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  • 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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  • 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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  • Science at the centre of the agenda

    Science at the centre of the agenda

    2022 opens a new cycle for science. 36 countries, including Spain, submitted a proposal to the UN General Assembly to declare it the International Year of Basic Sciences for Sustainable Development. It was unanimously approved on 2 December.

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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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  • Science as a driver of recovery

    Science as a driver of recovery

    In his speech at the Wake Up Spain forum, the Professor of the Rafael del Pino Foundation invited us to design the future of Spain based on knowledge. "The fate of the country depends on our ability to create solutions from science".

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  • 1 in 623

    1 in 623

    In this opinion article, published in the newspaper La Verdad on 29 October 2020, the Science and Society Chair expert Pablo Artal characterises Spanish science as an eternal unfinished business. "Aged, underfunded and asphyxiated, it survives on the basis of quixotic individualities", says the university professor and physicist specialised in optics and...

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  • Pedro Duque: "Spain's young academy gets off the ground".

    Pedro Duque: "Spain's young academy gets off the ground".

    Meeting of the Minister of Science, Pedro Duque, with the first president of the Young Academy of Spain and professor of the Rafael del Pino Foundation, Javier García.

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  • Tribuna El País: Science against climate change

    Tribuna El País: Science against climate change

    Opinion article by Jvier García published in El País on 11 December 2019.

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  • The road to a better world goes through science

    The road to a better world goes through science

    Rafael del Pino Foundation Professor Javier García linked the UN's sustainable development goals with science and defended the role of science as a driver of change towards a better world.

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  • Science seeks its own story in the Alicante Information Club

    Science seeks its own story in the Alicante Information Club

    By Jordi Navas

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  • The limits of science, a debate with Celera

    The limits of science, a debate with Celera

    By Víctor Fanjul

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  • Meeting of science and technology experts

    Meeting of science and technology experts

    The committee of experts of the Rafael del Pino Foundation's Chair in Science and Society met at the Foundation's Madrid headquarters on 6 June. The purpose of the meeting was to exchange opinions and views on the report Ten technologies to give Spain a competitive advantage.

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