Paula Conte

FSMLR, Spain

Head of Project Management Office in Fundación Santa María la Real (Spain)

Master Degree in Environmental Science (University of Salamanca). She holds a certification in PMP® (Project Management Professional), Scrum Master and Innovation Management.

She has a wide experience in development and management of regional, national and European R&D and innovation projects from different programmes: H2020, Interreg, COSME, Intelligent Energy, LIFE, Creative Europe, DG Agri, etc.

Her main expertise lies in the agricultural sector and rural development, as well as culture, tourism, heritage and social innovation.

Her current tasks involve the identification of alliances and opportunities for new R&D and innovation projects, support of the implementation of the innovation system, coordination of innovation proposals, training on specialization programs, and management and support in the ongoing organization's projects.