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


October 25, 2016

The IOT Solutions World Congress, an event focused on applied technology, will be held at the end of October

Oriented towards sectors as diverse as the transport or energy sectors, it also has an innovation and health area. Among others, it promotes multiple talks about how technology can help improve healthcare in different settings.


October 25, 2016

B·Debate invites you to a conference on the relationship between mental illnesses and childhood

These talks will focus on detecting how environmental factors in childhood and adolescence affect the development of mental illnesses, with childhood stress one of the major risk factors.


September 28, 2016

A new call for 60 vacancies for researchers in Catalan hospitals

The Department of Health of the Government of Catalonia launches a new aid scheme for hospitals to add 60 researchers within the framework of the new Strategic Plan for Research and Innovation (PERIS).