The UPC, through CIT UPC, was at the ninth edition of the European Meeting on Science, Technology and Innovation 2020, held in the Trade Fair and Congress Center of Malaga (FYCMA) on 12–13 February.
CIT UPC participated in various networking activities, in which the technological capabilities of the UPC were presented as well as various projects developed in companies in sectors such as industry 4.0, IoT, health, mobile technologies and urbanism, among others.
This year, the event had a participation programme involving over 1,600 companies and public entities, of which 180 were present in the exhibition area. In addition, 300 experts participated, as well as 50 Spanish universities and over 4,500 professionals from around twenty countries worldwide, such as Japan, Argentina, the United Arab Emirates, Portugal, etc. Over 5,500 work meetings were held.
Transfiere is a professional, multisector forum designed to promote innovation between research groups and companies. Transfiere brings together the entire Spanish innovation system, both public and private, and generates contacts of interest, synergies and knowledge exchange in strategic sectors of the economy.
The action has been jointly funded by the European Regional Development Fund of the European Union, through the ERDF Operational Programme of Catalonia 2014–2020.