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Current position. Research Fellow 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.

Training. Pablo D’Este has a Degree in Economics from Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), and a Masters Degree in Applied Economics from UAB. He was awarded a PhD degree in 2003 from SPRU - Science and Technology Policy Research at the University of Sussex; his thesis is on firm heterogeneity in the development of technological capabilities in the Spanish pharmaceutical industry.

Work experience. Pablo D’Este was a teaching assistant in Economics at the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona from 1992 to 1998. He was a Research Fellow at SPRU from 2002 to 2008, and was supported by a UK Economic and Social Research Council (ESRC) Postdoctoral Fellowship between 2004 to 2005. In 2006, he was appointed an Advanced Institute of Management (AIM) Research Fellow at Cranfield School of Management, and held a double appointment at Cranfield School of Management and SPRU, University of Sussex, between 2006 and 2008. Since July 2008 he has been a researcher at INGENIO (CSIC-UPV).

Research interests. His research covers the following topics: industrial dynamics and innovation; dynamic capabilities and knowledge creation in firms; university-business interactions and their impact on academic and business performance; academic entrepreneurship; proximity and formation of research partnerships; and the sources of and barriers to innovation.

Academic engagement and commercialisation: A review of the literature on university-industry relations
Perkmann, M.; Tartari, V.; McKelvey, M.; Autio, E.; Broström, A.; D'Este, P.; Fini, R.; Geuna, A.; Grimaldi, R.; Hughes, A.; Krabel, S.; Kitson, M.; Llerena, P.; Lissoni, F.; Salter, A.; Sobrero, M., 2013. In: Research Policy.
10.1016/j.respol.2012.09.007


Shaping the formation of university-industry research collaborations: what type of proximity does really matter?
Pablo D'Este, Frederick Guy,Simona Iammarino , 2013. In: Journal of Economic Geography.
10.1093/jeg/lbs010


The pursuit of academic excellence and business engagement: is it irreconcilable?
D’Este, P.; Tang, P.; Mahdi, S.; Neely, A. and Sánchez-Barrioluengo, M., 2013. In: Scientometrics .
10.1007/s11192-013-0955-2


The relationship between research funding and academic consulting: An empirical investigation in the Spanish context
D'Este, P.; Rentocchini, F.; Grimaldi, R.; Manjarrés-Henríquez, L., 2013. In: Technological Forecasting and Social Change.
10.1016/j.techfore.2013.04.018


Inventors and entrepreneurs in academia: what types of skills and experience matter?
Pablo D'Este, Surya Mahdi, Andy Neely, Francesco Rentocchini, 2012. In: Technovation.
10.1016/j.technovation.2011.12.005


What hampers innovation? Revealed barriers versus deterring barriers
D'Este,P.;Iammarino,S.;Savona,M.;von Tunzelmann,N., 2012. In: Research Policy.
10.1016/j.respol.2011.09.008


The impact of academic patenting on university research and its transfer
Crespi,G.;D'Este,P.;Fontana,R.;Geuna,A., 2011. In: Research Policy.
10.1016/j.respol.2010.09.010


The spatial profile of university-business research partnerships
D'Este,P.;Iammarino,S., 2010. In: Papers in Regional Science.
10.1111/j.1435-5957.2010.00292.x


Science and technology in the UK
D'Este,P.;Neely,A., 2008. In: .


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Upstream and downstream knowledge-based antecedents of academic entrepreneurship and technology transfer
Pablo D’Este, Irene Ramos-Vielba, Mabel Sánchez-Barrioluengo, Alfredo Yegros
University-Industry Interaction Conference, UIIN
Exploring and Yet Failing Less: The Role of Exploitation and Human Capital to Foster Learning from Exploration
Pablo D'este, Alberto Marzucchi, Francesco Rentocchini
15th International Conference of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society (ISS)
Connections Matter: How Personal Network Structure Influences Biomedical Scientists’ Engagement in Medical Innovation
Pablo D’Este, Oscar Llopis
15th International Conference of the International Joseph A. Schumpeter Society (ISS)
Brokerage roles and medical innovation: an empirical analysis
Oscar Llopis, Pablo D'Este
2014 Eu-SPRI Conference. science and innovation policy: dynamics, challenges, responsibility and practice
Simultaneous embeddedness in different networks and its effect on scientific knowledge generation: evidence from Spanish scientists.
Francesco Rentocchini, Pablo D'Este
Eu-SPRI 2014 Conference: “Science and Innovation Policy: Dynamics, Challenges, Responsibility and Practice”
Exploring and Yet Failing Less: The Role of Exploitation and Human Capital to Foster Learning from Exploration
Pablo D'este, Alberto Marzucchi, Francesco Rentocchini
DRUID Society Conference 2014 Entrepreneurship organization of innovation
Connections Matter: How Personal Network Structure Influences Biomedical Scientists’ Engagement in Medical Innovation
Pablo D’Este, Oscar Llopis.
DRUID Society Conference 2014 Entrepreneurship organization of innovation
How do personal research networks influence innovation? The biomedical context
Oscar Llopis, Pablo D'Este
DRUID Society Conference 2014 on Entrepreneurship - Organization - Innovation
Ego-network brokerage and involvement in translational research: evidence from biomedical scientists
Oscar Llopis, Pablo D'Este
Strategic Management Society Special Conference
Multiple gains from interactions with pros: firm's determinants
Vega-Jurado, Jaider; García-Granero, Ana; D'Este Pablo
COPENHAGEN CONFERENCE ON INNOVATION AND ENTREPRENEURSHIP (CCIE)
Pros and firms interactions: the role of firm characteristics and search strategies
Vega-Jurado, Jaider; García-Granero, Ana; D'Este Pablo
TS2 2013
Towards an alternative framework for the evaluation of translational research
Jordi Molas-Gallart, Pablo D’Este, Óscar Llopis and Ismael Rafols
27th Annual Conference of the American Evaluation Association. Evaluation Practice in the Early 21st Century
Framework for the evaluation of translational Research based on the Characterization of Social Networks and Knwoledge Exchanges Proceses.
Jordi Molas-Gallart, Pablo D'Este, Oscar Llopis, Ismael Rafols
27th Annual Conference of the American Evaluation Association. Evaluation Practice in the Early 21st Century
A Framework for the Evaluation of Translational Research Based on the Characterization of Social Networks and Knowledge Exchange Proceses
Molas Gallart, Jordi; Deste Cukierman, Pablo; Llopis, Oscar; Rafols, Ismael
Atlanta Conference on Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2013
Towards an alternative framework for the evaluation of translational research
Jordi Molas-Gallart, Pablo D’Este, Óscar Llopis and Ismael Rafols
Atlanta Conference on Science, Technology and Innovation Policy 2013
Conducting pro-social research: cognitive diversity, research excellence and awareness of the social impact of research
Deste Cukierman, Pablo; Llopis, O; Yegros Yegros, Alfredo
Triple Helix XI International Conference 2013
Conducting pro-social research: cognitive diversity, research excellence and awareness of the social impact of research
Deste Cukierman, Pablo; Llopis, O; Yegros Yegros, Alfredo
35th DRUID Celebration Conference 2013. Innovation, strategy and entrepreneurship
Lowering barriers to engage in innovation: the role of human capital
Deste Cukierman, Pablo; Francesco; Marzucchi, Alberto; Olmos-Peñuela, Julia
Conference. Business Innovation: Barriers and Public Policies = Conferencia "Innovación empresarial: Barreras y políticas públicas"
Business Innovation: Barriers and public policies
Pablo D'Este, Francesco Rentocchini, Julia Olmos-Peñuela y Alberto Marzucchi
Business Innovation: Barriers and Public Policies
Knowledge networks and knowledge creation among biomedical scientists
Llopis, O; D'Este, P.; Yegros, A.
Sunbelt Social Networks Conference