Innovation Brunchs

Meetings that show the most disruptive technologies and how they influences in the business and society. They are dedicated to innovation lines in specific fields that allow knowing the tendencies that are configured in that area, as well as the experts of the sector.

The Brunchs are aimed at small and medium companies that want to innovate with the research institutions of the territory.

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Smart Rural

Oct 09 / 2020
Abandonment of rural areas often leads to a loss of food, energy, forestry, landscape and cultural identity resources.
We call Smart Rural the initiatives to articulate circular green economies of a local nature that seek to re-boost competitiveness in the rural world, providing multiple benefits of economic, social, environmental and territorial balance.
This online innovation brunch will address the trends and innovations that are emerging in this field, with the help of expert speakers.




Jul 01 / 2020
In the Cloud age, connected devices and massive data generation, digital criminals can exploit organizations' vulnerabilities to manipulate computer infrastructure and steal data, with detrimental economic and reputational effects.
This brunch will provide insights into trends and innovations in this field, and will be discussed with company and university experts.

Smart sports

Feb 21 / 2020

This brunch will provide a vision of trends in the sports industry, such as wearable devices, intelligent sports clothing and biometric data management.


Campus de Sabadell de la UAB (Calle Emprius 2, 08202 Sabadell)

Biopharmaceutical production

Nov 29 / 2019

This Brunch brought together pharmaceutical companies and research personnel to discuss innovations in the biopharmaceutical field. There was a presentation of the collaboration case between Kymos Pharma Services and the Department of Pharmacology, Therapeutics and Toxicology of the UAB to promote an Industrial Doctorate on biosimilar medications.

Gamification and heritage

Oct 04 / 2019

In this Brunch you can learn about innovations in the development of simulations, games, collaborative applications, mobile devices and solutions for museums, with the Institute of Artificial Intelligence Research (IIIA-CSIC), the Department of Prehistory of the UAB and the City Council of Banyoles.

Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Circular water

Jul 05 / 2019

The circular economy applied to the water sector opens new opportunities of research and business. During this Brunch, the case of collaboration between CETAQUA and the municipalities of Gavà and Sabadell was presented.

Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Microbial Resistance

May 24 / 2019

The worldwide flow of people, food products, animals and plants makes the circulation of pathogens very permeable by simultaneous routes. The massive and indiscriminate use of antibiotics to combat them causes the phenomenon of microbial resistance to antibiotics (RMA).

Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Smart Food

Mar 29 / 2019

It is usually called "smart food" to refer to foods that through the application of new technologies improve their nutrition and healthy effect, preserve food safety and better fit consumer preferences and needs .

Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Big Data in the social healthcare sector

Dec 14 / 2018

In the social-health sector, the incidence of Big Data is particularly relevant for the implantation of Electronic Clinical History (EHR), due to the explosion of genomics, and the fact that most of the data generated are unstructured.


Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Product innovation in Cosmetics

Nov 16 / 2018

Perfume and cosmetics is a mature, strong and growing sector with a special commitment to internationalization and innovation. The biggest challenges of the formulations are consistency, stability, efficiency and security, but in this industry, innovation is mainly based on changes in consumer preferences on textures, formats and fragrances, as well as the Search for new market niches.


Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Neuromarketing for the retail sector

Oct 26 / 2018

Neuromarketing aims to improve the effectiveness of marketing through neuroscience, and in traditional commerce it has become a way of differentiation, because it gives personal experience and emotional connection the shopping experience.


Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Digitalisation and exploitation of data in the public sector

Sep 28 / 2018
The transfer case was presented between the City Council of Sant Feliu, the Computer Vision Center (CVC) and the Center for Demographic Studies (CED) regarding the recovery and dissemination of historical records, as well as examples of innovative practices by municipalities, companies, technology centers, research groups, and entities that work in this field.
Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

New packaging solutions for fresh foods

Jul 06 / 2018

During the session, IRTA and Carburos Metálicos presented their project collaboration for the development of a food container with a gas atmosphere. Moreover, the assistants could listen examples of innovative practices in intelligent packaging from the hand of companies, technology centers, research groups, consortiums and entities working in this field.

Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Smart waste management: industrial symbiosis

Jun 08 / 2018

The collaboration between the company Distiller S.A. and the BIO-GLS Technology Center on waste treatment and biogas production. Furthermore, examples of innovation were also provided by companies, public consortiums, technology centers, entities and other research groups.

Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Solutions for smart mobility

May 11 / 2018

In this session was presented the transfer case between SEAT and the Computer Vision Center to develop mobility solutions. Moreover, the assistants could discuss examples and experiences of new technologies that are taking place in sustainable mobility.

Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park

Sensors in healthcare

Apr 20 / 2018

The case of Devicare, developer of innovative solutions for diagnosis, prognosis, treatment and monitoring of chronic diseases, and its collaboration with the Group of Chemical Transducers (GTQ) of the IMB-CNM (CSIC), which develops new biochemical transducers based on different materials and interaction methods.

Sala Polivalent · UAB Research Park