The best research projects of today
for improving people's health tomorrow

The projects of 2016 edition have been selected. Find out the winners!


We help your bio-health project succeed

by providing you with high-value resources:


Up to 70.000 € to develop your scientific project and work on the valorization plan


Mentors to monitor and support your future project or spin-off


Networking and expert advice to generate business opportunities


Training in key areas to ensure quality improvement of your project

An entire community at your service

Mentors, experts, entrepreneurs and investors by your side

Doctor in Electronics

Rafael Raya

Centre of Automation and Robotics

Founder & CSO

Tamara Maes

Oryzon Genomics

PH D in chemistry, Ramon y Cajal fellow

Francisco Andrade

Universitat Rovira i Virgili

CaixaImpulse Programme in numbers

35 projects

€3.4 million invested

7.000 hours of training

News & Events


January 05, 2017

The 2016 CaixaImpulse Training Programme starts!

Immersion Week was held from 12 to 16 December, where participants attended various multidisciplinary sessions on the valorisation process, funding, intellectual property protection and project management, and had their first meeting with mentors.


February 14, 2017

B•Debate organises a discussion on the state of Industrial Biotechnology today for tomorrow's needs

The event will be held at the CosmoCaixa from 14 to 15 February, to discuss development in the biotechnology sector. Different problems, such as the production of chemicals and energy, use of renewable resources, and sustainability issues, will be analysed.


February 24, 2017

The AEEC organises the 4th National Congress of Scientific Entrepreneurs

The event will be held on 24 and 25 February at CosmoCaixa, with the aim of promoting the setting up of science and technology-based companies, forging synergies between the different stakeholders in the sector, and inspiring new generations to build the future knowledge society.