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Falling Walls Lab Madrid 2017
Fostering Science and Innovation in Germany and Spain
September 21st 2017, Goethe-Institut Madrid (c/ Zurbarán 21)

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Program:

Study presentation: Scientific cooperation between Spain and Germany
Fecyt presents their recent study on the cooperation of German and Spanish research institutions and their indicators.

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17:30 – 17:35 Peter Tempel, German Ambassador in Spain Welcome
17:35 – 17:40 María Carmen Vela Olmo, Secretary of State for Research, Development and Innovation Welcome
17:40 – 17:55 Representative, FECYT Presentation “Análisis de la producción científica de la colaboración entre España y Alemania”

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Falling Walls Lab Madrid 2017
Preselection for the final round of the Falling Walls Competition in Berlin on the 8th of November. 10 to 15 candidates will present their innovative idea in 3 minutes before an international jury and an open public. The whole event will take place in English and will be moderated by Marc Reznicek and Guillermo Orts Gil.

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18:00 – 18:10 Welcome to Falling Walls Lab 2017 by Marc Reznicek (DAAD) and Guillermo Orts Gil (Fecyt)

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18:10 – 18:15

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Presentation of the Jury Members

  • Dr. Monica Martinez
President, GMV
  • Prof. Dr. Rainer Dietrich
Member of Executive Board, Daimler and Benz Foundation Professor for Psycholinguistics, University of Heidelberg
  • Dra. Ainara Zubillaga
Head of Education and Formation, COTEC
  • Prof. Dr. Carlos Delgado Kloos
Vice-rector for Strategy and Digital Education, University Carlos III Madrid
  • Natalia Bachmayer

Madrid Correspondent, ARD

  • Borja Izquierdo

Director of the European Office, FECYT

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18:15 – 19:15

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Falling Walls presentations

  • Rocio Aguilar
 
  • Irene Cobo
University Complutense Madrid
  • Khalil Da Costa Silva
University Complutense Madrid
  • Gema Luna
CSIC
  • María de los Reyes Salas Fernandez
Max-Planck Institute for Ornitology
  • Armando Azua Bustos
Astrobiology Center
  • Cristina Catalán Artigot
Elisava
  • Paz Tornero
University of Murcia
  • Joaquin L. Herraiz
University Complutense Madrid
  • Andrea Sarasola Sanz
Institute of Medical Psychology and Behavioral Neurobiology, University of Tuebingen

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Fostering innovation in Spain and Germany
During the jury’s discussion about the winner, this event will focus on the “next step” for innovative ideas to get support to reach the market. The German Chamber of Commerce in Spain will moderate a discussion about the German and Spanish situation, challenges and mechanisms for fostering Spin-offs. The event will take place in English.

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19:15 – 19:45 Presenter: Marcelo Scocco Recruiting services director & business development, AHK, Madrid
Niels Dietzsch Program Head & Investment Manager, Frauenhofer Venture, München
Aristides Senra Innovation & Entrepreneurship Managing Director, Universidad Politécnica de Madrid
19:45 – 20:00 Public discussion  

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Falling Walls Lab Madrid 2017

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20:00 – 20:10 Announcement of the Falling Walls winner
20:10 – 20:15 Closing of event