IK4 is a private and independent alliance of R&D centres, a benchmark in the European R&D context. It comprises 9 organisations in the Basque Country: AZTERLAN, CEIT, CIDETEC, GAIKER, IDEKO, IKERLAN, LORTEK, TEKNIKER and VICOMTECH.
The IK4 Research Alliance sets out to generate, capture and transfer scientific and technological knowledge in order to contribute towards improving the competitiveness of companies and the progress of society.
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The IK4 R&D Alliance had a strong participation during the 16th International Stirling Engine Conference held from 24 to 26 September at the Euskalduna Conference Centre in Bilbao and which drew 107 people from 22 countries.
AZTERLAN is a private technological centre established more than 30 years ago, completely embedded in the industrial network and concerned about sustainable development.