Eduardo J. Trigo is Adviser for Bioeconomy Development at the Ministry of Agroindustry and Professor at the Center for Agribusiness of the Austral University, in Argentina. He has an extensive experience as consultant on bioeconomy issues and in the area of science and technology policy, organization and management. He has served as Scientific Adviser for different governmental authorities and as member of Academic Councils. He was Director of Science and Technology at the Interamerican Institute for Cooperation on Agriculture (IICA), and Director of Research at the International Service for National Agricultural Research (ISNAR). Trigo has a Ph.D. in Agricultural Economics from the University of Wisconsin.