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Current position. Elena is Tenured Scientist at the Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC), working at INGENIO, a joint Institute of the Spanish Council for Scientific Research and the Polytechnic University of Valencia, since 2004.

Training. Elena Castro-Martínez has a Degree in Chemistry from Universidad Complutense de Madrid and was awarded a PhD degree in Industrial Chemistry in 1983.  Moreover, she has taken part in three postgraduate programmes: Research Management in Public Administration (National Institute of Public Administration. Madrid, 1987); Business Management (EOI, Madrid, 1982); Environmental Engineering (EOI. Madrid, 1981).

Work experience. Between 1988 and 1993 she was Advisor to the Secretary General, and Deputy Director of the Technology Transfer Office, at the General Secretariat for the National R&D Plan (CICYT) (Research and Technology Interministerial Commission). She was responsible for starting-up the Technology Transfer Offices Network (OTRI network) of Spanish universities and public research centres bodies and for managing the science-industry cooperation programmes launched under National R&D Plan. In 1993-94 she was advisor to the Secretary of State of Universities and Research (Ministry of Education and Science), working on research and technology indicators and R&D budgets. In 1995 she was advisor to the Secretary General for the National R&D Plan, working on the definition of the 3rd R&D National Plan (1996-1999), and was a member of the Committee responsible for designing a programme to promote the cooperation between universities and enterprises (PACTI). She has also been in charge of the Spanish Council for Scientific Research (CSIC) Technology Transfer Office in the Valencian region (1995-2004).

She participates in R&D projects, financed by national, regional and European funds and also in knowledge transfer contracts and consultancy activities with different Spanish and foreign entities and enterprises.

She participates in the “European Forum for Studies of Policies for Research and Innovation” (Eu-SPRI Forum). Elena is a member of the Association GENET-Network for Gender Studies. She participates in the COST Action ENRESSH (European Network for Research Evaluation in the Social Sciences and the Humanities) (2016-2020).

Usually, she teaches master classes and organize courses and seminars on her speciality, not only in Spain but also in Latin American countries.

Profesional experience and advisory roles. She is member of the Scientific and Technological Council of Spanish Science and Technology Foundation (FECYT) and Advisor of the Organization of Iberoamerican States (OEI) (Committee on Science).

Research interests. Regional and Sectoral Systems of Innovation; Science-Society relationships; Research and Innovation policies design, evaluation and management; Innovation in the cultural sector.

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- , CSIC-Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas
- , Ministerio de Ciencia e Innovación - Agencia Estatal Innovación
- , Ciencia y Tecnología para el Desarrollo (CYTED)
- , The Research Council of Norway
- , VLC/CAMPUS de Campus de Excelencia Internacional
- , VLC/CAMPUS de Campus de Excelencia Internacional
- , Fundación Española para la Ciencia Y la Tecnología (FECYT)

Las ciencias humanas y sociales en la innovación: Nuevas respuestas a desafíos científicos y tecnológicos
Elena Castro Martínez, 2019. In: Nueva Revista de Política, Cultura y Arte.


Un caleidoscopio de interacciones: ciencia-sociedad en el sistema público español
Irene Ramos-Vielba, Elena Castro-Martínez, Pablo D’Este, 2019. In: .


Scientists’ engagement in knowledge transfer and exchange: individual factors, variety of mechanisms and users
Oscar Llopis, Mabel Sánchez-Barrioluengo, Julia Olmos-Peñuela, Elena Castro-Martínez, 2018. In: Science and Public Policy.
10.1093/scipol/scy020


Interacciones con actores no académicos: Encuesta a investigadores/as del sistema público español
Irene Ramos-Vielba, Elena Castro-Martínez, Pablo D’Este, 2018. In: .


Introducing the dilemma of societal alignment for inclusive and responsible research and innovation
Barbara Ribeiro, Lars Bengtsson, Paul Benneworth, Susanne Bührer, Elena Castro-Martínez, Meiken Hansen, Katharina Jarmai, Ralf Lindner, Julia Olmos-Peñuela, Cordula Ott and Philip Shapira, 2018. In: Journal of Responsible Innovation.
10.1080/23299460.2018.1495033


University patenting and technology commercialization – legal frameworks and the importance of local practice
Dagmara M. Weckowska, Jordi Molas-Gallart, Puay Tang, David Twigg, Elena Castro-Martínez, Izabela Kijeńska-Dąbrowska, Dirk Libaers, Koenraad Debackere, Martin Meyer, 2018. In: R&D Management.
https://doi.org/10.1111/radm.12123


External knowledge sourcing in the Spanish archaeological sector: Mapping the emergent stage of a business activity
Eva Parga-Dans, Elena Castro-Martínez, Mabel Sánchez-Barrioluengo, 2017. In: Revista española de Documentación Científica.
http://dx.doi.org/10.3989/redc.2017.1.1380


Strengthening SMEs’ innovation culture through collaborations with public research organizations. Do all firms benefit equally?
Julia Olmos-Peñuela, Ana García-Granero, Elena Castro-Martínez, Pablo D’Este, 2017. In: European Planning Studies.
http://dx.doi.org/10.1080/09654313.2017.1279592


Does it take two to tango? Factors related to the ease of societal uptake of scientific knowledge
Julia Olmos-Peñuela, Paul Benneworth, Elena Castro-Martínez, 2016. In: Science and Public Policy.
doi: 10.1093/scipol/scw016


La Vinculación Ciencia-Sociedad: Estereotipos y Nuevos Enfoques
Elena Castro-Martínez, Julia Olmos-Peñuela, Ignacio Fernandez-de-Lucio , 2016. In: Journal of technology management & innovation.
http://dx.doi.org/10.4067/S0718-27242016000200012


University technology transfer: the case of Spain
Adela García Aracil, Elena Castro Martínez, Joaquín M. Azagra Caro, Pablo D'Este, Ignacio Fernández de Lucio, 2016. In: .


Are sciences essential and humanities elective? Disentangling competing claims for humanities’ research public value
Julia Olmos-Peñuela;Paul Benneworth;Elena Castro-Martínez, 2015. In: Arts & Humanities in Higher Education.


Redes de colaboración de las unidades de investigación de la Universidad de Panamá: investigación, desarrollo e innovación
Ángel F. Zazo Rodríguez;Saúl Ardines González;Elena Castro Martínez, 2015. In: REDES - Revista hispana para el análisis de redes sociales.
http://dx.doi.org/10.5565/rev/redes.539


What Stimulates Researchers to Make Their Research Usable? Towards an ‘Openness’ Approach
Julia Olmos-Peñuela;Paul Benneworth;Elena Castro-Martínez, 2015. In: Minerva.
10.1007/s11024-015-9283-4


Are ‘STEM from Mars and SSH from Venus’?: Challenging disciplinary stereotypes of research’s social value
Olmos-Peñuela J., Benneworth P., Castro-Martínez E., 2014. In: Science and Public Policy.
10.1093/scipol/sct071


Elena Castro, Paula Otero y Carolina Canibaño, investigadoras de INGENIO (CSIC-UPV) han realizado el estudio de base del informe 'Mujeres e Innovación 2020', que fue presentado ayer por la tarde por…

Elena Castro Martínez, investigadora en INGENIO (CSIC-UPV), presenta "La innovación: un concepto polisémico y multidimensional", en el marco del Ciclo de Conferencias "Qué sabemos de..." del CSIC.
El…

Elena Castro Martínez, investigadora en INGENIO (CSIC-UPV), presenta "La innovación: un concepto polisémico y multidimensional", en el marco del Ciclo de Conferencias "Qué sabemos de..." del CSIC.
El…

Elena Castro, "La innovació: un concepte polisèmic i multidimensional", curs de la Universitat d'Estiu d'Andorra, dilluns 2 de setembre del 2019.
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Programa
Universitat d'Estiu d'…

Elena Castro e Irene Ramos presentan los resultados del Proyecto EXTRA en el "VI Encuentro de Profesionales de Transferencia y Gestión del Conocimiento" que tendrá lugar en Valencia los días 28 y 29…

Elena Castro, investigadora en Ingenio (CSIC-UPV) participa en el "Congreso Internacional: El patrimonio musical de la Corona de Aragón (1418-1707)" que se celebra los días 21, 22 y 23 de marzo en el…

Rosa Isusi participa en el Seminario: "La transferencia de conocimiento en educación. Un desafio estratégico" que se celebrará el 26 de febrero del 2019 en la Universidad de Santiago de Compostela (…

Elena Castro, Ingenio (CSIC-UPV), ha sido nombrada coordinadora del "Área Global Sociedad" del Consejo Superior de Investigaciones Científicas (CSIC). Esta Área es parte de las áreas científico-…

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21 de Noviembre de 2018
Ciudad Politécnica de la Innovación
Edificio 8E, Acceso J, Planta 4ª (Sala Descubre. Cubo Rojo)
Universitat Politècnica de…

Primera reunión de la Red Multibien - Argentina·Brasil·Colombia·Costa Rica·España·Portugal·Uruguay - para acordar marco teórico, propuesta criterios e indicadores de interacción universidad-sociedad…

El pasado jueves día 6 de septiembre de 2018 se presentaron los resultados del proyecto EXTRA a la Red de Universidades Valencianas para el fomento de la Investigación, el Desarrollo y la Innovación…

Elena Castro Martínez participa en la Mesa Redonda: "Mujeres, artistas e innovación educativa en el s. XXI. Retos y propuestas del "I Congreso Internacional Atenea Mujeres: Artistas, Tecnólogas" el…

Elena Castro Martínez participa en la II Jornada de Cultura Científica Empresarial celebrada en Madrid en la sede de la Fundación COTEC el 12 de diciembre del 2017.
La Jornada de Cultura Científica…

Elena Castro Martínez - Ingenio(CSIC-UPV) coordinadora académica junto con Juan Carlos Carullo - Centro REDES (Argentina), del Manual Iberoamericano de Indicadores de Vinculación de la Universidad…

Elena Castro - Ingenio (CSIC-UPV) coordina el Taller de Transferencia del Conocimiento en Humanidades y Ciencia Sociales: "La vinculación ciencia-sociedad. Estereotipos y nuevos enfoques en…

Ignacio Fernández de Lucio y Elena Castro Martínez - Ingenio (CSIC-UPV) participan en el Taller de Indicadores de Vinculación: Hacia una Aplicación del Manual de Valencia.
Los días 27 y 28 de abril…

Conferencia de la Dra. Elena Castro - Ingenio (CSIC-UPV), dentro del Ciclo de Música en la Capilla, Conciertos de Primavera 2017. La Nau.
PARAULES AL CONCERT
Iniciamos programación de primavera 2017…

Presentación
El Instituto de Gestión de la Innovación y del Conocimiento, centro mixto del CSIC y la Universitat Politècnica de València (INGENIO, CSIC-UPV) viene desarrollando desde hace más de 10…

The Conference: Peripheries, frontiers & beyond

This conference aims to stimulate reflection on the challenges posed to S&T indicator development and use in geographical, cognitive or…

Explaining researchers’ readiness to incorporate external stimuli in their research agendas
Julia Olmos Peñuela, Paul Benneworth, Elena Castro-Martínez
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2014-08
La innovación en patrimonio cultural: un espacio de confluencia de diversas bases de conocimiento
Elena Castro-Martínez y Román Fernández-Baca Casares
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2012-07
Motives for inter-firm cooperation on R&D and innovation: empirical evidence from Argentine and Spain
Edwards-Schachter, M.; Anlló, G.; Castro-Martínez, E.; Sánchez-Barrioluengo, M. & Fernández De Lucio, I.
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2012-04
Knowledge Transfer In Humanities And Social Science Research Groups:The Relevance Of Organizational Factors
Julia Olmos-Peñuela; Elena Castro-Martínez; Liney Adriana Manjarrés-Henríquez
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2010-15
Cooperación en I+D e innovación entre empresas argentinas y españolas: una aproximación empírica
Mónica Edwards Schachter, Guillermo Anlló, Elena Castro-Martínez, Ignacio Fernández-de-Lucio
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2010-14
Patterns and barriers for innovation and R&D cooperation between Argentine and Spanish firms
Mónica Edwards; Elena Castro-Martínez; Ignacio Fernández-de-Lucio
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2010-13
Knowledge transfer in the Social Sciences and the Humanities: informal links in a Public Research Organization
Elena Castro-Martínez; Jordi Molas-Gallart; Julia Olmos-Peñuela
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2010-12
El Sistema Español de Innovación
Carolina Cañibano Sánchez, Elena Castro-Martínez
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2010-09
Science And Technology Policies: A Tale Of Political Use, Misuse And Abuse Of Traditional R&D Indicators
Elena Castro-Martínez; Fernando Jiménez Sáez; Francisco Javier Ortega Colomer
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2008-09
"Interface Structures": Knowledge Transfer Practice In Changing Environments
Jordi Molas-Gallart, Elena Castro-Martínez, Ignacio Fernández-de-Lucio
INGENIO Working Papers Series - 2008-04
What role, economic model and benefits for Festivals in the digital age? An international cross comparison analysis in the audiovisual and publishing industries
Elisa Salvador; Elena Castro-Martínez; Jean-Pierre Benghozi
15th International Conference on Arts and Cultural Management, AIMAC 2019
Innovations in Early Music Festivals
Elena Castro-Martínez;Albert Recasens;Ignacio Fernández-de-Lucio
15th International Conference on Arts and Cultural Management, AIMAC 2019
From productive interactions to productive science system dynamics: understanding the key dimensions in developing SSH research societal impact
Benneworth, P., Olmos-Peñuela, J., Muhonen, R., Castro-Martínez, E.
T2S Technology Transfer Society annual conference 2018
Women scientific researchers and interactions with non-academic actors
Irene Ramos-Vielba, Pablo D'Este, Elena Castro-Martínez
23rd International Conference and Innovation Indicators in Transition
The dilemma of societal alignment in responsible research and innovation
Barbara Ribeiro; Lars Bengtsson; Paul Benneworth; Susanne Buhrer; Elena Castro-Martínez; Meiken Hansen; Katharina Jarmai; Ralf Lindner; Julia Olmos-Peñuela; Cordula Ott; Philip Shapira
XVI Triple Helix Conference 2018
Openness and barriers for societal engagement. Does usable research face higher obstacles within the academy?
Paul Benneworth, Julia Olmos-Peñuela and Elena Castro-Martínez
2017 Annual Conference of the Eu-SPRI Forum: "The Future of STI - The Future of STI Policy", organized by the AIT Austrian lnstitute of Technology, Center for lnnovation Systems & Policy
Putting in more than you take out" Towards evaluating research based on its public (not private) contributions
Paul Benneworth, Julia Olmos-Peñuela, Elena Castro-Martínez
21ST international conference on science and technology indicators
Educar para innovar, innovar para educar
Mariano Martín-Gordillo y Elena Castro-Martínez
Congreso Iberoamericano de Ciencia, Tecnología, Innovación y Educación
Understanding researchers’ openness to external parties influencing academic research
Olmos-Peñuela, J.; Benneworth, P; Castro-Martínez, E.
EU-SPRI 2014. Science and innovation policy: Dynamics, Challenges, Responsibility and Practice
Exploring relationships between societal engaging activities and research: evidences from a Spanish Public Research Organization
Olmos-Peñuela, J.; Castro-Martínez, E.; Fernandez-Esquinas, M., Amara, N.
EU-SPRI 2014. Science and innovation policy: Dynamics, Challenges, Responsibility and Practice
Explaining researchers’ willingness for non-academics to influence their research agendas
Olmos-Peñuela, J.; Benneworth, P.; Castro-Martínez, E.
Eu-Spri ECC: Interdisciplinarity in the Study of the Dynamics of Science, Technology and Innovations - 2014 INGENIO PhD Days
Relaciones informales de los investigadores de Humanidades y Ciencias Sociales con los agentes sociales
Olmos-Peñuela, J. y Castro-Martínez, E.
La colaboración científica: una aproximación multidisciplinar
Los festivales de música antigua: ¿espacios para la innovación?
Castro-Martinez, Elena; Albert Recasens; Alberto Poncela-Herrero; Sonia Martorell-Pons; Fernandez De Lucio, Ignacio
XV Congreso Latino-Iberoamericano de Gestión Tecnológica (ALTEC 2013)
Las dos culturas en la divulgación de la ciencia: una exploración de la influencia del campo científico de los investigadores
Olmos-Peñuela J., Castro-Martínez E., Fernández-Esquinas M.
XI Congreso Español de Sociología
Becoming entrepreneurial university: Fact or Fiction?
Arroyo-Vázquez, M.; Castro-Martínez, E.; García-Aracil, A.; Jiménez-Sáez, F.
2013 Eu-SPRI Forum Conference: Management of Innovation Policies
What might an entrepreneurial university constitute?
García-Aracil, A.; Castro-Martínez, E.; Jiménez-Sáez, J.; Arroyo-Vázquez, M.
2013 EU-SPRI Forum Conference
Who's who in the Spanish archaeology business? A roadmap to understand relationships
Eva Parga-Dans; Elena Castro Martínez; Mabel Sánchez Barrioluengo
2013 EU-SPRI Forum Conference. Management of Innovation Policies
The role of informal collaborations in the social sciences and humanities
Olmos-Peñuela, J.; Molas-Gallart, J.; Castro-Martínez,E.
2013 Eu-SPRI Forum Conference: Management of Innovation Policies
Motives to cooperate on r&d and innovation: empirical evidence from argentine and spanish firms
Edwards Schachter, Mónica Elisabeth; Castro-Martínez, Elena; Sánchez-Barrioluengo, Mabel; Fernández de Lucio, Ignacio
Globelics International Conference (Global Network for Economics of Learning, innovation and Competence Building Systems)
Las universidades en los sistemas de innovación: un rol multidimensional
Elena Castro-Martínez
XXXII ENEGEP - Bento Gonçalves