on May 21, 2020
Industrial Engineer for 24 years, current occupation: Industrial Engineer for 24 years, Professor at the School of Industrial Mechanics, School of Engineering at the University of San Carlos, Mentor at Project # TALA / Secretary of State of the Government of the United States United of America, for North Triangle and Mexico in use of Tic’s and programs for rural HUBS. Senior Advisor International in: Innovation, education, social-economic development for innovation, entrepreneurship, sustainable development, strategies and public policies. I currently participate in a RRING project, in the European Union, with support from the HORIZON 2020 program, which is very important for the lines that are being worked on, which include the theme of gender and science; which is a great experience for my development as an engineering professional. Lecturer at International Seminar and Meetings is on topics of Science, Technology, Innovation, Entrepreneurship, Orange Economy, Higher Education. Co-organizer of SPACE APP CHALLENGE/NASA-GUATEMALA. Business consultant and cooperation in the private sector, Directory of the Orange Economy and Creative Industries for the SICA Region, Argentina and Mexico. Guest Content Expert in the LEARN MORE of CUAED / UNAM-Mexico program (Coordinator of Open University and Distance Education). ISOC (INTERNET SOCIETY), chapter member in Latin America from 2017 to date. Researcher and consultant Strategies for Electronic Government and Open Government since 2012. Executive institutional management projects General Secretariat of the University of San Carlos of Guatemala; making the implementation and monitoring of projects for college at national and international monitoring in various areas which include: Social Entrepreneurship, Inclusion, Science, Technology and Innovation Centers access to information from more than 10 years ago; Education to Distance and topics on gender and youth, as well as being the liaison as an advisor for international cooperation with international organizations and friendly countries. Senior Advisor on issues of e-government, education, innovation, support to non-governmental organizations, private sector.
I served as the National Secretariat of Science and Technology of Guatemala (CONCYT-SENACYT), elected in a national selection process. Vice-president of the MOST-UNESCO General Committee, I was President of the MOST-GUATEMALA committee; Vice Gender and Technology and the Vice President of Electronic Commerce in ECLAC, occupy the Permanent Secretariat for the Forum CTCAP / SICA, head of the delegation of Guatemala wing UNESCO Summit in Paris, I directed the organization of annual international STI congresses, as well as the 1st. E-commerce at the international level, programming of the OAS Ministerial Summit, in Guatemala, the MOST-UNESCO regional school, Representative before the OAS Climate Change Committee, the signatory of the agreement for the creation of the Women’s Cabinet in Guatemala, for social inclusion issues based on the use of Science and Technology. Coordinator of technology support unit belonging to the Faculty of Engineering of the USAC (University of San Carlos of Guatemala), I have promoted and designed program s higher education in virtual mode for USAC; strategies to establish a network of telecenters across the country for projects of educational, social and economic development to reduce the digital divide and improve the quality of life of the population in rural areas, this jointly university with all economic sectors and productive of Guatemala and the government, through the use of technology and e-government. I prepared a draft Law on Public Safety dad Industrial, delivered to the Social Security Commission of the Congress of the Re of Guatemala public, in INTECAP (TECHNICAL TRAINING INSTITUTE) as instructor training and technical advice in companies on various issues such as: Marketing, Decision Making, Strategic Planning, Industrial Safety and Hygiene, etc., everything related to industry and administration.
In my performance in teaching, I taught courses, guide and supervise the practice of students closure career in business, in the professional area of the Faculty of Engineering of the USAC, in the areas of production, Statistics courses applied In the University Rafael Landívar, in the Faculty of Economics and in the faculty of Engineering. In addition to belonging to the planning committee of the School of Industrial Mechanics in the faculty of Engineering of the USAC, in the process with the entity of accreditation for university programs of Engineering ACAAI, endorsed by the Central American University Higher Council (CSUCA), in addition to being responsible for the certification project in ISO standards of the procedures of said school, as well as the technology center in the same faculty, Auditor certified in ISO standards.
Miriam Patricia Rubio Contreras
Miriam is working for the University of San Carlos. She is RRING’s partner in Guatemala, conducting interviews for WP 3.