GRIB has participated in the fifht edition of the Enterpreneurs Day that has taken place in the Catalonia Palace of Congresses (av. Diagonal, 661-671. Barcelona) from 30th to 31st of May 2006.
This event offers almost 200 activities as plenary sessions, lectures, workshops and face to face meetings where the enterpreneurs are offered the opportunity to explain their idea to start a business and the university research centers can offer their expertise to interested enterprises.
The Research Unit on Biomedical Informatics (GRIB-IMIM/UPF), as a research centre of the IT Network (Technological Innovations Network of the Centre for Innovation and Business Development (CIDEM) of the Catalan Government), has participated in the Innovation Espace. In this meeting space, the GRIB has had the opportunity to explain its mains research projects and get in contact with the business sector in order to give services of technological innovation to the companies.
The Enterpreneurs Day is an initiative jointly organized by Barcelona Activa; the Local Development Agency of the Barcelona City Council; the Official Chamber of Commerce, Industry and Navigation of Barcelona; the CIDEM; and the General Direction of small and middle-sized businesses Policy of the Ministry of Industry, Tourism and Commerce of the Spanish Government.