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R&D Management

Postgraduate course. Face-to-face.

Management & Faculty

4th EDITION
UPC School

Academic management

  • Lluch Ariet, Magí
    Graduate in Computer Science from the UPC, holder of a degree in Advanced Studies in Computer Languages and Systems, and a master's degree in Information Society and Knowledge from the Open University of Catalonia. Head of the Personalized Computational Medicine research unit at and researcher in Engineering department at the UPC. He is an expert research director and international level, and leader of projects funded by the European Commission and Spanish national agencies. Member of the Catalan Artificial Intelligence Association, the "European Association of Research Managers and Administrators" and the Catalan of Computer Engineering.

Teaching staff

  • Arroyo Moliner, Liliana
  • Barba Ibáñez, Enrique
  • Belda Reig, Ignasi
    Doctor in Artificial Intelligence (UPC) and computer engineering (URL). As a researcher, he has experience at the Institute for Research in Biomedicine in Barcelona, the University of Illinois at Urbana-Champaign, and the pharmaceutical multinational AstraZeneca. He is the founder of four biotechnology companies in Catalonia and the United States. He is the Director of Intelligent Pharma, the first of them, which has received a dozen awards for being one of the most innovative start-ups in the country.
  • Borràs Picas, Sara
    Holder of a master's degree in Political Sciences and the Head of the European Projects Office at the Polytechnic University of Catalonia since 2004. She has managed and led European projects within the 5th Framework Programme, and has been responsible for Spanish and Catalan Eurociencia and Connect-EU national projects. She has also acted as an advisor to ANEP (Ministry of Education) and the co-editor of the guide "Management of total costs in the 7th Framework Programme" published by the TTO Universities network and the Government of Catalonia's "Guide to calculating indirect costs in the 7th Framework Programme".
  • Burriel Fuster, Brisa
    Graduate in law from the UB and the holder of a master's degree in Legal Sciences (UPF). She currently works as a lawyer for the UPC' legal services, where she is responsible for the legal aspects related to the execution of research projects. She has extensive experience in the implementation of the legal framework applicable to research, and is an expert on consortium agreements, licenses, intellectual pro- perty and R+D contracts.
  • Fernandez Sirera, Tatiana
  • Lluch Ariet, Magí
    Graduate in Computer Science from the UPC, holder of a degree in Advanced Studies in Computer Languages and Systems, and a master's degree in Information Society and Knowledge from the Open University of Catalonia. Head of the Personalized Computational Medicine research unit at and researcher in Engineering department at the UPC. He is an expert research director and international level, and leader of projects funded by the European Commission and Spanish national agencies. Member of the Catalan Artificial Intelligence Association, the "European Association of Research Managers and Administrators" and the Catalan of Computer Engineering.
  • Martí i Costa, Jordi
    Specialist in business collaboration, strategy and innovation. The founder of Altrium, he worked as Coordinator of Strategic Planning at Menta-Auna, Director of Expansion and Innovation at Stenco, Director of Planning at the COEINF and as Product Manager at the Planeta Group, as well as on business start-up projects for Barcelona City Council. He has a degree in Business Sciences and an MBA from ESADE and a Master's degree in Internet Management (ICT). He is a consultant in strategy validated by ACC10 and in innovation validated by Improve-EU.
  • Pegueroles Vallés, Josep
    Doctor in Telecommunications Engineering (UPC). He currently teaches at the ETSEIB, where he is a tenured lecturer at the Department of Telematics Engineering. He researches as a member of the Information Security Group: security protocols in communication networks, especially for medical applications, with an emphasis on the aspects protecting the privacy of users data. Lead researcher of various competitive research projects at Spanish and international level.
  • Purroy Vazquez, Jesús
    Founder of Barcelona Innovation Partners, a company focused on the creation and consolidation of business opportunities in life sciences. Doctor in Biology (UB) and IESE PDD. He was a biomedical researcher in academia and industry in Europe and the USA. In 2007 he joined the Barcelona Science Park, where he acted on several managing positions. For 7 years at the PCB he worked on strategy, sales, consulting on Innovation and Creation of companies, and managed a team of a hundred researchers. In 2012 he co-founded a pharmaceutical company, Enemce Pharma. He is an advisor to several technology companies. He has also devoted some efforts to communicating science, mainly in the form of books and articles.
  • Rovira Pato, Lluís
    Doctor in Biology by the University of Barcelona. Director of CERCA, Institution devoted to support and facilitate the research activity of the R&D Institutes promoted by the Catalan government. His current research activity is in Bibliometry. He started working on research management and evaluation at the Generalitat of Catalonia, where he has been Evaluation Director and Deputy Director in AGAUR (Catalan Agency for University and Research Grants), and Deputy Director General of Research.
  • Torras Garcia, Carles
    Holder of a degree in Industrial Technical Engineering (EUITIB), an MBA from La Salle, a Master's degree in Quality Management (ICT/UPC) and Organizational Development and Process Consulting (Itamar Rogovsky). He has been Director of Quality in several industrial companies and has been linked to innovation since 2002. First as a collaborator with ACCIO, and then as a consultant. He is currently a consultant partner at Vintecpro, a company in advice on innovation.
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Credits:
20 ECTS
(120 teaching hours)

Start date:
Start date:03/11/2016 End date:29/06/2017
Timetable:
Tuesday  18:30 to 21:30Thursday  18:30 to 21:30
Taught at:
Tech Talent Center
C/ de Badajoz, 73-77
08005 Barcelona
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Registration fee:
3.500 €

Language of instruction:
Spanish / English

Registration open until the beginning of the course or until end of vacancies.

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