BIST is a private foundation governed by a Board of Trustees composed by nine researchers of international reputation, the seven directors of the BIST Community Centres, four private foundations and the Government of Catalonia.
University of Minnesota (Twin Cities)
Max-Planck-Institute for Quantum Optics
Albert Einstein College of Medicine
Nanotech Institute of the University of Miami
Sloan Kettering Institute
University of California- Berkeley
University of Luxemburg (Rector emeritus)