ECOTOUR - Energy Efficiency Management In Tourism Industry


The Foundation FUNDECYT-Scientific and Technological Park of Extremadura (FUNDECYT -PCTEX) is a non profit organization based in Extremadura (Spain) aimed to contribute to the social and economic exploitation of science and technology in the region, supporting and promoting scientific and technological development and a better use of research and innovation outcomes.

The Foundation creates the space and provides the services needed to facilitate the exchange of knowledge, science and technology and to stimulate cooperation among enterprises , universities and public administrations, leading to the socio-economic development of the Region.


FUNDECYT-PCTEX has a wide experience in leading and participating in European projects, fostering lifelong learning initiatives in the region in different areas like mobility, elderly, OpenSource Software, entrepreneurship, skills improvement, methodology development among others.


Contact person for ECOTOUR project:

Mrs. Maria Gracia Benitez Jaramillo, Project Manager

Avda de Elvas, s/n Campus Universitario Edificio Parque Cientifico,06071, Badajoz, Spain

Phone: +34924014600

Fax: +34924014600


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