Along April, the Transference Brokers (TB) of the Universities of Málaga and Aveiro developed, jointly with the Automotive Cluster of Aragón (CAAR), their visit’s program to different entities in the province of Zaragoza.
After an initial meeting with David Romeral (Managing Director of CAAR) and his team, the planning of meetings was developed, which included a representative sample of the Aragonese business fabric.
During the 4 weeks stay, a total of 11 companies, 4 research centers and 4 clusters were visited: Health, Logistics, ICT and Energy Clusters; and joint actions were developed with them to expand collaboration networks such as the Technology Workshop for Industry 4.0 held last Thursday, April 26.
Among the visited companies are Libelium, Hiberus or EFOR specialized in ICT and Thermolympic, CEFA, BREMBO or FERSA dedicated to providing the automotive sector with different products and services: brakes, plastic injection or bearings. They have also visited companies such as ILUNION outsourcing or EXOVITE with very diverse technological needs.
Finally, the TB visited several Development & Innovation centers in order to find collaborative projects to participate together. Among them, the CIRCE Foundation, the I3A, AITIIP or ITAINNOVA underline, each of them focused on different topics: Energy, ICT or plastics are some of them.
After a month of intense meetings, the TBs return to their respective Universities to develop technological proposals adapted to the needs of each company to develop future R&D projects.