Zabala Innovation

Zabala Innovation is an independent international consultancy founded in 1986 specialised in comprehensive consultancy services of R&D innovation management and technology transfer projects. Zabala Innovation is an international company that has been recently awarded from the European Parliament with the prize “the Spanish SME that has promoted the image of Europe in the world’ award. For 30 years, Zabala Innovation has been the Spanish SME with more presence in Brussels. The award was delivered by Martin Schulz, President of the European Parliament at that time. Zabala Innovation activities are focused on making the innovation a key issue in the competitiveness of an organisation, with services provided to companies, research entities and administrations.

Role in the project

Zabala Innovation will support the Bilbao pilot coordinator in the preparation of project governing boards. Additionally, Zabala Innovation will give administrative support to the Townhall of Bilbao as well as to the Spanish entities involved in the Bilbao Pilot.


Alberto González

R&D and Innovation Consultant