José de Diego CALVO
Institute for Business Competitiveness of Castilla y León
Department of Innovation and Entrepreneurship
José de Diego represents the Institute of Business Competitiveness of Castilla y León (ICE) in Brussels. He holds a Master’s degree in Science & Technology Social Studies and a double degree in Aerospace Engineering and Technical Aeronautical Engineering. From 1996 to 2012 he worked as a Project Officer on investments and research & innovation projects and other relevant programs related to innovation in the delegation of ICE in the province of Salamanca – Castilla y León (Spain). Between 1991 – 1996 he worked in different international projects in the field of engineering for important companies in the aeronautical sector. He has a broad experience in the promotion of the innovation, entrepreneurship and financial support and an extensive knowledge of the regional, national and European ecosystems. He has also been associate professor in the postgraduate programme of industrial engineering in the University of Salamanca (Spain).