As a consortium led or co-led by European programs of small and medium-sized companies, universities, large industries and corporations, research centers and non-profit associations, among many others, up to a total of 869 agents distributed in 49 countries Let’s participate. Institute by the Technological Institute of Castilla y Leon (ITCL). There are a total of 6 large projects related to sectors such as the automotive industry, health, water or agro-industry, which have been awarded by the European Commission with 46 million euros for their execution, which positions the Burgos center as a benchmark in advanced Is. Research in Europe.
To reach the current status, ITCL, which aspires to bring together around a hundred highly-qualified professionals (engineers, doctors and master’s degrees) on staff this year, has entered into a broad spectrum of research programs with a total of 89 proposals. Has participated, EU Growth and Innovation: Horizon 2020 (2014-2020) and Current Horizon Europe (2021-2027).
In total, 156 projects proposed by the European Commission have been selected and 10 projects worth 46 million euros have been received, four of which are still in the evaluation period. ITCL receives 5 million euros directly for its research, while the rest of the grant is distributed among participants in the consortium. “We have achieved 10% returns, which is a huge progress for a center of our specialties”, defends Maite Kobo, head of European programs at ITCL.
All these efforts, Cobo explains, promote the internationalization of the company, the transfer of technology to the participating companies, the capture of talent and the generation of knowledge and products.
(Full details in today’s print edition of Diario de Burgos)