Under Secretariat of Policies in Science, Technology and Productive Innovation

Ing. Jorge Aguado

Jorge Aguado

Under secretary of Policies in Science, Technology and Productive Innovation.

An Industrial Engineer from the Buenos Aires Institute of Technology (ITBA), he devoted himself to technology in the private sector for several years until 2010 when he started his career in the Buenos Aires Ministry of Finance. Until 2015, he worked as general manager of Educational Technology of the Buenos Aires City Ministry of Education. In addition, he founded and chaired IDEA Joven.

Role of the Under Secretariat

The Under Secretariat of Policy is responsible for creating and strengthening local and regional meeting places to fulfill the social policies developed by the Ministry.

Main Responsibilities:

  • Submit drafts of national plans and programmes in science, technology and innovation taking into account policies for harmonious and inclusive growth in the country.
  • Develop tools to increase technological and competitive capabilities of the National System of Science, Technology and Innovation.
  • Study mechanisms for the creation and promotion of technology-based companies.
  • Design instruments to favour associativity and encourage innovative regions or sectors.

National Directorate of Policies and Planning

It provides assistance to the Under Secretary in the development of national plans and policies for strengthening the SNCTI.  Moreover, it carries out actions to increase the competitiveness of the production system.

 

National Directorate of Technological and Innovative Development

It provides assistance to the Under Secretary in the design and development of tools that encourage technological growth and innovation at both regional and sectorial level.

National Technology and Social Innovation Programme

It supports the Under Secretariat of Policies in Science, Technology and Productive Innovation to design and implement tools oriented to create and use scientific knowledge, technological production and innovation towards social development.

CONTACT US

Under Secretariat of Policies in Science, Technology and Productive Innovation
Phone: (54-11) 4899-5000
politicascyt@mincyt.gob.ar
Godoy Cruz 2320 (C1425FQD)
Autonomous City of Buenos Aires

National Directorate of Technological and Innovative Development
Phone:(54-11) 4899-5000
innovacionargentinat@mincyt.gob.ar
Godoy Cruz 2320 (C1425FQD)
Autonomous City of Buenos Aires

National Directorate of Policy and Planning
Phone: (54-11) 4899-5000
planificacion@mincyt.gob.ar
Godoy Cruz 2320 (C1425FQD)
Autonomous City of Buenos Aires

National Technology and Social Innovation Programme
Phone: (54-11) 4899-5000
innovacionsocial@mincyt.gob.ar
Godoy Cruz 2320 (C1425FQD)
Autonomous City of Buenos Aires