Until 6th September 2018

Open calls to cooperate with Catalan firms in R&D projects

Are you an international company and need a partner for your project?

Depending on the countries of origin and the activities carried out international companies and entities have different collaboration possibilities with Catalan companies. R&D cooperation projects with Germany, Israel, Chile, South Korea, France, Canada, UK, Cuba, China and Massachusetts (USA) will be welcome.

FRANCE and CATALONIA – R&D projects

Catalan and French companies will receive financial support to develop R&D cooperation projects. Catalan companies will be funded by ACCIO (the Catalan Agency for Competitiveness) through the International R&D Nuclis Unilateral programme.

French companies will be funded by Bpifrance (the French Public Investment Bank) in charge of financing and developing French companies. Bpifrance will provide access to public funding for cooperation projects in the framework of the Aide pour le développement de l’innovation (ADI) programme. ACCIÓ and Bpifrance will support project partners during project proposal, evaluation and monitoring phase.

If you are a French company interested in a cooperation project with a Catalan company, please contact your local funding agency as soon as possible and before submitting an application.

Contact us: Marie Le Moigne

GERMANY and CATALONIA – R&D projects

Catalan and German companies will receive financial support to develop R&D cooperation projects. Catalan companies will be funded by ACCIO (the Catalan Agency for Competitiveness) through the International R&D Nuclis Bilateral programme.

German companies will be funded by AiF PROJEKT GmbH in charge of financing and developing German companies. AIF PROJEKT GmbH will provide access to public funding for cooperation projects in the framework of the Zentrales Innovationsprogramm Mittelstand (ZIM) programme. ACCIÓ and AIF PROJEKT GmbH will support project partners during project proposal, evaluation and monitoring phase.

If you are a German company interested in a cooperation project with a Catalan company, please contact your local funding agency as soon as possible and before submitting an application.

Contact us: Teresa Puerta

SOUTH KOREA and CATALONIA – R&D projects

Catalan companies and the Technological Centre of South Korea will receive financial support to develop R&D cooperation projects. Catalan companies will be funded by ACCIO (the Catalan Agency for Competitiveness) through their International R&D Nuclis Unilateral programme.

The South Korean Technological Centre has to belong to The National Research Council of Science & Technology (NST). ACCIÓ and NST will support project partners during project proposal, evaluation and monitoring phase.

Contact us: José Serrano

ISRAEL, CHILE, CANADA, UK, CUBA, CHINA, MASSACHUSSETS, and CATALONIA – R&D projects

Catalan companies will receive financial support to develop R&D cooperation projects together with partners (companies or technological centres) from Israel, Chile, Canada, UK, Cuba, China and Massachusetts (USA).

Catalan companies will be funded by ACCIO (the Catalan Agency for Competitiveness) through the International R&D Nuclis Unilateral programme.

ACCIÓ will support project partners during project proposal, evaluation and monitoring phase.

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Success stories

MICROBIOME is a cooperative project carried out by the German company IEG Technologie GmbH and the Catalan company Hidronit Medioambiente S.L. The objective of the MICROBIOME project is to combine in situ Groundwater Circulation Well (IEG-GCW®) technology with new biostimulants for microbial degradation of chlorinated aliphatic hydrocarbon (CAH) contaminated groundwater.

The German company IEG Technology and the Catalan company Hidronit were both supported in the process of structuring their partnership