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The closing event for the Masters in Science Leadership and Management program at the IDEC-UPF will be held on 12 December at La Pedrera (Casa Milà), in Barcelona.

The event will open with a speech by Miquel Perdiguer, Director of Social Work at Caixa Catalunya, followed by a presentation by the Associació de Directors i Gestors de la Ciència i la Innovació , featuring high profile individuals from the scientific arena, such as Emilio Muñoz, former secretary of the Spanish Plan Nacional de I+D; Jordi Camí, COO of the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB, in Catalan); and Joan Bigorra, Director of Innovation at Hospital Clínic.

Dr. Manell Balcells, president of the Executive Committee of Biocat, will be giving a seminar entitled The European Institute of Technology: An Opportunity for Science and Innovation in Spain (L’Institut Europeu de Tecnologia com a oportunitat per a la ciència i la innovació a Espanya). Biocat is the agency that is spearheading the campaign for Catalonia to host the European Institute of Technology (EIT) life sciences Knowledge and Innovation Community (KIC), from a special office built early this year.

The event will close with a presentation by Pau Verrié, general director of IDEC-UPF.


Date: 12 December 2009
Time: 10:00 am to 1:30 pm
Location: La Pedrera • Pg. de Gràcia, 92 • Barcelona

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