A leading knowledge transfer centre providing competitive value to companies.
IK4-Ikerlan is a leading knowledge transfer technological centre providing competitive value to companies. We seek for excellence in R&D&i, thanks to the continuous adaptation to the needs of our customers and the proximity with the business reality. Faithful to our mission, we have been working daily since 1974 to develop solutions that allow our customers to become more and more competitive. We are a cooperative member of the MONDRAGON Company and we are connected to IK4 Research Alliance.
Thanks to a unique cooperation model, which combines technology transfer activities, internal research and training of highly qualified personnel, IK4-Ikerlan is currently the trusted technological partner of major companies in the country. To meet our goal, we are structured in three technological specialisation units:
- ELECTRONICS, INFORMATION AND COMMUNICATION TECHNOLOGIES
- ENERGY AND POWER ELECTRONICS
- ADVANCED MANUFACTURING
IK4-Ikerlan is a centre that is dynamic and open to the world. We are an agent credited by the Basque Network of Science, technology and Innovation, and we have a major cooperation network integrated by renowned European centres and universities, with which we conduct activities of research and training of researchers.
WHERE TECHNOLOGY IS AN ATTITUDE
To solve the technological challenges of the companies, improving their competitiveness and collaborating with the sustainable social and economic development of the environment, all of that from a position of technological leadership and with differential abilities in their areas of expertise.
Technological centre, cooperative and non-profit, known as European leader in its areas of specialization, with an exceptional cohesive human team, that provides value to the companies and society.
Together is better
COOPERATION in IK4-Ikerlan is working together with an goal in common: to provide value and be decisive, to offer the best solutions to our customers. Only in this unique and own manner of IK4-Ikerlan, we breathe technology and it gives us back professional quality and a life in line with our calling.
We are technologists
EXPERTISE in IK4-Ikerlan means professionalism, knowledge and resources. We are pioneers and we want to be referents for our talent, our specialization and our capacity.
A technological centre in shape
VITALITY in IK4-Ikerlan means being always in shape: being able to move with agility and transmit an active and decisive feeling. Being attentive and ultimately, trained and prepared for action.
Real technology for real problems
UTILITY in IK4-Ikerlan is our purpose: it all boils down to making what is complex easy, closer what is far and decisive what poses a problem for the customer. Everything we do, say and offer has to convey practicality and solution.