Imatia Innovation, S.L. is a spin-off of the University of Vigo. Established in 2006 and with offices both in Vigo and A Coruña (in the region of Galicia, northwest of Spain). It focuses on creating technologies that improve productivity when developing software applications. It uses these technologies to provide solutions to end clients as well as other companies using a distribution model. Imatia is a technology-based SME that dedicates most of its resources to R&D, positioning itself in the mid-term as a world-class technology provider. The company set for itself a 5-year ambitious R&D plan, keeping track of the evolution in its main business lines. Imatia has experience in international R&D consortiums, like “Vesselcon” with the objective is to provide solutions to road transportation traffic congestion, as well as ambitious national consortiums from the CDTI; so far, Imatia has participated in 8 R&D multi-year consortium-based projects. The leaders in the projects include leaders in their sectors, including Acciona, Gamesa Innovation, and FCC, among others. Imatia can provide relevant expertise in the gamification sector, relevant to this project, thanks to the project GOAL: Gamification oriented towards application lifecycle management (CDTI Feder Innterconecta 2013). In the health sector Imatia is a technology provider for Joslin Diabetes Center, belonging to Harvard Medical School and based in Boston.
Role: WP 2 leader; SMART-TV technology main developer; Responsible for Design and Development of informal services (Task 2.2); Contributor to Tasks 2.3 and 2.5; Technical support in Pilots (WP3); Contribution to business plan development from the perspective of technology providers (WP4); Technical dissemination (Task 5.4).