Experience put in use
MAIA brings together the previous experience of a carefully curated set of past and ongoing Horizon 2020 projects concerning innovation for climate resilience to allow a wide audience to access their results.
Basque Centre for Climate Change
The Basque Centre for Climate Change (BC3) is an Excellence Research Centre on the causes and consequences of climate change. The centre produces multidisciplinary knowledge to support decision making towards sustainable development at the international level. For the past decade, BC3’s research of climate change and the science-policy interface offers knowledge, tools, and new methodologies that are aimed towards action and shared work to design and apply policies for sustainable development. Since July 2018, BC3 is among the 7 organisations distinguished as María de Maeztu units of excellence by the Ministry of Science of the Spanish Government.
Austrian Institute of Technology
We are Austria’s largest Research and Technology Organisation (RTO) and an international key player in many of the research areas we cover. This makes us a leading development partner for the industry and a top employer within the international scientific community.
AQUATEC (AGBAR and VEOLIA Groups) is a water and environmental technology company that provides consulting, design, integral project development, installation and implementation of advanced solutions for the optimization of the processes of the integral water cycle and environmental conservation.
Sustainability Development Unit / Athena Research Center
The Sustainability Development Unit (SDU) operates under the Athena Research Center. SDU, directed by Prof. Phoebe Koundouri, engages in cutting-edge research to enable the transition to resilience and sustainability, through the implementation of UN Agenda 2030 (17 SDGs), the Paris Agreement and the European Green Deal. The Unit focuses on interdisciplinary systems research and the delivery of innovative solutions for the transition to a green, digital, job-based and fair future.
Brigaid Connect is an independent non-profit initiative, founded by the BRIGAID project’s interdisciplinary experts, a four-year EU-funded research and innovation project to accelerate the development and spread of novel climate resilience solutions. BRIGAID CONNECT aims to extend support to innovators across the world, in developing and implementing climate resilience innovations to the communities.
Horizon Nua is a non-profit foundation inspiring and enabling people, policymakers, and practitioners to make the transition towards a nature-positive economy. A spin-off from the Connecting Nature H2020 project, Horizon Nua advocates for nature-based enterprises, supporting their growth and development while working with decision-makers at all levels to embed support for this fast-growing sector into sustainable economic and environmental policies.
ICATALIST is a specialised consultancy in sustainability and climate change adaptation. ICATALIST facilitates the design and implementation of climate change solutions, using research, scientific knowledge, information and data, offering solutions and services adapted to each context, project and organisation, with the participation of social agents and people.
Inmedia Solutions is a communication agency founded in 2008, based in Barcelona (Spain), focused on support companies and public bodies in strategic communication, branded content production (on and offline), PR, Marketing and Communication and Media planning. Inmedia Solutions is part of different EU funded projects, both as a partner or service provider.
We create conscious branding to amplify the value of each project and organisation. We combine strategy, imagination, and sensibility in everything we do to build brands with stories that dig deep and stir innovation.
Regions4 is the global voice of regional governments before UN negotiations, European Union initiatives and global discussions in the fields of climate change, biodiversity and sustainable development. Its mission is to empower regional governments by enabling the strongest connections inside and outside the network and translating them into impactful action. Regions4 brings together over 40 regions from 20 countries and has built a global community of over 200 regional governments from Africa, America, Asia, and Europe.
Stockholm Environment Institute
Stockholm Environment Institute (SEI) is an international non-profit research organisation whose mission is to support decision-making and induce change towards sustainable development by providing integrative knowledge that bridges science and policy. The institute works to reduce climate risk, promote sustainable resource use and resilient ecosystems, and improve health and well-being through three types of outcomes: changing agendas, enhancing capacities and improving decisions. SEI has established itself as an influential knowledge provider, catalyst and boundary partner in the context of climate change, disaster risk reduction, and natural resource governance.
Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovaçao
Sociedade Portuguesa de Inovação (SPI) is a consulting firm established in 1996, with a deep knowledge of the private and public sectors, as well as the processes that allow its clients to foster innovation, be competitive and generate growth.
Smart Cities Consulting
Smart Cities Consulting supports you in developing your sustainability strategy. We work with communities, cities and regions to implement campaigns for a more sustainable future. Smart Cities Consulting works in close consultation with civil society, economy, administration, education and training. We always consider the utilization of results from research projects so that companies develop improved products and processes and the transformation to climate neutrality is also economically sustainable.
Thatzad is a 360 Online Marketing Agency. That means that we can take care of growing a digital business from almost any point of view of online marketing. From helping to conceive the business idea and the e-Marketing plan, designing the usability and graphic image, custom programming the entire website, portal or APP, to launch the necessary online campaigns to generate qualified traffic according to the sales objectives that have been set. We develop tailor-made e-commerce projects, intranets or web portals, but we also help to launch brands on the market, both B2B and B2C.
The Funding Company
The Funding Company helps clients get the most out of financing and subsidies for their plans on innovation, growth and sustainability. We support companies, governments, NGOs and research institutions.
We support climate adaptation and mitigation projects to amplify their impact.
MAIA brings together tools, methodology and experts to help climate research projects funded under the Horizon Europe and Horizon 2020 programmes maximize your project dissemination.