Vajk Miklos Lukacs de Pereny

Dr. Vajk Miklos Lukacs de Pereny

Visiting fellow at MCC

Dr. Miklos Lukacs de Pereny (Peru) is a Research Professor of Science and Technology Policy at Universidad de San Martín de Porres (USMP) in Lima, Peru. Before joining USMP, he was the Research Professor of Innovation Management at ESAN Graduate School of Business in Peru.  He has also held teaching posts at Essex Business School and Alliance Manchester Business School in the United Kingdom. He is one of the leading thinkers in science and technology studies in the Spanish speaking world and has amassed substantial amounts of followers across various social media platforms. His current research focuses on the ontological dimensions of transhumanism and the emerging field of biopolitical philosophy. He has attended academic conferences in Brazil, China, Cuba, England, France, Indonesia, Scotland, and Sweden, and has delivered presentations for universities, cultural foundations, political parties, and media platforms for more than 20 countries around the world. He has also worked as project consultant for international organizations such as the German Development Bank (KfW), Food and Agriculture Organization of the United Nations (FAO-UN) and the Global Environment Facility (GEF). Dr. Lukacs de Pereny holds a PhD in Management and a MSc in Innovation Management (University of Manchester, UK), a Master of Development Studies (Victoria University of Wellington, New Zealand) and a Doctor of Veterinary Medicine degree (Universidad Mayor, Chile). He has also completed graduate studies in Political Science at the Pontifical Catholic University of Peru and the Oxford Artificial Intelligence Program. He is a former UK FCO Chevening, NZAID, and ITEC scholar. The son of a Hungarian father and Peruvian mother, he currently resides with his family in the United Kingdom.