Fundación CYD - Fundación Conocimiento y Desarrollo

Fundación CYD - Fundación Conocimiento y Desarrollo
Research Center on HE
Year of foundation: 
2002
Member since: 
29/05/2015
CYD - Knowledge and Development Foundation

Contact

Institutional postal address: 
Pl. Francesc Maciá, 4 08021 Barcelona Spain
Region: 
Europe
Country: 
Spain
City: 
Barcelona
Institutional phone: 
0034 93 201 16 90
Institutional fax: 
0034 93 209 33 60

Mision / Vision

The CYD Foundation aims to promote the contribution of Spanish universities to the economic and social development of Spain.

Goals

The CYD Foundation aspires to consolidate itself as a reflection group the purpose of which is to make a contribution to and boost the transformation of university culture, turning it into a culture that rewards enterprise and the capacity for risk of all of those who participate in it, both students and lecturers.

Main activities

The CYD Foundation is an active reflection group for the analysis and promotion of the contribution made by Spanish universities to the economic and social development of the country, promoting the enterprising character of Spanish society and extending the links between the University and Business.

Partners

  • UNESCO. United Nations Educational, Scientific and Cultural Organization
  • The Catalan Association of Public Universities (ACUP)

Sponsored by

  • Generalitat de Catalunya
  • Ajuntament de Barcelona