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INOLEO: The initiative gathers SMEs, large companies, technology centres and training centres of the goods and services supply olive sector INOLEO is a non-profit group made up of SMEs, large companies, knowledge and technology transfer centres and training centres with a geographic link, the national territory, and a common business interest: the Olive Goods and Services Supply Sector. ” Composite Technology
ANDALUCIA SMART CITY - CLUSTER SMART CITY: Alliance of Andalusian private companies and institutions that work together to make cities smarter, by being efficient, sustainable and comfortable. Energy; Smart Grids; Wind Energy;Offshore wind energy; Wave energy; Solar Thermal energy; Electric vehicle; Natural Gas Materials for sustainable and affordable low carbon energy technologies
ANDALUCIA BIOREGION - BIOTECHNOLOGY CLUSTER: focused on abridging all the scientific and entrepreneurial power from Biomedicine, agribiotechnology, environmental science and renewable energy Andalusia BioRegion as its mission the positioning of the Biotechnology as a catalyzer of social welfare and the development of Andalusian economy, reinforcing the local strengths and directing them over a global competitive base:

by joining together any necessary actions in order to meet the interaction objectives of the scientific, industrial, technological bodies

by fostering competitive development project and by providing advanced services which will increase the Andalusian Biotech companies competitiveness so that they favour the creation of qualified jobs.
Design of New Interfaces, Surfaces and Coatings, Materials for health
ETICOM - ICT CLUSTER The initiative gathers companies from the ICT sector, electronics, digital contents and digital economy of Andalucia   ”Composite Technology
AEI energINNOVACION - RENEWABLE ENERGIES CLUSTER The initiative gathers companies, public agencies, universities and tech centers with the aim to promote R&D&i actions related to clean energy production APREAN is a member and takes an active role in the Wind Power Companies Association (AEE) and in the Andalusian Business Confederation (CEA). Moreover, it has arranged a collaboration agreement  with the Renewable Energies Promoters Association (APPA) to strengthen the representation of promoters of renewable energy in Andalusia and Spain. ”Materials for sustainable and affordable low carbon energy technologies
AEROSPACE CLUSTER The initiative gathers Universities, Technology Centers, SMEs, Tiers-1, EADS, Regional Government, Entrepreneurial Organizations and Unions form the aerospace sector Support services to the andalusian aerospace companies manufacturing processes. Colaborative environment with Airbus Military: supply chain electronic platform and ERP SAP ECMA in ASP mode. AERONET initiative to link-up to the european electronic supply chain management network.
Conducting Andalusian Aerospace cluster related studies and spreading knowledge by publishing the quaterly magazine Aeronautica Andaluza, annual facts $ figures reports, cluster's strategic plans and specific  reports on hot issues.
The Foundation actively contributes to the sector strengthening by facilitating communication and knowledge among the cluster'ss companies that facilitates the establishment of bigger companies or groups with higher technological and financial capabilities, promoting business relationships with international companies and the regional capacities together with the regional authorities institutional support. Ad-hoc training courses and collaborates to the definition of the educational provision.
Supporting companies internationalization initiatives in collaboration with the Regional Development and the External Promotion Agencies IDEA & Extenda, presence in the international fairs and events, commercial missions to boost international business activities, etc
Collaborates with Universities and Technology Centers to increase the cluster technological development, so the foundations is regarded by the Regional Gov. a Knowledege Transfer Entity and is regarded as a Innovative Entreprenural Cluster by the Ministry of Industry of the Central Government of Spain.
Fundación Hélice is a member of :
The Innovative Entreprenural Clusters Network, the EACP, collaborates with TEDAE and trough it with ASD , member of the BoostAero Assoc. and member of AFA
The Fundation organizes specific training actions on those issues not conveniently covered by the private market.
”Design of New Interfaces, Surfaces and Coatings
ACAL - AGROINDUSTRY CLUSTER association created to improve the competitiveness of the agroindustrial sector Promote joint action by food companies and auxiliary industries.
Contribute to increasing the competitiveness of agro-industrial cluster in Andalusia, national and international level.
Encouraging the design and launch of new products and processes.
Detect current needs of the cluster to launch R & D + i together.
Promote intersectoral cooperation and strengthen the economic structure of the cluster.
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CLUSTER MARITIMO MARINO DE ANDALUCIA - MARITIME MARINE CLUSTER OF ANDALUCÍA The initiative gathers innovative companies form the sectors of fishing, aquaculture, maritime transport, sport yachting and sailing, submarine archeology, port activity,…  promotion and development of the Andalusian maritime sector to achieve greater competitiveness of the sector and general defense of their interests as well as the creation and development of an adequate legal framework for the development of the industry in Andalusia, Spain and the rest of the world. ”Composite Technology
CLOC - SUSTAINABLE CONSTRUCTION CLUSTER The initiative gathers companies of the sustainable construction sector  Sustainable construction sector ”Materials for sustainable and affordable low carbon energy technologies
TECHNICAL PLASTIC CLUSTER the aim is to promote R&D&i actions related to technical plastic  Non-profit-making private foundation, dedicated to the carrying out R & D (and Innovation) projects and providing Advanced Technology Services in the plastics sector and related industries. ”Design of New Interfaces, Surfaces and Coatings ” Composite Technology