Raul Gomez Hernandez is a PhD candidate in Audiovisual Communication at Complutense University of Madrid (Spain) and a PhD candidate in Education at the University of Edinburgh as part of the Una Europa Joint Doctorate in Cultural Heritage (Una-Her-Doc). Graduated in Archaeology and Master in Cultural Heritage Management, he researches on new ways of engaging young people with cultural heritage through new technologies through the Digital Heritage Education Project.

In the last year, he worked as intern for Europeana Foundation working with the Europeana Education community.

He is a member of the Steering Group of the Europeana Education community. He is also a member of AJPC (before ESACH Madrid), Europeana Network Association, and s Youth Member of Europa Nostra