The emergence of innovative technologies and new business models based on innovation, cooperation networks, and the enhancement of endogenous resources, are assumed to be a strong contribution to the development of competitive economies all around the world. Innovation and Engineering, focused on sustainability of resources, have a key role in this context.

ICIE is an event that is not based only in a purely academic but also technological and innovative dimensions, across the most diverse sectors of activity.

The objective of this conference is to make this moment an opportunity to show the set innovations and engineering achievements, as well as to transmit to all participants an overview about potentiating the foundations for the creation of networks of knowledge and entrepreneurial cooperation, involving Innovation, Engineering and Entrepreneurship stakeholders.

This edition is specially focused on new trends and evolutions in a context of a more advanced technology and innovation capacity, being able for creation of added value for economy and society, based in some basic principles as human wellbeing, environment and sustainability of resources.