Canary Islands (ES70)

General Information

  • Capitarl city icon Santa Cruz / Las Palmas
  • Region size icon 7.445 km2   (2015)
  • Population icon 2.252.237 (2022)
  • Regional GDP icon 42.656,19 (2021)
  • % of the National GDP 3,53 (2021)
  • % of Unemployment 17,70 (2022)
  • Regional GERD (%) 0,56 (2020)
Urban Data Platform

S3 Thematic Platforms

S3 Priorities


Name Description
Digital Economy Promotion of digital growth; increase the ICT capabilities and its use by citizens and firms
Biotechnology and biomedicine related to biodiversity and tropical diseases Research and development activities in the fields of biotechnology and biomedicine related to biodiversity and tropical diseases.
Marine Science Research and development activities related to fishery, aquaculture, sea and oceans, water and sea species and habitats. Marine renewable energies and biotechnology. Blue growth.
Astronomy and astrophysics instrumentation Astrophysics' research instrumentation including optic, infrared and microwaves devices.
Green growth and sustainability Low carbon economy and energy efficiency; eco-innovation in agri-food value chain and preservation of the Canary Island's biodiversity.
Logistics and connectivity Place Canarias as Middle Atlantic nodal centre; improvement of intermodal transport capabilities and telecommunications.
Renewable energy Low carbon economy; energy efficiency and industrial development
Tourism and quality of life Development and commercialization of innovative services adaptable to the needs of the new concept of tourism; and promotion of the design, production and internationalization of innovative products and services for well-being tourism and quality of life.

You can obtain more detail following this link: EYE@RIS3 Priorities

Digital Innovation Hubs

Technical Competences

Services Provided

Market Sectors

You can obtain more detail following this link: Digital Innovation Hubs Tool

S3 Supporting activities



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