EARTO Members

IPT – Institute for Technological Research

Country: Brazil
Founded in: 1899
EARTO Membership: Corresponding



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Mission & Vision

Mission: IPT supports public policies development and projects for the national industry. It is structured in 12 technology centers which run 36 laboratories and operates in diverse areas such as metrology, energy, transportation, construction and environment. The institute broadened its scope by creating competences in bio-nanotechnology, materials for energy generation, composite materials and recovery of degraded areas. IPT serves the following industrial sectors: oil and gas, automotive, agriculture, mining, pharma, chemical. IPT’s mission is to create and apply technological solutions to increase the competitiveness of companies and promote quality of life.


Vision: IPT’s vision is to be a leading institution nationally and act internationally on the development of advanced technologies.




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