At ISEA our aim is to carry out applied research, so that it has an impact on the market and is relevant for your customers.

Our lines of specialisation cover the following areas of application and technology.

Areas of action

  • Advanced manufacturing.
  • Health and ageing.
  • Energy and the circular economy.
  • Food.
  • Distribution.
  • Linguistic services.


  • Artificial intelligence.
  • Natural language processing.
  • Distributed databases (Blockchain).
  • Virtual reality.
  • Big Data processing.
  • The Internet of Things
  • Cyber security.
  • Cloud computing.

Open Innovation

Working online is one of our basic strategies. Through Open Innovation we complement the developments carried out by our customers and we reinforce them with our technical knowledge. Our cooperation ecosystem includes Technology Centres and Universities of international prestige, with which we promote collaborative R&D projects.

Membership of Networks

ISEA forms part of the Basque Country Science, Technology and Innovation Network as a supply-demand broker Agent. As a supply-demand broker Agent, we perform the tasks of broker between the technological offer and the corporate technological demand (in particular SMEs) throughout the entire R&D value chain. ISEA also forms part of the following networks:


The Basque Country Innovations Agency


The Basque Country Academic and Scientific Network


Spanish Investigation and Academic Network

ISEA is also entered in the Register of Technology Centres and Technology Innovation Support Centres and has been declared an entity of public interest by the Council for Justice, Employment and Social Security of the Government of the Basque Country.