CERCA is a group of research centers of excellence based in Catalonia with the mission to ensure the proper development of centres; to promote synergies and strategic cooperation; to improve the positioning, visibility and impact of research and to facilitate dialogue with the different public and private actors.
BIST is a leading institution of multidisciplinary research encompassing seven Catalan research centres of excellence. By fostering collaboration among its members, BIST plays a leading role in pushing the frontiers of science while becoming a global reference for training outstanding research talent.
TECNIO is an accreditation granted by the Generalitat of Catalonia to identify and give visibility to Catalan technology developers of R&D&I, with differential technological capabilities and the ability to transfer them to national and international companies.
In July 2020, ICIQ was accredited as a “Severo Ochoa Centre of Excellence” by the State Research Agency of the Ministry of Science and Innovation. This is the second time the institute obtains this recognition after having received it in 2014. The accreditation recognizes units and research centers that excel for being situated among the best in the world in their respective fields of research.
becoming a global reference for training outstanding research talent.
Scientist.com is an online marketplace used by the pharmaceutical industry to connect partners in the health sector. ICIQ offers its scientific know-how at the digital platform to optimize the externalization of scientific research in industry.