We have a long entrepreneurial tradition

IQS Tech Factory startups

IQS has a long entrepreneurial and industrial tradition. A recent study shows that since opening its doors in 1906,
IQS has generated at least 348 entrepreneurs, who have launched 461 companies, creating 5.600 jobs
and generating over 1B Euros in annual revenues.

Today, IQS is a very active institution where research is carried on and, in some cases, results of this research
is turned into spinoffs and startups. This is a representation of some of those cases.


Sagetis develops innovative drug delivery technologies to tackle challenging unmet medical needs. Sagetis drug delivery platforms offer the most versatile approach in the arena of drug delivery systems.



Sailing Technologies specializes in the development and marketing of high technology sailing products that improve the living conditions and safety of sailors on board ship.



OptiCits deploys its wide experience in management, industrial safety and business continuity in an innovative software and a partnership program for city experts to assess and manage urban services & infrastructures improving urban resilience.



Nnergix develops energy forecasting solutions focused in the electricity markets. Nnergix SMARTmonitor cloud-based platform offers energy generation predictions and weather parameters available worldwide with some clicks.



iomando provides cloud-managed keyless access solutions for mobile devices. We are leveraging the power of the internet to deliver a better accessibility experience.



Flubetech is a leading company in the Iberian Peninsula in the development, fabrication and commercialization of ceramic and functional, hard coatings (PVD & RPCVD coatings,). Flubetech hard coatings provide excellent characteristics in terms of hardness, wear resistance and low-friction coefficient.



Hydrokemós is a company that has developed a new clean and competitive process to remove nitrates from water to purify groundwater and remedy industrial waters. The company is scaling up the process in real applications, mainly to obtain drinkable water from nitrate contaminated well waters.



Tractivus develops novel 3D printed stents with antibacterial properties designed to reduce associated post-implanted complications. Tractivus not only changes the technology but also the patients’ life quality.



NX-Swim combines hardware and software to help professional swimmers train better by getting detailed performance data. NX-Swim is a sports technology you never have seen before.


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Install-block is a patented technology applied to construction partitions. Install-block standardises the building construction process and as consequence, reduces execution time, costs, costs, and waste generated.


3Dealo develops large format 3D printers catering to the needs of small to mid size organizations access who are often struggling to find a solution that fits both price and features. 3Dealo´s 3D printers offer them that cutting edge technology at affordable prices.


BioEclosion develops and produces new clinical diagnostic devices based on state-of-the-art biosensors. Their product “Celifast” helps fast diagnosis of celiac disease at point of care.


Sense4Care is a company specialized in improving quality of life of people with with frailty issues or chronic diseases through solutions based on information and communication technologies (ICT). Their products include a personal and unique fall detector device, and a new medical device to continuously monitor the motor status of patients with Parkinson’s Disease.


Naru Intelligence is powering the future of biomedicine. Their solution “Step” is an intuitive system that guides the patient during treatment and recovery. It provides communication between the patient and doctor, and allows for the monitoring of patients’ toxicity levels, symptoms and quality of life.


Onyriq is creating new material for 3D technology with multiple functionalities, and supporting diverse sectors- Automotive, Aerospace, Medical, Prosthetic, Fashion, etc.


Husk Ventures generates new revenue streams for rural communities by Upcycling rice husk to create sustainable products that contribute to a circular economy. Creating products using Rice Husk Composites is an opportunity to reduce deforestation and plastic consumption.


Asimbio is a startup specialized in the development of a wearable that helps to predict the top 10 causes of death through an algorithm.


Smart Monkey offers an intelligent management system for logistics. The technology is based on artificial intelligence and self-learning algorithms to manage complex supply chains that needs to improve their efficiency.


Tamic offers Smart Solutions for Viticulture, with a mission to provide the agrofood industry with tools for monitoring and control the production processes. It aims to reduce costs, to improve the final quality and to make a more responsible and efficient use of the available natural resources.


Zymvol generates protein models through computational simulation in chemical and food industry. It helps to close the gap between traditional industry and protein producers by finding the right partners for implementation.


4NotSweating focuses on the treatment and improvement of quality of life of patients with hyperhidrosis, developing products that help control excessive sudoration.


IOMED develops software for medical record management. Such software uses artificial intelligence and cognitive computing to organise and visualise medical record’s information, so doctors can take more efficient decisions.


iBreve is a wearable that tracks breathing in continuous mode, so stress and anxiety can be controlled.


Omniguide is a wearable that on an non-intrusive way, helps visually-challenged people get guidance.

MowoOt is a non-invasive and non-pharmacological medical device for the treatment of chronic constipation, specially designed for people with reduced mobility.


Startup behind Neosonics, a non-invasive medical device for detecting meningitis on new borns, significantly reducing the need for lumbar punctures.


Startup with a focus on new technologies for the treatment of chronic deseases. Panakeia’s first product is a personal coagulometer with connectivity with the doctor.


Qrem develops regenerative therapies. Its first product in the market is a lab-on-a-box that allows the development of cytokine-rich serum for the treatment of osteoarthritis, directly at the doctor’s office and in just 30 minutes.


R&D startup with a strong focus on micromechanics, microelectronicson, and robotics applied to the development of medical, surgical, and industrial instrumentation.


An IQS’ Materials Engineering Research group spinoff. Tractivus develops 100% personalized medical devices with anti-bacteria properties. First product developed is a traqueal stent.