The Institute for the Applications of Advanced Information and Communication Technologies (ITACA) is a research and development entity of the Polytechnic University of Valencia. It is located in the UPV Scientific and Innovation Park “Ciudad Politecnica de la Innovación” CPI.
The mission of ITACA is the applied research in the Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) field. ITACA focuses its effort to the development of technologies for public and private companies, both in the national and the international scope. By the development of those technological innovations, ITACA aims to reinforce the competitiveness and economic development of the industrial sector, which are directly reflected to the European Society.