21 Nov Alliance of centres and entities of excellence Severo Ochoa and María de Maeztu (SOMMa)
On October 18th 2017, the 25 centres and 16 entities of research accredited with the Spanish excellence distinctions Severo Ochoa and María de Maeztu formed the alliance Severo Ochoa y María de Maeztu (SOMMa). The SOMMa foundation meeting was chaired by the Spanish Secretary of Research, Development and Innovation, Carmen Vela. The institutions, among which IGFAE is included, cover a wide range of natural and social science disciplines. The main goal of SOMMa is to promote and strengthen the member institutions at international level as well as to give more visibility to their research.