Residents are provided workspace and access to a world class Fab Lab, biology space & wood shop.
The programme offers on site accommodation and catering.
Mentors and technical support are provided on a case-by-case basis according to the needs.
Residents will be connected to the fab lab network & other institutions.
The Valldaura campus, a renovated monastery, sits 20 minutes from the center of Barcelona set in 130 hectares of forest.
Facilities include a FabLab, wood shop and biological science station to meet a wide range of green tech development needs.
COACT offers on site catering and accommodation for our innovators, allowing full project immersion during our incubation programs.
Beautiful common spaces, bathrooms, and communal dining areas will meet the living needs of our innovators.
Residents can expect full access to a world class Green Fab Lab, a unique node in theglobal network of Fab Lab.
Equipment includes full scale and desktop CNC mills, large and mid size laser cutters, 3D printers, electronics soldering station, and a biological science station.
Not every problem demands a hi-tech solution. The hands-on wood shop provides tools & craft for low tech designs.
Since the lab is based in the forest, prototyping materials for the wood shop can often be harvested zero kilometres from the work space.
Anyone can make, improve, sell and build on the technologies
Focusing on tech that meets the environmental challenges we face
Encouraging use and participation from people around the world
Designed with the end use and local material availability in mind
Utilises the global infrastructure of Fab Labs to scale potential impact
Applying circular principles and material & resource optimisation