Program on Digital Communications, which seeks to expand scholarship of relevance to the industry. Prior to Time Warner Cable, Fernando was a partner at two prominent communications law firms. He received his A.B. from Harvard and his J.D. from Georgetown. He chaired the program committee and now serves on the board of TPRC, as a member of the Federal Communications Commission’s Consumer Advisory Committee, and on other non-profit boards including the League of United Latin American Citizens (LULAC) Corporate Alliance, the Friends of the National Museum of the American Latino and the Harvard Alumni Association. He resides in Washington, DC, with his wife and four children.

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Time Warner Cable

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Vice President, External Affairs and Policy Counselor