The Catalan Institute of Applied Research, Technology Innovation and Creativity (ARTIC) is an association of independent institutions that generates, captures, and transfers scientific and technological knowledge. The goal of ARTIC is to improve the competitiveness of companies, institutions and administrations and enhance the quality of life of citizens through research and innovation.
ARTIC links the expertise of CIMNE, Barcelona Media and the Fundació CTM Centre for Technology (two technology centers of the TECNIO network). Each of these organizations offers a distinct skill to the alliance, enabling ARTIC to make new contributions to the fields of Content Creation, Social Media Analysis, Security, Culture and Tourism, Energy, Environmental Technology, Numerical Simulation, Civil Engineering, Aeronautics, and Socioeconomics, among others.
ARTIC was created in 2013.
Further information: http://www.articalliance.com/