Hernán Arcidiácono has a degree in Electronics Engineering from Argentina's National Technological University as well as a Masters degree in Business Administration.
Throughout his professional career he has served in different management positions in various Internet service providers and data centers. Since 2013, he is Director of Technology and Operations at IPLAN, a company he joined in the year 2000.
Hernán Arcidiácono has always participated in CABASE. He is firmly convinced that IXPs are key to Internet development in our region. More specifically, since 2009 he is responsible for the Buenos Aires IXP, one of the many Internet Exchange Points that are part of the Argentine Internet Chamber. Likewise, Arcidiácono has been part of LAC-IX since the early days of this organization, which brings together the region's Internet exchange points.
He is an active promoter of the role of IXPs as a key component for the installation of content distribution networks in our region. In this context, he is a frequent speaker at LACNIC meetings as well as at other events such as IETF95, CDN World Summit, NetNAPs, and others.
He began his teaching career as Assistant Professor at the National Technological University and then went on to become Head Professor at Universidad de Palermo's School of Engineering.