The Agency of Innovation and Development of Andalusia IDEA, is the regional development Agency of the Andalusian Government, in addition to an instrument primarily specialized in the promotion of innovation in the Andalusian society.

In order to do this, we are making great efforts supporting the Andalusian business community with different actions going from the management and incentives granting to companies, to the management of projects and programs of the Regional Ministry of Economy, Innovation, Science and Employment, as well as.

Main areas of action

  • Financing and Business Development, which brings together in a single Unit all the aids and financing company Programs.
  • Innovation Spaces and Strategic Sectors oriented to the provision of infrastructures and productive places for business, as well as to the revitalization of these spaces linking them with the sectors and Andalusian clusters.
  • Attracting investments and Advanced Services which will manage the designing and providing ofservices that IDEA Agency offers to entrepreneurs and businessmen, with special attention to comprehensive service of attracting investments in Andalusia.

Mission and vision

  • The mission of IDEA Agency is to contribute to economic and social development of our region, offering the best services to Andalusian companies, to entrepreneurs and to Andalusian Regional Government itself, fostering entrepreneurship, innovation, cooperation at the science-technology-company system and competitiveness of our productive structure.
  • The vision: the orientation of IDEA Agency relies on several basic pillars: such as its objectives and basic principles, its organization chart, and their functions and processes that are meant to be developed by all the collectives that compose the Agency. The Agency aims to unfold her vision, which includes the idea of being a Development Agency model, as an instrument of the Andalusian Government through the Ministry of Economy, Innovation, Science and Employment, guided by criteria of excellence, adaptable to changes, flexible, innovative, integrated by qualified persons and committed to its objectives, perceived by their customers as an excellent company and closely linked to the social and entrepreneurial community.

Quality and Environmental policy. Reconciliation and Equality Policy

  • The IDEA Agency communicates its commitment to the provision of quality services by performing activities that respect the environment. This commitment leads to the development and implementation of an Integrated System of Quality and Environmental Management (SIGCA – Sistema Integrado de Gestión de Calidad y Ambiental) based in UNE-EN ISO 9001 and UNE-EN ISO 14001 standards.
  • Furthermore, IDEA Agency define and maintains updated the commitment of the Government with reconciliation and equality, betting strategically on the harmonization of its mission and purpose of public service together with the social responsibility for his staff, their families and society as a whole, through the implementation of an own specific Reconciliation and Equality Management System, within the framework of policy document efr 1000-1.