The FBG in Figures

We contribute to economic and social progress through technological innovation

At the FBG we facilitate university-company collaborations to increase the university’s impact on society.

2016 Results

In 2016, the collaboration between the UB and the different socio-economic agents has allowed the development of 626 projects, and resulted in € 42 million in revenue, 17 technology licences, and the creation of 4 spin-offs

Contract Research

626

626 contracted innovation projects

12M€

in contracted revenue in 2016

4

business clusters

Technologies, materials, and licences

119

patents to transfer

67

patent applications

17

licencing contracts signed

Business Creation

25

active spin-offs

4

spin-offs created in 2016

41

entrepreneurial projects advised

Grants and Management Support

100

managed grants

796

people hired in relation to research projects

1.947

active innovation projects

Activities performed

42

promoted activities

743

beneficiaries

15

trade fairs and events participation

Managed Reference Networks

The FBG manages six of the eight reference networks of the Generalitat de Catalunya

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