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Institute IMDEA Networks takes part in the Madrid presentation of the Prince of Girona Foundation

14 December 2010 - 12:00am -- imdea

Their Royal Highnesses Felipe and Letizia, the Prince and Princess of Asturias, presided the Madrid presentation of the Prince of Girona Foundation (Fundación Príncipe de Girona) in one of a series of activities designed to promote the goals and mission of the Foundation. Similar activities have already been held in Girona itself, Seville, Zaragoza and Bilbao. The event was addressed by the eminent cardiologist and Prince of Asturias prize winner, Dr. Valentí Fuster. Three scientists from Institute IMDEA Networks - Dr. Albert Banchs, Dr. Sergey Gorinsky and Dr. Gianluca Rizzo - were invited to take part.

Innovation is the only way forward

21 June 2010 - 12:00am -- imdea

Spain has grown more than the rest of Europe over the past years, but the country is now forced to transform its economy into a sustainable model. The Director of the official body promoting innovation amongst companies states that the Government already started this process back in 2004 by pledging its firm commitment to R+D+i.

“The aim of the State Innovation Strategy is to increase the number of innovative businesses and the intensity of their commitment to innovation”

10 March 2010 - 12:00am -- imdea

Arturo Azcorra acted as Director of IMDEA Networks from its inception until very recently, when he was appointed as Director General of Technology Transfer and Business Development within the Ministry of Science and Innovation.

He has been interviewed by Madrimasd about the national strategy for innovation. We reproduce here the full text of this interview published on March 10th.


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