Jorge Antonio Hilbert graduated Agronomical Engineer University of Buenos Aires, 1980 Master Degree Farm Mechanization Univ. of La Plata, 1990 Specialist Negotiation and change. UBA 2000 doctorate in Science and technology UNGS former National Coordinator of the Bioenergy program (2006-2014), former director of the Rural Engineering Institute INTA (2001-2006). Present International consultant of INTA in innovation activities. Member of the Scientific Advisory Board (SAB) of IINAS International Institute for Sustainability analysis and strategy. Participant of International Energy Agency working groups; Cochair of agricultural subcommittee Global Methane Initiative, Coordinator and professor biomass in the master degree course of the Universidad Tecnologica Nacional, bioenergy professor at the Universities of Belgrano, ITBA, B.Blanca, & Comahue at postgraduate level, Steering committee member of the Pan American Biofuels and Bioenergy Sustainability Research Coordination Network (RCN), Advisoy board member del Journal international Biofuels Bioproducts and Biorefining, member of the scientific board of CCCLR Latinaomerica Renovable and chairman of the bioenergy commissions at the national agronomical engineers council and renewable energy national chamber.
Responsible and participant in research and development Projects of INTA and the European Union framework 7 & 20/20 EURENLAC programs (Biotop, Babethanol Global Biopact Simbio & Babetreal5). Former President of the Latin American rural engineering congress and responsible for national and international workshops and seminars. Active member of roundtable of sustainable Biofuels and Global Bioenergy partnership.
Author of seven books, more than 81 research papers and 218 articles published in different media in Argentina and abroad, 31 technical standards. National and international consultant and postgraduate professor at four Universities with more than 100 courses. Reviewer of international and national journals, columnist in different radio and TV programs.