The Basque Country Technology Park Network is comprised of Alava Technology Park, Bizkaia Science and Technology Park, Gipuzkoa Science and Technology Park and Garaia Innovation Centre. The function of the Network is the coordination of the actions of the four parks, with a strategy directed at complementary technological areas. The Parks act in the vanguard of innovation, promoting technology and knowledge transfer, to continue to be a benchmark in the introduction and development of technologically advanced business.
Public sector politicians Economic Development, Sustainability and Environment
Itziar Epalza Urkiaga
|General Manager of the The Basque Country Technology Park Network||from 2020-09-10|
|Other positions in recent legislatures:|
|General Manager of the The Basque Country Technology Park Network (Economic Development and Infrastructure)||from 2016-12-15 to 2020-08-09|
|Viceconsejera de Comercio y Turismo (Economic Development and Competitiveness)||from 2012-12-28 to 2016-12-01|
Itziar Epalza Urkiaga - News
The Basque Government will continue driving an economic strategy aimed at being competitive and generating new job opportunities for the Basque Country In 2020, the Basque Government envisages investing €253 million for Industry 4.0 in small and medium-sized enterprises and €22 million on new investments in Technology Parks Urkullu stresses that the future of aviation lies in the environmental, energy and technological transition Lehendakari Iñigo Urkullu, the Basque Premier, accompanied by the Basque Government’s Minister for Economic Development and Infrastructures, Arantxa Tapia, attended the opening of the new ITP Aero plant, where he was proud to be celebrating the 30th anniversary of the Basque multinational.
Economic Development and Infrastructure
The companies installed in the Basque Technology Parks Network have increased their business volume by 20.1% and the number of employees by 14.29% over two yearsEconomic Development and Infrastructure
Minister Arantxa Tapia opens the first day of the World Summit of Presidents of Travel Agent AssociationsEconomic Development and Competitiveness
The Basque Government to host the World Summit on Sustainable Tourism (ST+20) attended by international experts in Vitoria-Gasteiz on 26 and 27 NovemberEconomic Development and Competitiveness
I World Forum on Food Tourism to gather together in the Basque Country over twenty experts from both fields to consider future challengesEconomic Development and Competitiveness