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Business Chairs

Our institute is firmly committed to this way of establishing an extended and authorised collaboration of companies, foundations or entities with business links with the Universitat Politècnica de València to develop teaching, research and technological and knowledge transfer objectives.


MySphera Chair

The MySphera Chair has been created by the Universitat Politècnica de València (UPV) and MySphera, a leading European company in IoT technology for hospital environments. The purpose of this initiative is the promotion and development of models for the analysis, management and optimization of hospital processes. The Chair is directed by Vicente Traver Salcedo, head of the health and well-being area (SABIEN) of the ITACA Institute.

Year of creation: 2018

Chair of Energy Transition

La Universitat Politècnica de València and the Regional Ministry of Sustainable Economy, Productive Sectors, Commerce and Labor have created the Chair of Energy Transition. Its objective is to achieve a more efficient and sustainable energy model. The direction of the Chair will be rotating. The current Director of the Chair is Lenin Lemus-Zúñiga, researcher at the ITACA Institute.

Year of creation: 2019

Chair of Governance of the city of Valencia

The objective of this Chair is to develop programs and activities of teaching, technology transfer and knowledge in the area of information technologies and advanced communications in digital and collaborative platforms for an open, participatory and transparent governance in the city of València. The director of the Chair is the researcher Eloína Coll Aliaga.

Year of creation: 2020

Jeanology Mission Zero Chair

Jeanologia, a leading company in the development of sustainable and eco-efficient technologies, and the UPV have launched the Jeanologia Mission Zero Chair of transversal sustainability, to contribute to the development of a more efficient, sustainable and transparent industry, promoting the training of young people to achieve a future respectful for people and the planet. The Director of this Chair is Francisco Sales Castells, researcher at ITACA Institute.

Year of creation: 2021