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Iñaki San Sebastian is an industrial engineer from the University of Navarra (1989) and in 2007 he received a Master Degree in Business Management (MBA-Executive) at the University of Deusto. After seventeen years working at Fatronik, in 2008 he became General Manager. Two years later, Fatronik merged into Tecnalia to create the largest RTO in Spain and he was appointed Deputy Managing Director. Throughout his professional career he has belonged and belongs to several relevant national and international committees related to the design and strategy of Science and Technology Systems. Since 2010, he is member of the Executive Committee of EARTO, the European Association of Research and Technology Organizations, amongst others.
He´s participated in diverse roadmapping and technology assessment and foresight activities for policy definition for Public Authorities in Spain, as well as worked regularly to advise the Ministry of Science and Technology of the Spanish Government in its strategy of R & D & i.
He has connections to the main stakeholders in the industry, research and the public administration of Spain and Europe.