Pedro Figueroa is Co-Founder and President of DiploCientifica. He has a Masters in international relations and Bachelors in political and administrative science. He has a decade of experience promoting international cooperation in science and technology. Pedro is an Expert in international project management, Advisor on foreign policy and internationalization of science. He served as Coordinator of the International Relations Unit at CONICYT Chile. Former NCP (National Contact Point) for Horizon 2020 and Senior Official for the JIRI (joint initiative in research and innovation) CELAC-EU. Technical Secretary of ICGEB Chile. He has helped expand current global partnerships and launch new initiatives for Scientific Diplomacy. Coordinator of international cooperation at ANID.