Group of Scientific Analysis and Prospective (APROC)

Researcher in charge: Begoña Granadino Goenechea



This group focuses its activity on the analysis of the mechanisms and factors involved in the generation of scientific knowledge, processes of transfer of scientific and technological knowledge to the productive and social sectors and on the study of the social and economic impacts of the science. The main target fields concerned are Biotechnology, Life Sciences, Energy and sustainable technologies and Biomedical sciences. The group is also interested on foresight analysis in order to improve the scientific development of the above mentioned fields.


Priority lines 

  • Analysis of public R&D systems.
  • Dissemination of science.
  • scientific prospective.
  • Social impact of science and technology.



Instituto de Filosofía (IFS)

Dept. of Science, Technology and Society