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Dr. Pablo CatalanAssociate Professor University of ConcepcionIndustrial Engineering
Dr. Pablo Catalan is an Associate Professor in Public Policy with a major in Science, Technology and Innovation, and a minor in Management Technology. Before coming to Georgia Tech, Pablo worked at the Directorate of Strategic Studies of the University of Concepcion (UdeC) in Chile and was part of the Organizing Committee of the Global Biotechnology Forum held in Concepcion in March 2004 organized by the United Nations Industrial Development Organization (UNIDO) and the National Chilean Government. At the Technology Policy Assessment Center (TPAC) at GeorgiaTech, he has been involved in an NSF-funded project to identify innovative dynamics in the water supply and sanitation at global level by means of case studies in Mozambique, South Africa, Costa Rica, and Mexico; and a project funded by Chile’s National Commission of Science and Technology to determine patterns ruling technology diffusion in the Chilean Forestry Industry.