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

Call for proposals CaixaImpulse 2016 is closed


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

15 projects

€1.4 million invested

3.000 hours of training

News & Events


June 30, 2016

From Microbes to Medicines. The B-Debate Seminar on the Human Microbiome.

The debate will be held at the CosmoCaixa on June 30 and July 1, to present the latest research in this field. The newest Microbiome research from the prenatal and early childhood stages, as well as in cancer, HIV/AIDS, infectious diseases, metabolism, and obesity, will be presented.


July 14, 2016

Join the #CataloniaBioBBQ 2016

The 14 July CataloniaBio organizes the summer barbacue-networking for entrepreneurs, scientists and professionals in the fields of Healthcare and Life Sciences in Catalonia.


July 31, 2016

EIT Health Business Plan Aggregator. An Accelerator Programme for european entrepreneurs

If you are a micro or small enterprise, a spin-off or a start-up, in medtech, biotech or digital health and you have a promising business concept, EIT Health will award the best business plans for each category. Innovation’s impact in terms of societal challenges will be an important focus.