Beatriz Domínguez-Gil, 6 meses al frente de la Organización Nacional de Trasplantes

Esta nefróloga gallega ha tomado las riendas de la Organización Nacional de Trasplantes tras la jubilación de Rafael Matesanz. Una prestigiosa profesional que busca mantener e incluso superar las cifras de la joya de la corona de la sanidad española.

Gregorio Marañón Hospital, a pioneer in augmented reality surgery

The first surgical procedure using the Microsoft HoloLens mixed reality device has been performed at the Madrid-based hospital, with the collaboration of Spanish firm Exovite.

5th Melilla Forum: Culture and creativity for sustainable tourism

The 5th Creative Cities and Territories in Spain Forum gathered representatives from cities and regions of Spain and 18 guest countries. The event focused on culture and innovation as drivers of sustainable tourism.

Granada, an incubator for young scientists and astronauts trained in Spain

Granada was chosen by the European Space Education Resource Office, ESA’s project to promote knowledge, education and science in Europe, to host its office in Spain.

Spanish innovation succeeds at South Summit 2017

Madrid staged an event that gathered the most innovative and brilliant projects from Southern Europe and Latin America. Nine from Spain were among the ten award finalists. Also, more than 1700 business meetings were held between startups, investors and large corporations.

World Football Summit 2017: sports industry for Marca España

El Alto Comisionado del Gobierno para la Marca España, Carlos Espinosa de los Monteros, reivindicó el papel del futbol y el deporte en general en la imagen internacional de España durante el II World Football Summit, celebrado en Madrid.

European Union and Spain, together for unity and the law

In a ceremony presided over by King Felipe VI, this year’s Princess of Asturias Awards were granted to leading international figures and organisations, including the All Blacks, Adam Zagajewski, Les Luthiers and the European Union.

First Hyperloop test track in Valencia

Students at Universitat Politècnica de València are building their own development centre to improve their supersonic transportation prototype.

WorldSkills: Promoting excellence in education and training

The world’s greatest skills competition, promoted by Spain in 1950, is taking place in Abu Dhabi from 15 to 18 October.

Pablo Ibar appears on 5 April 2017 before Justice Raaj Singhal’s Court in Fort Lauderdale, Broward County, Florida. Photo: EFE/Giorgio Viera. (EFE)

The World Day against the Death Penalty has been celebrated every 10 October since 2003, and the European Day against the Death Penalty has been celebrated also on 10 October since 2007. Arguing strongly against capital punishment is a priority of Spain’s foreign policy in the field of human rights.

Rafael Moneo awarded prestigious art prize in Japan

Rafael Moneo is the first Spanish architect to be awarded the Praemium Imperiale, Japan’s most important prize for architecture. He was selected in recognition of his careful building designs, in harmony with the city landscape and the environment.

4th Marcathlon, a race for innovation and copyrights

The City of Madrid, the Spanish Patent and Trademark Office, and the Spanish Trademark Association are organising a 5.2km race and a children’s gymkhana at the AZCA Gardens to raise awareness of the importance of copyrights.

Introducing the Spanish National Science Team 2017

The most prominent researchers from Spain attended the Science and Innovation Gala 2017, an event sponsored by Marca España.

Seville to host World Congress of Pharmacy and Pharmaceutical Sciences in 2020

Every year, the event gathers more than 3000 professionals from over 100 countries around the world to discuss the future of the pharmaceutical industry.

Thirteen Spanish firms are taking part in the European mission Copernicus. Photo: ESA/ATG MediaLab.

The Spanish Association of Technology Companies for Defence, Aeronautics and Space (TEDAE) has organised ‘El espacio abierto’ (Open Space), an event where experts discussed the benefits the aerospace sector brings to society.

Caro y Cuervo: 75 years taking good care of the Spanish language in Colombia

The Colombian language institute celebrated its anniversary in a ceremony at the Instituto Cervantes headquarters in Madrid.