IQS Tech Factory News

On July 11, 2016

The acceleration program, IMAGINE IF!, celebrates its first final in Barcelona

Imagine IF!, the first truly global competition and accelerator program for science-based projects organized by IQS Tech Factory and Innovation Forum, celebrates the Demo Day, its first final in Barcelona  The event will host the presentations of the 10 entrepreneurial and scientific projects selected during the initial phase of the program  The winner will compete
On June 13, 2016

Buildair, the road to success

Within the framework of IQS Tech Factory lectures, last May we got a visit from Buildair’s founder Javier Marcipar . This talk provided us the opportunity to discover the experiences that were hidden behind a successful case like Buildair. Javier Marcipar started the talk stepping back in time and remembering that it all began in
On June 8, 2016

IMAGINE IF!, the first truly global acceleration program launches in Barcelona

  The day finally arrived. After months of preparation, Innovation Forum and IQS Tech Factory launched last Thursday in Barcelona, ​​IMAGINE IF!, the first truly global competition and acceleration program for entrepreneurs and scientific projects. Institut Químic de Sarrià was the place chosen to host and initiate IMAGINE IF!. At six o’clock everything was ready
On June 6, 2016

Roundtable at Biz Barcelona

Entrepreneurship is also industrial June started with a new edition of Biz Barcelona, the reference event for SMEs and entrepreneurs. For the second consecutive year IQS Tech Factory organized a roundtable that dealt with entrepreneurship from a different point of view, giving voice to some of the most important sectors of the industry today. How
On May 27, 2016

IQS and trifermedCBDO join forces to bring an innovative bioadhesive technology to market

The cooperation agreement opens the door to the generation of new business opportunities for other disruptive technologies created at IQS’s laboratories Dr. Pedro Regull, Managing Director of IQS, a university center leader in innovative technologies in chemistry, biotechnology and engineering; and Prof. Dr. Sergi Trilla, CEO of trifermedCBDO, company specialized in business development in the
On May 12, 2016

IMAGINE IF!, the first truly global competition and accelerator program for science-based projects lands in Barcelona

  The participants will compete with fifteen other European cities and will have the opportunity to develop their ideas internationally   Innovation Forum, in collaboration with IQS Tech Factory, organizes for the first time IMAGINE IF!, a truly global competition and accelerator program for science-based entrepreneurial projects in Barcelona, under the theme “Improving Life”. IMAGINE
On February 16, 2016

IQS TECH FACTORY LAUNCH EVENT

  After few months of activity, we finally hosted an official launch. For this, we invited four awesome entrepreneurs to join us on a roundtable and discuss about the adventure of starting-up.  What follows is a summary of the evening, previously posted at IQS’ website news section. IQS TECH FACTORY, AN UNIQUE ENTREPRENEURSHIP CENTRE WHERE
On September 15, 2015

After summer news

Summer is over. Long is forgotten the murmuring of sea waves while reading at the beach. We wish you had a great time during the summer break, and that the return to the university, and to work has been smooth. Few things happened before holidays at Tech Factory, that we’d like to update about. New
On July 8, 2015

Tech Factory Roundtable at BizBarcelona

Last week Tech Factory organized a roundtable at Bizbarcelona; the tradeshow about entrepreneurship and SME’s organized by Barcelona Activa. Several IQS’s spin off representatives gathered for a roundtable discussion with the title “From Lab to Market: Building Value-Added Companies”. The members of the roundtable included Eduard Diviu (Sagetis Biotech), Robert Teixidó (Tractivus), Kiko Ripoll (Sailing
On June 30, 2015

Welcome to Tech Factory!

With this blog entry we would like to welcome you to Tech Factory IQS’ center for entrepreneurship. With 109 years of history, IQS is one of the most prestigious universities combining science, engineering and business management. Many scientists, engineers and business people went though IQS’s laboratories, workshops, and classrooms over the years. In fact, IQS has