Diego Velasco

Head of Innovation, IRYCIS of the ITEMAS network

Diego  Velasco

Speaker Bio


Head of Innovation at Ramón y Cajal Hospital Health Research Institute (IRYCIS). This Innovation Unit belongs to the Platform for Innovation in Medical and Health Technologies (ITEMAS.



Broad experience in patent and spinoff market assessment, currently managing up to 30 health innovation projects. Substantial experience in company valuation and license negotiation. Interested in Business Development and entrepeneurship.