Regardless to attend any demand or opportunity for innovation research , the institute will specialize in the following areas of research:
Survey and evaluation of internationalization of innovation and its influence on the Spanish economy and society. To this end an annual study of the particular project has become a national and international benchmark was developed.
Theoretical research on innovation through studies that improve understanding of the mechanisms of generation and diffusion of innovations and their relation to economic and social dynamics.
Applied research to solve problems identified by fields greater international research activity or the specific needs of the applicants agents studies. In this context the following areas are covered , including:
- Technology transfer
- Management of innovation business
- innovation, competitiveness and systems of Innovation
- Innovation Policy: public funding and impact
- Internationalization of innovation
- Industrial property