The General Secretariat is in charge of the management of the CYTED Programme, under the direction of the General Assembly. The General Secretariat includes the technical management bodies of CYTED, which are the Area Committees, each headed by a manager expert in each area of interest of the Programme.
The Area Managers are appointed by the General Assembly for a period of two years and may be elected for a further period. It also includes the Scientific Coordinator and the technical staff that provides support in the secretariat at the headquarters located in Madrid (Spain).
Oscar Cóbar Pinto (Guatemala, 1955) General
Secretary of CYTED 01 January 01st to June 30th
2019. Pharmaceutical Chemist and Ph.D. in
Chemistry with major in Organic Chemistry.
More than 20 papers published in high impact
scientific magazines, 40 years of academic
experience; Dean of the Chemical Sciences
School, Chairman at University of San Carlos,
Guatemala of; the General Research Direction,
Biological and Chemistry Institute at University.
Pro-tempore President of; General Assembly of
Iberoamerican General Secretariat -SEGIB-,
Council of Ministers of CTi -COMCYT- AOS, General Assembly of Global
Research Council-GRC-, Iberoamerican Program for Science and Technology
Former Secretaries General
Change Research -IAI-. “Outstanding Graduate Reserarch
Paper” from the NSF, USA, "Robert Laurus Award" from the
American Association for the Advancement of Science -AAAS-,
USA and National Medal for Science and Technology,
Congress of the Republic of Guatemala, among others.
Currently is the National State Secretary for Science and
Technology in Guatemala.
2012 – 2018 .- Alberto Majó Piñeyrúa
2003 – 2012 .- Fernando Aldana Mayor
1998 – 2003.- José Antonio Cordero
1997 – 1998.- Horacio Díaz del Barco
1989 – 1996.- Jesús Sebastián Audina
1986 – 1989.- Manuel Casero Nuño
1984 – 1986.- Eduardo Lechuga Jiménez
Responsable Gestión Económica
Pilar Moreno Escribano
Responsable Gestión de Acciones (I+D+i)
Sandra Mazoteras Moreno
Responsable Innovación y Logistica
María José Penas García
Responsable Comunicación e Imagen
Iván Molinero Recio