Eurecat is the Technology Centre of Catalonia. Providing the industrial and business sector with differential technology and advanced expertise, it offers solutions to their innovation needs and boosts their competitiveness in a fast-paced environment. Eurecat accelerates innovation, cuts down scientific and technological infrastructure costs, reduces risks and provides specialised knowledge for each company.
The range of services offered by the centre are primarily focused on: applied R&D, technological services, information technology consulting, highly specialized training, product and service development, and promotion and distribution of technological innovation. Eurecat is the result of the integration of the most important technology centres from the TECNIO network (Ascamm, Barcelona Media, BDigital, Cetemmsa and CTM). Combines the experience of over 450 professionals and generates an annual income of €40M.
The technology centre serves over a thousand businesses, participates in over 160 national and international R&D&i high level strategic projects, and has 72 patents and 7 spin-off. It is made up of seven centres in Catalonia and one more in Latin America (Brazil). Eurecat it’s specialised in 16 areas, which includes robotics and autonomous systems, functional printing, functional textile, IT-Security, e-health, metal and ceramic materials, plastics and composites materials, innovative processes, innovative product development, simulation, sustainability, smart fabrics, Big Data & Data Analytics, audiovisual and multimedia tecnologies, Digital humanities, and Smart management systems.
Eurecat aims its services at all business sectors but especially at seven key strategic areas of RIS3Cat: Food, Energy and Resources, Industrial Systems, Design-based Industries, Industries related to sustainable mobility, Health Industries and cultural, experience-based industries.
More info: http://www.eurecat.org