Research Centers are instruments of the University of Vigo for organizing and implementing its research agenda.
The Research Center of Industrial Technologies and Processes clusters multidisciplinary Research Groups on fields related to the 4th Industrial Revolution and enjoys the benefits a centenarian Engineering School (the only one in the region). CINTECX capitalizes on its privileged geographical location within Galicia, a truly industrial economic engine for the region, and for the country.
The research vision of the Cintecx is to become a global RTD actor within the 4th industrial revolution, generating knowledge via fundamental research and transforming this knowledge into technological solutions that shall contribute to increase the competitiveness of the regional industry.
The mission of the Center is to develop and implement a strategic plan that position the Cintecx as a knowledge HUB and a Thinking Tank following international standards.
The center provides the infrastructure, leadership and resources to promote worldclass scholarly research, development and innovation in industrial technologies and processes.