Industry: IT and Services
Founded: 2001
Type: Nonprofit
Size: 51-200 Employees.
Address: 20009 San Sebastián, Gipuzkoa, Spain
Specialities: Visualization and Virtual Reality, Augmented Reality, Image Processing, Multimedia Flow Management, Multimedia Digital Libraries, Natural Language Processing, Speech Processing, Knowledge Discovery and Data Mining
Categories: Augmented Reality
Vicomtech-IK4 is an applied research centre specialising in Computer Graphics, Visual Computing and Multimedia technologies, founded in 2001 and based at San Sebastián Sebastian Technology Park.

It forms part of two strategic alliances:IK4 and

Our mission:

-To meet the Applied Research, Technology Development and Innovation requirements of local companies and institutions in the Computer Graphics, Visual Computing and Multimedia fields, enhancing their competitive edge.

-To develop innovative visual interaction and communications technologies

-To contribute to universal knowledge by training researchers and publishing the results

Our values:


The collaboration with several agents, as Biodonostia Health Research Institute, Basque Innovation Agency, Eurographics, CIT, APTES, CICtourGUNE, EIKEN, TIL-ITS Euskadi, GAIA and AMETIC, among others, enhances our expertise.

Vicomtech-IK4 is one of the few centres holding both the ISO 9001:2008 and UNE 166002:2006 certificates. These internationally-renowned certifications place it at the leading edge in research quality and vouches for its commitment to process quality.

To ensure it uses the highest quality methods, all its activities are covered by the R+D+i management system: continuous improvement and measurement of results, technology innovation, process optimisation and knowledge transfer and generation.

Our Team

Iñigo Zorriketa
Iñigo Zorriketa President
Xabier Garcia de Kortazar
Xabier Garcia de Kortazar Technology Transfer
Gorka Marcos
Gorka Marcos Head of Technology Transfer
Noelia Oses Fernández
Noelia Oses Fernández Researcher
Daniel Vander Vorst
Daniel Vander Vorst European Projects Manager
Carlos Toro, Ph.D
Carlos Toro, Ph.D Project Manager
Montse Cuadros
Montse Cuadros Researcher
Iñaki Martín García
Iñaki Martín García Technology Transfer