Spanish Innovation Agency (CDTI – Centro para el Desarrollo Tecnológico e Industrial, Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad)
Dr. Marina Martínez is programme officer at the Spanish Innovation Agency (CDTI – Centro para el Desarrollo Tecnológico e Industrial, Ministerio de Economía y Competitividad) in Brussels. She is responsible for the capacity building activities on European Research and Innovation Programmes addressed to Spanish entities. She is also National Contact Point for the Secure Societies Societal Challenge in H2020 and coordinator of the capacity building programme on Horizon Europe for Spanish organization.
Previously, she has worked in the private sector developing Earth Observation based products and applications. She has been lecturer at the Technical University of Catalonia (UPC) for thirteen years and Vice-director of the Institute of Geomatics of Catalonia. She is PhD in Physics (GNSS systems and satellites) and she has been researcher at the Technical University of Delft.
In addition of different working groups of the EC and the EU Council, she is active participant of the EU partnership on Cybersecurity, led by the European Cyber-security Association (ECSO), based in Brussels. She has been the EC expert conducting the H2020 calls infodays and related sessions in South America since 2017.