The Network of Scientific and Technological Parks of Catalonia
The Network of Science and Technology Parks of Catalonia (XPCAT) holds big spaces of production, transfer, diffusion and use of knowledge. It also works as the point of contact for the research and the innovative community. It consists of an important number of centres and groups for university research, technological centres, large companies and their associates R&D centres, companies focusing on innovation as well as new knowledge based companies. For this reason, it counts on many personnel engaged in research, development and innovative activities in a wide range of disciplines. It has one of the best infrastructures and a great amount of services specialized in new structures and new management systems ready to reply to the challenges of the global economy of knowledge.