Address:
C/Profesor Potter, 51, 1º Dcha. Cabueñes. Parque Científico Tecnológico de Gijón. Gijón 33203

Telephone: +34 985 09 92 14

Contact: Enrique Jaimez

Web: http://www.aeiconocimiento.org

Conocimiento

INNOVATIVE KNOWLEDGE BUSINESS ASSOCIATION OF ASTURIAS, EIG

Knowledge EIG was founded in October 2009 with the aim of promoting technological development, innovation, knowledge management and applied research in the field of knowledge society.

It is registered in the Special Register of Innovative Business Groups of the Ministry of Economy, Industry and Competitiveness (REAEI-00102).

Goals

  • To improve the cooperation of the sector of Asturian Knowledge industries, both among member companies and with other bodies in the region.
  • To increase the demand for the sector of Asturian Knowledge industries by internationally promoting the image of an advanced region with a knowledge-based economy  and to position the Principality of Asturias in the global economy.

To promote regional development of high-impact cross-technology and knowledge projects involving the driving forces of the Asturian economy, and to ensure their application throughout the rest of the Asturian companies.

Activities

Mainly boosting activities and coordination. Compilation of members needs and interests through individual analytical work. This analysis allows for a better understanding of individual and collective needs, in order to put in relation the different areas of expertise and complementarities among partners.

To promote R&D&i projects and collaboration among partners in a cooperative environment integrating other agents from the sector’s value chain.

Developing value-creating linkages with customers, providers and specialised intermediaries. Customer linkages help develop innovations within the market. Linkages with suppliers help adjust costs. Linkages with specialised intermediaries, promote learning, new knowledge creation and identifying of new technologies.

Our ultimate and foremost goal is to promote innovation and cooperative projects through a better understanding of the activities of all partners