Full Name: TECNALIA – FUNDACION TECNALIA RESEARCH & INNOVATION
TECNALIA Research & Innovation is a technological Corporation located in the north of Spain. It is a private, non profit making Foundation, with more than 1500 engineers at the forefront of Research, Technological Development and Innovation (R+D+I), which upholds a strong commitment to Quality, efficient Customer service and continuous Staff development and training. TECNALIA is working on several technology areas (Ambient Intelligence, Connectivity, Energy, Embedded Systems & Middleware …) and divided by strategic units. The Transport unit is the unit related to this CSA (Coordination and Support Action). Besides, TECNALIA is member of FEDIT (Spanish Federation of Innovation & Technology Organisations), EARTO (European Association of Research & Technology Organisations), EARPA (European Automotive Research Partners Association), ERTICO –ITS Europe and the Knowledge Cluster of the Basque Country. The Transport unit of TECNALIA works on designing and developments on embedded systems for different environments and companies related to transport systems, mainly focussing on ITS.
VRA – Vehicle and Road Automation is a support action funded by the European Union to create a collaboration network of experts and stakeholders working on deployment of automated vehicles and its related infrastructure.