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Public Lecture by Germán Linzer, PNK Fellow 2013-2014, at The New School, New York.

OLA is pleased to welcome Germán Alejandro Linzer, President Néstor Kirchner Fellow for 2013-2014, who won the award after demonstrating academic excellence and a commitment to public service.


The Observatory on Latin America (OLA) of The New School and
the Universidad Nacional de San Martín (UNSAM)
are pleased to invite you to:

President Néstor Kirchner Fellowship 2013-2014
Public Lecture
by
Germán Alejandro Linzer 
Argentina
Challenges of Innovation:
Technology Development and Intellectual Property Rights in Latin America

Introduced by
David E. Van Zandt
President, The New School
MaríaCristinaPerceval
Ambassador, Permanent Representative of Argentina to the United Nations

Wednesday, November 20th, 2013, 6:00pm
Wollman Hall / The New School
65 West 11th Street, 5th Floor, New York, NY

OLA is pleased to welcome Germán Alejandro Linzer, President Néstor Kirchner Fellow for 2013-2014, who won the award after demonstrating academic excellence and a commitment to public service.
Linzer will present the challenges for the development of technology and intellectual property rights in Latin America. He will discuss the tensions and tradeoffs faced by Latin American countries in a highly competitive global environment for science, technology and innovation policy.
Germán Linzer is a manager of Intellectual Property Management at National Institute of Agricultural Technology (INTA). He received a BA in economics from the University of Buenos Aires and holds a Masters in Science, Technology and Innovation Management from the National University of General Sarmiento (UNGS), Institute for Social and Economic Development (IDES), and Centro REDES.
The fellowship is inspired by the legacy and achievements of former President Néstor Kirchner during his term as President of Argentina (2003-2007), coupled with his important work as the first Secretary General of the Union of South American Nations (UNASUR) in 2010.
The President Néstor Kirchner Fellowship, focused on the training of young leaders in South America, is organized by the Observatory on Latin America (OLA) of the New School, New York, and the Universidad Nacional de San Martín, Buenos Aires, Argentina.
The Lecture will be in English.
Admission is free, but seating is limited.
Reservations are required.
Please RSVP by November 18th to ola@newschool.edu

Guidelines for the 2014-2015 Call will be published in December 2013.
For details on how to apply, please visit:
www.observatorylatinamerica.org
http://www.becanestorkirchner.org

This program is supported by the JULIEN J. STUDLEY FOUNDATION
and the UNIVERSIDAD NACIONAL DE SAN MARTÍN, ARGENTINA

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