On Monday 8th of July, the Right Honourable Mr. Artur Mas, 129th President of the Catalan Government, visited our premises in order to know first-hand our center and learn more about our research and development activities.
The visit also counted with the presence of The Honorable Mr. Jordi Puigneró, Conseller of Digital Policies and Public Administration of Catalonia, Mr. Daniel Marco, Director of Innovation and Digital Economy of the Catalan Government, Mrs. Joana Barbany, General Director of Digital Society in the Catalan Government, The Excellent and Magnificent Dr. Margarita Arboix, Rector of the UAB, and the Excellent Dr. Javier Lafuente, UAB’s Vice Rector for Innovation and Strategic Projects.
On the visit, the President met with Dr. Josep Lladós, CVC Director, Dr. Dimosthenis Karatzas and Dr. Fernando Vilariño, CVC Associate Directors and Dr. Juan José Villanueva, CVC founder and former director. The event started with the official greeting and reception following by an institutional presentation. After the meeting, the President visited the center’s facilities and tested different technology demonstrations, which were explained in detail by CVC researchers.