The CERCA Institute was set up as a foundation on 16 June 2010 and is registered in the Register of Foundations of the Generalitat de Catalunya under number 2648.

CHAIR

Gemma Geis i Carreras

Gemma Geis i Carreras

Minister for Research and Universities

VICE CHAIR

Núria Sebastian Gallés

Núria Sebastian Gallés

UPF Full Professor

SECRETARY-TRUSTEE

Joan Gómez Pallarès

Joan Gómez Pallarès

Director General for Research. Ministry of Research and Universities.

MEMBERS

Josep Lladós i Canet

Josep Lladós i Canet

Director of the Computer Vision Center (CVC) and Vocal of the Catalan Association of Research Entities (ACER)

Josep Samitier Martí

Josep Samitier Martí

Director of the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC) and President of the Catalan Association of Research Entities (ACER)

Ramon Miquel Pascual

Ramon Miquel Pascual

Director of the Institute for High Energy Physics (IFAE) and Vocal of the Catalan Association of Research Entities (ACER)

Josep Usall Rodié

Josep Usall Rodié

IRTA Chief executive officer on behalf of the Ministry of Climate Action, Food and Rural Agenda

Aina Plaza i Tesías

Aina Plaza i Tesías

Director General of Health Planning. Ministry of Health.

Lluís Juncà Pujol

Lluís Juncà Pujol

Director General for Innovation and Entrepreneurship. Ministry of Business and Labour

Daniel Marco i Pàrraga

Daniel Marco i Pàrraga

Director General for Innovation and Digital Economy. Ministry of the Vice-presidency, Digital Policies and Territory.

Xavier Baulies Bochaca

Xavier Baulies Bochaca

Manager for Research and Innovation. Ministry of the Vice-presidency, Digital Policies and Territory

Ferran Rodero Tomas

Ferran Rodero Tomas

Director General for Economic Promotion, Competition and Regulation. Ministry of Economy and Finance.

Xavier Aldeguer Manté

Xavier Aldeguer Manté

Director General for Knowledge Tranfer. Ministry of Research and Universities

VOICING OPINION BUT WITHOUT VOTE

Lluís Rovira i Pato

Lluís Rovira i Pato

Director of the Catalan Research Centres Institute (CERCA)

EXECUTIVE BOARD

Joan Gómez Pallarès

Joan Gómez Pallarès

Director General for Research. Ministry of Business and Knowledge. Chairman

Josep Samitier Martí

Josep Samitier Martí

Director of the Institute for Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC) and President of the Catalan Association of Research Entities (ACER)

Josep Lladós i Canet

Josep Lladós i Canet

Director of the Computer Vision Center (CVC) and Vocal of the Catalan Association of Research Entities (ACER)

Lluís Rovira i Pato

Lluís Rovira i Pato

Director of the Catalan Research Centres Institute (CERCA)