Research & innovation
are at our core

At i2CAT, we generate mission-driven research in fields like 5G, IoT, Immersive Technologies, Artificial Intelligence, RINA, Cybersecurity and Blockchain.

We work to achieve excellence in knowledge generation and in its transference to the market, the citizens and Public Administrations through the participation and leadership in European research projects and the cooperation with other local R&D agents.

We foster your

The collaboration with companies and users is key to co-develop and co-create innovative solutions and products that have a transformative impact in society.

We provide R&D services to meet business and societal challenges in the fields of Smart Cities, eHealth, Industry 4.0, Smart Mobility and Creative Industries.

We are committed
with the digital
society of the future

i2CAT wants to design the digital society of the future based on research and innovation in advanced digital technologies and to become a benchmark organization in digital innovation for public administrations.

With this in mind, i2CAT leads strategic projects and initiatives aimed at increasing the international projection of Catalonia as an innovative digital country.

We care about
research impact

The outcomes and the knowledge have to be transformed in assets that bring value and benefits to the society and the economy.

We have focused in the generation of technologies to be transferred to the market.

Funding opportunities for Business Innovation

i2CAT offers innovative technologies and services, through research and applied development, to improve processes to create and digitize new products.

With our experience in supporting innovation, we can collaborate with companies to apply to some calls as a technological partner. We are currently participating in the financing line “CDTI-Cervera R&D transfer projects” and in the grants “Coupons” from ACCIÓ.

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What's your

More than 15 years working on international and local R&D projects in advanced digital tecnologies endorse i2CAT’s expertise to meet business and societal challenges through innovation.

Board of Trustees


The i2CAT Foundation is a non-profit research and innovation center that promotes mission-driven R&D activities on advanced Internet architectures, applications, and services. More than 15 years of international research define our expertise in the fields of 5G, IoT, VR, and Immersive Technologies, Cybersecurity, Blockchain, AI, New Space, and Digital Social Innovation. The center partners with companies, public administration, academia, and end-users to leverage this knowledge in order to meet real social and business challenges.