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The 4gune cluster will coordinate the first Basque International Master in the area of Quantum Technologies - BIM Quantum -, in collaboration with the Directorate of University Policy and Coordination of the Basque Government and the universities of the SUV.  This action is part of the Framework Strategy Universities + Euskadi Basque Country 2030 presented by the Basque Government in 2024.

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4gune presents the Executive Course "Smart Industry: Technology-baseed Decision Making"


The new upskilling programme of the 4gune Cluster will contribute to respond to the digital transition in the Basque Country, through inter-university training provided in collaboration with the Faculties and Schools of Engineering, Science and Technology of the Basque Country and the BRTA Technology Alliance.

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Erik Garayalde: "The 4gune Business+University programme is a window to introduce students and their talent to local companies and their challenges"


The "Design and assembly of a single-phase wind turbine" project was selected as part of the 2022/23 call of the #Students4Sustainability programme in collaboration with Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE). This Business + University cooperation project was led by students doing an Energy Engineering Degree at Mondragon University with the aim of contributing to the energy transition in the Basque Country in collaboration with SGRE.

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Newsletter | The Gune community highlights some 2023 milestones


This year the Gune Community has continued to grow and advance in the connection between Higher Education + Business with 42 new projects.


The RENSKILL and S4SYMB projects, funded by the #Students4Sustainability programme, continue to generate high-impact scientific knowledge


Both research projects have been funded by Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy (SGRE) in the framework of its collaboration with the 4gune - Basque Engineering, Science and Technology Cluster, which includes, among other university centres, the Deusto Faculty of Engineering. RENSKILL and S4SYMB are aimed at identifying competences in the field of renewable energy and energy efficiency.

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4gune and KSIgune present Business+University connection opportunities to Basque Technology Park entities


On 10 October, the conference "University talent: an opportunity for your business" was organised by the Basque Technology Park Network as part of the K-Business programme. The event addressed the talent in the university environment and its arrival at Basque companies, through the 4gune Business+University and KSIgune Connections programmes.

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Naiara Vidal: "The 4gune Executive Inter-university Training Programme has contributed to the digital transformation of the Basque industrial sector”.


The first edition of the Smart Industry Executive Programme has been successfully completed in 2023, coordinated by 4gune - Basque Engineering, Science and Technology Cluster, with the support of the Basque Government’s Deputy Ministry for Universities and Research and the academic committee, which is made up of the IMH Advanced Manufacturing Campus, the Faculty of Engineering at Deusto University, Goi Eskola Politeknikoa - Mondragon University and Tecnun- Navarra University.

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Promotion and training of scientific-technological talent in the context of the Basque 2030 Science, Technology and Innovation Plan 2030


The Basque Country Science, Technology and Innovation Plan 2030 (PCTI 2030) represents the region’s strategic commitment to Research and Innovation. This plan identifies 4gune as one of the main knowledge and technology infrastructures for the training and promotion of business R&D, from the perspective of University+Business collaboration.

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4gune and AIC present the Open University Challenges 2023/24


The 4gune Business+University Programme presents 19 new research challenges for the automotive sector, through a new collaboration between the 4gune - Basque Engineering, Science and Technology Cluster and AIC-Automotive Intelligence Center.

En la foto de izquierda a derecha: José Ignacio Hormaeche (Clúster Vasco de Energía), Nekane Errasti (Universidad de Mondragón), Pablo Garcia Bringas  (Universidad de Deusto), Miren Artaraz (Eusko Jaurlaritza-Gobierno Vasco),  Rocio MIllan (Siemens Gamesa), Alberto Oleaga (UPV/EHU), María Gaztelu (Petronor),  Leire Hormigo (Iberdrola) e Iker Echarri (Siemens Gamesa)

4gune cluster and Siemens Gamesa together for talent to tackle the energy transition


The event "Energy transition, skills and job opportunities in the Basque Country", associated with the EU Green Week, was attended by representatives of the main companies in the energy sector with a presence in the Basque Country and the Engineering Schools of the Basque University System.

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Join the new Youtube channel of the Gune+ platform!


Gune+ is the digital space for the connection between academic and professional agents related to the Smart Industry and the Cultural and Creative Industries.


Three projects selected for the #Students4Sustainability Programme related to energy transition with sustainable solutions


This programme is the result of the collaboration between the Social Commitment department of Siemens Gamesa Renewable Energy, the 4gune cluster and the KSIgune cluster


Start of the Executive Programme on Smart Industry of the 4gune Cluster


The presentation session will take place on 3 February at IMH - Campus of Advanced and Digital Manufacturing