Business Visit to Madrid(CDTI)

Business Visit to Madrid(CDTI)

On January 21st, EUPIC made a formal business visit to CDTI(Centro para el Desarrollo Tecnologico Industrial) in Madrid, Spain. CDTI is a Spanish national governmental Technology Transfer and Funds Management Center, also this center plays a role of coordination between Spain and EU scientific and technology departments such as European Spance Agency, EU Nuclear Lab and EUREKA etc. At present, the Chineka project, co-founded by CDTI(Spain) and TORCH( China) , is being put forwarded by both governments to promote the Chinese and Spanish SMEs technology transfer cooperation. Each year, Chineka seminar will be organized by CDTI and TORCH in turn in Spain and China,  the 2014 seminar was held in Chengdu during the 9th EU-China Business & Technology Cooperation in October,2014.

 

Juan Carlos Cortes, Director of International Programmes and Spanish Delegation to European Space Agency, representing CDTI welcomed the visit from EUPIC and there are some important projects and events could be co-organized by both parties based on the common interests of promotion of international projects and technology transfer. Such as the Chineka promotional seminar which are to be held in Chengdu and Neijiang in March of 2015, also the mission to Chengdu and Qingdao for the 10th EU-China BTCF in next November in Maritime industries. Also CDTI is very interested in organizing Chinese business delegation to Spain next year and held some brokerage events in Madrid as well.