Ramon Maspons

Chief Health Innovation Strategist, Ministry of Health, Government of Catalonia

MSc in Industrial Engineering from Polytechnical University of Catalonia (UPC), Executive Master in Public Administration. He holds a Diploma of Advances Studies in innovation and research management. Ramon has more than ten years of experience in hospital and medical innovation and more than twenty years of experience in internationally funded research projects, mainly EU projects.

He has held positions as Deputy Secretary of Strategy at the Catalan Ministry of health from 2004 to 2009, as Scientific Director of Fundació Parc de Salut for 6 years, as Strategics Project Unit Director of Biocat for 4 years, as Strategic Planning Director of Granollers City Council for 6 years, and as Director of IALE Tecnologia, a spin-off company of Polytechnical University of Catalonia (UPC) for 10 years.

Chief Innovation Officer (CINO), Agency for Health Quality and Assessment of Catalonia (AQuAS)

Chief Health Innovation Strategist , Catalan Ministry of Health (AQuAS)