Sergi Munné: «The future of universities involves combining basic knowledge and knowledge transfer»

The project to 'awaken the trees' developed by the research group Antiox, from the Faculty of Biology, in collaboration with the company Biovert has achieved a place among the best university-industry experiences in the 2016 Atlas of Innovation...



The Humanities and Social Sciences: From Universities to Business

Merging the humanities with the business environment might initially seem a paradox, but actually it is not. In fact, over the past four years, the Bosch i Gimpera Foundation (FBG) has managed more than 1,600 contracts signed between researchers from t...



Industrial Design: from the UB to business

"The projects designed by students are more innovative if they know their work will be assessed by a real company," says Professor Josep Teruel in reference to the projects that some companies commission from students of the Faculty of Fine A...



The University of Barcelona opens a new line of funding to promote the innovation and transfer activities carried out by its researchers

The University of Barcelona has created the Fund for the Promotion of Innovation (F2I) through the Bosch i Gimpera Foundation, its office for the transfer of technology and innovation. The Fund is an initiative designed to foster the innovation and tra...



Two spin-offs of the University of Barcelona participate in Spin 2016

Two spin-offs of the University of Barcelona participated in Spin 2016, the meeting point of Latin American university entrepreneurship that will be held in Santiago de Compostela.

NeuroTransvirtual Technologies (NTV-Tech), a spin-off of the ...



Ruth de Diego: «Without language we would have to redefine ourselves as a species»

Ruth Diego Balaguer wanted to devote herself to sociology until psychobiology's web of brain networks captivated her. Specialized in Cognitive Neuroscience, this ICREA researcher is leading the research group ‘Brain Mechanisms of Language Lea...