Excellence · Creativity · Commitment · Collaboration
i2CAT Foundation is a non-profit research and innovation centre that promotes mission oriented R&D activities on advanced Internet architectures, applications and services. The centre stands for a new open innovation framework, fostering the collaboration between companies, public administration, the academic environment and end-users.
Fostering collaboration for an Internet based on intelligent systems and smart technologies.
Internet has produced a superabundance of data, information and networks. The next step is to advance in the research and innovation of an Internet based on intelligent systems and smart technologies. The Internet of knowledge and creativity is the new challenge to face. i2CAT’s vision for the next 10 years is a networked smart world, a co-laboratory based on a new generation of networked intelligent technologies and systems, a co-creating platform between machines, people and the environment for a sustainable and smart future.
i2CAT’s activities span the areas of Research, playing a key role in the EU Framework Program for Research and Innovation; Strategic Projects, leading local initiatives that strengthen the digital policies of public administration, and Technology Transfer, fostering R&D collaboration with companies to develop innovative market-oriented solutions.
|Integrity, trust, flexibility.|
|Team, open innovation, agreements.|
Four pillars define our identity to advance towards a new digital society and economy.
|Core funding Government of Catalonia||10%|
|R&D Services to companies||20%|
|Business & Entities Project Contributions||22%|
|Support & Management||11|
|Services to companies||39|
|Strategic R&D Projects with Public Administration||8|