I am a communicator, FORMER SCIENTIST AND DIPLOMAT who thinks that many of the most fascinating things happen outside the lab.
Therefore, I work in strategiC communications & Public Relations, helping research organisations AND SOCIETY to connect the dots around science.
Guillermo Orts-Gil holds a PhD in Physical Chemistry from the Technical University of Berlin, where he has studied Science Communication and science marketing. He has been the Head of a Nanotechnology Group at the Max Planck Society, Director of Communications of the Society of Spanish Scientists in Germany, and International Science Coordinator in an embassy in Berlin.
Guillermo has visited master classes at The Guardian and has been guest speaker at universities such as the Berlin School of Management, the MIT in Boston and the Gutenberg Campus of the UPF in Barcelona. He also writes for media such as CCCBLab, The Huffington Post and the magazine Investigación y Ciencia, the Spanish edition of Scientific American.
Among his science communication projects, the scientist without formula stands out, mentioned in large media such as the newspaper La VanguardiA and Radio Cadena Ser. popularizing through stories several fields such as nanotechnology, robotics, neuroscience or quantum mechanics, He has also published articles on innovation, education, creativity, culture, intelligence, happiness or Women in SCIENCE.
Currently he works as Head of Communications & public relations at the Institute FOR Bioengineering of Catalonia (IBEC).
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