This Wednesday, May 29, the B30 Area Association, the UAB, the UAB Research Park and the Eurecat technology center, have signed an agreement with the ALBA Synchrotron and ESADECREAPOLIS to incorporate them as new members of the Hub b30 platform.
After just over a year of its creation, the Hub b30 platform opens up to the incorporation of new agents for research, development and innovation of the B30 territory, which brings together 23 municipalities that are in the area of influence from the AP7 and AP2 stretch.
The objective is to group new entities to offer, amongst them, innovative, interactive and collaborative solutions, in a co-planning and co-creation environment, multidisciplinary and multisectoral, in order to improve the competitiveness of the B-30 territory.
In this direction, the rector of the Universitat Autònoma de Barcelona (UAB), Margarita Arboix; the Vice President for Innovation and Strategic Projects of the UAB and director of the UAB Research Park, Javier Lafuente; Corporate and Operations Director of Eurecat, Xavier López, and the president of the B30 Area Association, Josep Monràs today signed an agreement with the director of the ALBA Synchrotron, Caterina Biscari, and the director of ESADECREAPOLIS, Oriol Alcoba, to incorporate these two entities into the Hub b30 platform.
For the president of B30, Josep Monràs, the signature of today reflects “the work of the future project, innovation, research, complicity and exchange that we are doing from the Association, always with the look put and to the benefit of the creation of employment and the promotion of the economic activity of our territory “.
On the one hand, the incorporation of the ALBA Synchrotron will be to expand the collaboration by making the synchrotron light lines available to the academic and industrial community, which allow visualization of the atomic and molecular structure of materials and study their properties
On the other hand, ESADECREAPOLIS will provide its capabilities to inspire, facilitate and accelerate the innovation of companies, as well as detect market opportunities and link with the innovation system, the business fabric and the knowledge and abilities of ESADE.