FMHOY - Fuerteventura
The Council of Economy, Industry, Commerce et Knowledge of the Canarian Government is investing, through the Canarian Agency for Research, Innovation and Society of Information, 100.000 Euros into Fuerteventura's Technological Park in order to cover the budget of the project called « Subvención Parque Tecnológico de Fuerteventura, S.A. proyecto innovación».
This programme aims at studying the aerial, land and sea environment through the use and combination of various sources of data (optical, radar, thermal, hyperspectral, etc.) from various satellite, aerial, drones and terrestrial sensors, amongst others, in order to create solutions for a clever management of the environment in the Canaries. The director of the Canarian Agency of Research, Innovation and Society of Information, Manuel Miranda, explained that “the Programme will take place through various innovative technology projects and aims at developing a technological innovation centre in the Canaries based on the observation of the environment.
It will become a development tool with products and services based on new technologies that will bring solutions for the clever management of the environment in the Canaries. It will also generate innovations that will turn the Canaries into a reference in technological innovation on the observation and clever management of the environment, attract investors, promote the implantation of large companies from the R+D+i sector in association with local companies and create qualified and stable employment”.