An ​excellent reputation abroad, attractive tax incentives, and the island’s experienced companies and professionals are just some of the reasons Tenerife has become a place of reference for the sector or, as some have said, why it’s become the new Spanish Hollywood.

Tenerife is a virtual set and a source of resources for the film industry.In addition to offering infrastructures that facilitate the process of developing audiovisual works, Tenerife’s place in the film industry is gaining international recognition thanks to the opportunities generated by a new activity within the audiovisual sector: the animation and video game industry.

Having the capacity to control the molecular and atomic composition of materials enables us to conceive of new properties for those materials that are only possible on at a nanoscopic scale.This is how new so-called nanomaterials are born whose properties are very different from those displayed at a macroscopic scale.

The Canary Islands is one of ten island territories in the European Union (EU) chosen as an object of study by the Soclimpact project, financed within the framework of Horizon 2020, whose objectives are based on furthering scientific knowledge to promote blue growth in Europe.