Dissemination of science

The Chair of Science and Society of the Rafael del Pino Foundation promotes knowledge about science and technology. Its agenda of activities includes a story adapted to current events and people's lives.

  • INTEC 2024 technology selection kicks off with expert committee meeting

    INTEC 2024 technology selection kicks off with expert committee meeting

    The committee of experts who will participate in the proposal of the 10 technologies of the next INTEC 2024 report of the Rafael del Pino Foundation's Chair in Science and Society held the first preparatory meeting on Monday 5 February, which serves as a starting point for the final selection of the contents. The...

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  • Presentation of the INTEC 2023 report that brings together the ten key emerging technologies for innovation in Spain: "It's time for the brave".

    Presentation of the INTEC 2023 report that brings together the ten key emerging technologies for innovation in Spain: "It's time for the brave".

    Generative AI, mRNA vaccines, quantum revolution, smart textiles and fire fighting are some of the technologies featured in the report. The technologies were selected by 15 experts: 11 leading scientists, including seven national research laureates, and four from business.

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  • "The future belongs to those who are not afraid, to those who dare", speech by Javier García as doctor honoris causa of the University of La Rioja.

    "The future belongs to those who are not afraid, to those who dare", speech by Javier García as doctor honoris causa of the University of La Rioja.

    The director of the Rafael del Pino Foundation's Chair in Science and Society, Javier García Martínez, has just received an honorary doctorate from the University of La Rioja. For its interest, its beauty and its value as a testimony of the results that the confluence of research and entrepreneurial effort provides us with when it comes to...

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  • Javier García, National Research Award 2023 in Technology Transfer

    Javier García, National Research Award 2023 in Technology Transfer

    The Ministry of Science and Innovation has announced the National Research Awards 2023, among which is the director of the Chair in Science and Society of the Rafael del Pino Foundation, whose "fundamental contributions in the field of nanomaterials chemistry" have been highlighted by the jury.

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  • Javier Garcia explains the potential of Flexible Batteries in WEF's 10 Emerging Technologies 2023 report

    Javier Garcia explains the potential of Flexible Batteries in WEF's 10 Emerging Technologies 2023 report

    The World Economic Forum has presented its annual list of 10 Emerging Technologies with the greatest capacity to have a positive impact on the world. In the drafting of the transformative potential of one of them, Flexible Batteries, the director of the Rafael del Pino Foundation's Chair in Science and Society, Javier García, has taken part, together with...

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  • INTEC 2022 Report presented at the Transfiere Forum

    INTEC 2022 Report presented at the Transfiere Forum

    Fransico Marín and Eugenio Mallol discuss the INTEC 2022 report of the Rafael del Pino Foundation's Chair in Science and Society at the Transfiere Forum, held from 15 to 17 February 2023 in Malaga. The report, entitled "Ten technologies to drive Spain forward", brings together a ten-point list of proposals for...

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  • INTEC 2022 Presentation

    INTEC 2022 Presentation

    On 23 November, the Rafael del Pino Foundation hosted the presentation of the INTEC 2022 report, which lists the ten technologies capable of driving Spain towards the knowledge economy.

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  • A future built on science and technology

    A future built on science and technology

    The European funds "represent an opportunity and a challenge," says Javier García Martínez, professor of inorganic chemistry and president of IUPAC.

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  • Javier García presents science and technology roadmap in Dubai

    Javier García presents science and technology roadmap in Dubai

    Following its presentation in Madrid last November, the report 10 technologies to boost Spain has been consolidated as a roadmap to guide towards competitiveness and quality employment based on scientific and technological premises.

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  • Europe, Spain and the digital divide in the global economy

    Europe, Spain and the digital divide in the global economy

    One of the hot topics of technological innovation is the differential bet that is being made in the geostrategic sphere on artificial intelligence and digitalisation. Andrés Pedreño, member of the Committee of Experts of the Rafael del Pino Foundation, and the economist Luis Moreno have delved into the issue in their work Europa...

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  • Javier García explains INTEC 2021

    Javier García explains INTEC 2021

    Javier García Martínez presented the results of the work of the Chair of Science and Society of the Rafael del Pino Foundation, materialised in the publication of the book España a ciencia cierta. A look at the future we can build, published by Gestión2000. The event took place on 17 November in the Auditorium of the Rafael del Pino...

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  • For certain, the ten technologies that will decide Spain's future

    For certain, the ten technologies that will decide Spain's future

    On 17 November, the Rafael del Pino Foundation auditorium hosted the presentation of the book España a ciencia cierta. Its author, Javier García Martínez, holds the Foundation's Chair in Science and Society. The book, inspired by the annual report Ten technologies to boost Spain, was born as a result of the efforts of the...

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