Barcelona Digital Technology Centre is a private, non-profit organization for applied research and technological development of Information and Communication Technologies (ICT) applied in the mobility, energy, health and security fields. The organization was created in 2002 as a private foundation with the purpose of implementing and creating innovative digital technology-based businesses, companies and projects, and fostering the information and knowledge society in the region of Catalonia.
Barcelona Digital Technology Centre (BDIGITAL) is an advanced technology centre devoted to the R+D+I of new ICT applications for eHealth, eSecurity and eMobility.
BDIGITAL's staff consists of more than 103 professionals (doctors, engineers, technicians, project managers), with multidisciplinary and complementary backgrounds in different ICT fields. BDIGITAL also cooperates with other research centres and laboratories within the Barcelona region.
Concerning eSecurity, many of BDIGITAL's R+D+i efforts are aimed to the development of new methodologies and tools to enhance the security of critical infrastructures and services.
As a result BDIGITAL has developed a strong collaboration with many leading financial institutions, public bodies and law enforcement agencies in order to successfully develop, and test several different technologies to facilitate the secure authentication and identification of users critical internet services.
BDIGITAL brings into the project its technological and field experience in the management of Identity and access management technologies.