The Steering Committee is a decision-making and advisory body in charge of the overall supervision of Got Energy Talent, having an observer status. Its main responsibilities are 1) to set general strategies and priorities; 2) to recommend key actions to improve the implementation of the Programme; 3) to monitor and evaluate the implementation and progress of the Programme.

The Steering Committee is made of a representative from each of the organisations participating in Got Energy Talent, as follows:


Academic Host Institutions:

  • Prof. Francisco Javier de la Mata de la Mata, Vicerrector for Research and Transfer, UAH
  • Prof. Prof. Fernando García Muiña, Innovation, Transfer and Business Relations, URJC


Non-Academic Partner Host Institutions:

  • Mr. Javier Aríztegui Cortijo, Mobility Manager, REPSOL S.A.
  • Mr. Félix Marín, Head of R&D and technology transfer, IMDEA Energy
  • Mr. Eloy García Calvo, Director, IMDEA Water
  • Mr. Pablo Hyam Borrachero, Technical Manager, CI3
  • Mr. Marcelino Sánchez González, Director of the Solar Thermal Department, CENER
  • Mr. Iñaki Martínez-Sarriegui, Head of R&I Area, Optiva Media
  • Mr. Mariano Gómez Plaza, Chief Executive Officer (CEO), SOTICOL Robotics Systems
  • Mr. Jesús Enrique Sierra García, Technology Development Manager, ASTI R&D
  • Mr. Roberto Arroyo Contera, Computer Vision Scientist, Nielsen
  • Mr. Seton P. Kasmir, CEO of Pixcellence, Pixcellence
  • Ms. Juana Frontela Delgado, Research Center Director, CEPSA
  • Mr. Ricardo Buendía Iglesias, Director General, Anova IT Consulting, S.L.
  • Ms. Belkis Chico Véliz, CEO of Origon High Technologies
  • Mr. Enrique Sastre de Andrés, Director of Institute of Catalysis and Petrochemistry, CSIC  (Spanish National Research Council)


Partner organisations:

  • Mr. Ángel Adell, CEO, Euradia
  • Mr. Jesús Martín Sanz, Director, AEDHE
  • Ms. Jose González, General Director, MadridActiva
  • Ms. María Soledad Pastor Narvión, Director of Technical Office, FUE (Fundación Universidad-Empresa)
  • Ms. Karen Wilson, Professor, RMIT University
  • Mr. José Manuel Martínez Sierra, Director, RCC (Real Colegio Complutense at Harvard)
  • Mr. Jesús Rojo, Head of Unit of Technology Transfer and European Programmes, Foundation for Knowledge madri+d (madri+d)
  • Ms. Brianda Yáñez Arrondo, City Councillor for Transparency and Social Innovation, City Council of Alcalá de Henares