Gran Canaria will have the world’s first High-Tech Marine Incubator boosted by the 1.6 million Euro backing of the Cabildo and Incyde

Gran Canaria will have the world’s first High-Tech Marine Incubator and the only one aimed specifically at the blue economy, out of the 12 incubators for different areas in Europe. The director of the Incyde Foundation, Javier Collado, confirmed this to the president of the Gran Canaria Island Council, Antonio Morales, on signing the agreement […]

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ICEX-Invest in Spain opens the third edition of Rising Startup Spain

ICEX-Invest in Spain opens the period for applications to participate in the latest Rising Startup Spain, a programme aimed at entrepreneurs in Spain who have a minimum 10% foreign participation. Through this programme, ICEX-Invest in Spain seeks to promote innovative projects developed by foreign nationals or non-resident Spanish nationals who are going to set up a business […]

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Meetings to make known the tax advantages in Gran Canaria to expatriates

Within the framework of the Best in Gran Canaria initiative, we held a gathering with expatriates who live on the island, and with those who had just arrived, to tell them about the tax advantages available in Gran Canaria. This was the first of a series of gatherings that came about due to many expatriates […]

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Talento Gran Canaria gathers in Barcelona 60 professionals “proud” of the level of qualification of people from Gran Canaria

The initiative Talento Gran Canaria brought together in Barcelona 60 people from Gran Canaria who reside in the city and who were able to get to know each other and connect professionally in a relaxed environment at the 4th Afterwork gathering organised by the Gran Canaria Island Council (Cabildo) through the Corporation for the Economic Development […]

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Over 500 researchers debate in Gran Canaria about aquaculture as an alternative to food supply for the future

Over 500 researchers from 43 countries are participating this week in the International Symposium on Fish Nutrition and Feeding being held in Gran Canaria to study the role of aquaculture in the future of food for human consumption. The fact it is being held in Gran Canaria “confirms the commitment and work carried out by […]

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Those attending ‘Cartoon Business’ will learn about the opportunities Gran Canaria offers the animation sector

Gran Canaria is committed to the audiovisual industry and, if proof of this were needed, it is the opening of ‘Cartoon Business’ today, an international event of reference in the animation business taking place on the island for the first time, and which will give the 130 persons registered the chance to learn about the […]

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Gran Canaria hosts the ‘Cartoon Business’ with 120 persons from 23 countries registered

Over 120 animation professionals from 23 countries have already registered to participate in ‘Cartoon Business’, an international event for the animation industry which has been held in the past in Ireland and the Netherlands and which will take place in Gran Canaria from 7th to 9th May. ‘Cartoon Business’ is a high profile seminar of […]

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New web portal with research from the ULPGC: ULPGC Research

For the research being carried out at the University of Las Palmas de Gran Canaria (ULPGC), a new web portal now exists, research.ulpgc.es, the aim of which is to concentrate all the information generated as far as Research, Innovation and Transfer are concerned, with a two-fold objective: • to promote the research and innovation work […]

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Bioasis Gran Canaria, an initiative to generate “blue” business

Gran Canaria is known internationally as one of the great centres for knowledge generation in aquaculture and blue biotechnology, partly owing to more than 30 years of research efforts and the magnificent climatic conditions for marine life the island affords us. Various species are already being produced commercially in Canary waters and there is, increasingly, […]

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Over 160 professionals debate the offshore industry’s future challenges

Today, the president of the Gran Canaria Island Council (Cabildo), Antonio Morales, opened the 2nd Oil & Gas Meeting Day, organised by the Stier Group under the heading “Embrace the future – Opportunities in Western Africa” which has turned Gran Canaria “into the meeting point for businesses that provide services to the offshore industry, where […]

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