Doctoral Thesis Award UpM-Clarke Chair, Modet & Co
The Chair Of the Company UPM-Clarke, Modet & Co is the first chair created around the area of Industrial and Intellectual Property in Spain.
Among its dissemination activities stands out the “Doctoral Thesis Award” that this year celebrates its third edition, where medical theses are especially valued whose research has been highlighted for its proper strategy of protection, exploitation and successful transfer to the market.
This third call has been open to any doctoral thesis read and defended between 2016 and 2017 at a Spanish or Portuguese-speaking university. More than 50 applications from more than 6 countries have been submitted to the present company “Contribution to the development of Brillouin optical time-domain analysis sensors” by Javier Urricelqui.
PROGRAM: Act of delivery of the “Doctoral Thesis and Applied Research Award” in its third edition
18:00 – 18:05 h – Welcome Words
Mr Miguel Holgado
Director of the UPM-Clarke, Modet & Co. Chair
Deputy to UPM Vice-Chancellor for Innovation
Director of OTRI-UPM
D. Farrokh Keneshkar
Managing Director of Clarke Group, Modet & Coo
18:05 – 18:20 h – Is there a black legend in Spanish research? Discovering our own history.
The surprising case of Mónica Sánchez – Act tribute
D. Tomás Cabacas
Collaborating member of the Department of History of the University of Extremadura and doctor of this University.
18:20 – 18:35 h – Formal award delivery
Ms. Doña Teresa Riesgo
Director-General for Research, Development and Innovation
Ministry of Science, Innovation and Universities
Mr. Don José Antonio Gil CeledoniOr
Director of the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office
Ministry of Industry, Trade and Tourism
18:35 – 18:50 h
Mr Javier Urricelqui
Public University of Navarra
Award for the best Doctoral Thesis and Applied Research of the UPM-Clarke Chair, Modet & Co in its third edition
18:50 h. – Cocktail
Tuesday, March 19, at 6 p.m.
School of Industrial Engineers