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B·Debate Open science CosmoCaixa

The event, promoted by Biocat and the “la Caixa” Foundation, was co-organized by CRG, UB, UOC, IrsiCaixa and ISGlobal

Biospain Biocat Sevilla 2018

The BioRegion of Catalonia had its own pavilion, coordinated by Biocat, at the fair held in Seville

Jordi Naval

Jordi Naval

CEO of Biocat

Jordi Naval (Barcelona, ​​1969) holds a degree in Pharmacy from the University of Barcelona (UB) and a degree in Biochemistry from the Autonomous University of Barcelona (UAB). Over the past 18 years Naval has been involved in the creation of several start-ups (Infociencia, Anaxomics, Enemce Pharma, Genocosmetics Lab and Aelix Therapeutics) and was Director of the Bosch i Gimpera Foundation between 2015 and 2017 and President of the Escola d'Emprendedors Foundation from 2010 to 2017. He was appointed new CEO of Biocat last July. 


Baselga’s resignation serves as a bittersweet counterpoint to a September full of good news


ABLE and iBreve, selected to extend their stay in the American city with a three week immersion program

ERC Proof of concept, IRB, CRG, UAB

Projects from the IRB, CRG, and UAB have been chosen in the latest edition of grants from the European Research Council (ERC), each worth up to €150,000. Catalonia swept 10% of the total grants awarded to researchers from all over Europe and 5 of the 7 grants awarded to Spanish entities.