PhD in Inorganic Chemistry from the University of London. Eva Loste has worked in the field of scientific communication since 2003, gaining wide experience in the communication of projects and research centres, and in preparing scientific-cultural activities. She was with the Spanish television programme Redes (TVE) for four years. In 2006 she was the executive director of The Social Brain Chair, a centre from the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB) involved in bringing Social Neuroscience closer to the general public. In 2008, she became responsible for communication in the Office of Learning Technology at the Universitat Oberta de Catalunya (UOC). Eva has occasionally collaborated on popular science magazines and training courses. She is currently the manager of Ubik media.
Rafael Loste holds a chemical engineering degree obtained at the Instituto Químico de Sarrià and a master in business administration by the UNED. He has been working for more than a decade in the base chemicals buying and selling sector both in the United Kingdom and France. During his 13 years in CESPA, an environment specialised company within the Ferrovial group, he held several senior management positions. Currently, he is partner at the UbiK media agency.
Beatriz Barco holds a biology degree from the University of Barcelona and Masters in Science Communication from Pompeu Fabra University. Beatriz Barco has worked as a journalist and science scriptwriter since the year 2000, mainly for the Spanish television programme Redes (TVE) and children’s programmes. She has also edited and written informative content for various publications. Beatriz is currently a collaborator with COMRàdio and lectures on postgraduate and master’s courses in the Elisava School of Design.
Biologist and writer. Bru Papell has been involved in areas of communication for more than a decade. He has worked mainly for online media and magazines. He has also collaborated with different associations for communication and informative projects, such as newsletters, managing conferences and organising workshops for young people.
PhD in Genetics from the Autonomous University of Barcelona and Master in Scientific, Medical and Environmental Communication from the University Pompeu Fabra. During more than 10 years Laura Fontrodona has been dedicated to biomedical research in national (IDIBELL and VHIR in Barcelona) and international (Yale Medical School in the United States) centres, activity that she has combined with teaching and the development of educational science workshops for teenagers. In the last years she has worked in several communication agencies in the health sector and she has published articles and reports in blogs and specialized journals.
Carolina Pozo holds a Biomedical Sciences degree by the University of Barcelona and Master in Scientific, Medical and Environmental Communication by the UPF Barcelona School of Management (UPF-BSM). She has been part of the communication office of the Pompeu Fabra University for three years, and she has also contributed to the Ellipse publication, the communication channel of the Barcelona Biomedical Research Park (PRBB). Her desire to continue growing has encouraged her to join the UbiK team as a freelance and to teach master students at UPF-BSM.
A Publicist by the Universidad Jorge Tadeo Lozano in Bogota, Colombia, she arrived in Barcelona to take the Master on Design and Art Direction at Elisava. She is passionate for design, technology and science development, so the opportunity to take an internship in UbiK media was perfect for her, where she works developing the graphic image and also collaborating in several projects. Laura has worked in design studios where she has had the opportunity to acquire experience in graphic design and photography applied to the editorial sector.