Results about: Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology
Gabriel M. Silberman appointed new General Director of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology
At the BIST Board of Trustees meeting, which took place today in Barcelona, the incorporation of the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC) as a new member of the Foundation was also approved.
Silberman, who holds a PhD in Computer Science and brings a lot of research experience in both the private and university sectors, will succeed Miquel A. Pericàs, who combined the position within the BIST with the direction of ICIQ.
Miquel A. Pericàs, director of the Institute of Chemical Research of Catalonia (ICIQ), has taken over as general director of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST). He succeeds Montserrat Vendrell, the first director of the organization, who is moving on to take up an entrepreneurial post in the private sector.
The aim of BIST is to become a multidisciplinary institution which serves as an international benchmark for research
Andreu Mas-Colell takes over the presidency of the Barcelona Institute of Science and Technology (BIST)
The outgoing president, Rolf Tarrach, will remain on the board of trustees
BIST reaches an agreement with the Diputació de Barcelona to move to the Escola Industrial campus