Instituto de Astrofisica de Canariaswww.iac.es
The IAC is one of the most important institutes in its field and is a meeting point for the international astronomy community. Its Research Program includes research and technological development projects. It has two, Teide (Tenerife) and Roque de los Muchachos (La Palma), astronomy observatories. The IAC develops most of the advanced technology used in its research, expand its technological capacities to other scientific and technical fields and is also a training centre for researchers, engineers and technicians.