STP Cartuja is the great scientific and technological district of Seville. In an emblematic enclosure, heir of the Expo'92 in Seville, with a unique architectural design, it is home to 345 companies and organizations that have a common denominator: the innovation. The commitment to a new productive model based on R+D+I generates a result of around 1.8 billion € of economic activity.
STP Cartuja brings innovation to the Seville Brand, completing the image of tourist and cultural city with modernity and future.
Due to the large experience providing high value services to companies, the Science and Technology Park Cartuja has become the main area creating qualified employment in the province of Seville. Currently 14.500 people work in STP Cartuja. Moreover, our Park receives daily around 25.000 people, counting workers, scientists, researchers, students and visitors.
STP Cartuja: Science and Technology with culture, sport and leisure
The companies and R+D centers are the core of STP Cartuja. However, due to its privileged location on the Cartuja Island, the STP is completed with culture, sport and leisure areas that are complementary the business and research area. All these areas joint together give an added value necessary to become a Science and Technology Park of excellence.
Business and scientific area: This area is formed by advanced technologies and advanced services companies, research centers, business schools, innovation support entities and business associations. This area, together with the University, constitutes the core of STP Cartuja and it is located in the central part. STP Cartuja has several business centers as the “Cartuja Building”, “Insur Cartuja Building”. “Pabellón de Italia Business Center” and Marie Curie Incubator for technology based companies.
University area: This area is made up by centers of the University of Seville (School of Engineering and Faculty of Communication), Pablo de Olavide University (San Isidoro University Center), CEADE private University, the International University of Andalusia (UNIA), specialized in postgraduate studies, and two business schools: ESIC and EOI-Campus STP Cartuja.
Cultural area: There is a wide range of cultural centers distributed throughout the STP Cartuja: Central Theatre, Andalusian Centre for Contemporary Art, Three Mediterranean Cultures Foundation or Rocio Jurado Municipal Auditorium.
Sport and leisure area: This area located in the North side of STP Cartuja. The sport area includes the Olympic Stadium, Isla de la Cartuja sport facilities (which includes tennis and paddle tennis courts, athletics, football, rugby and golf course) and the specialized center of high performance rowing and canoeing "La Cartuja". The recreational zones of the Alamillo Park (which has become the main lung of the city) and the Isla Magica theme park complete this area.
Andalusian Contemporary Art Centre (CAAC). The CAAC presents the exhibition Carmen Laffón: The landscape and place, bringing together about one hundred twenty works by the andalusian artist, even some of them unpublished to date and performed in 2014.
Extenda. The Andalusian ICT sector experience an increase of the 11.6 in the past seven months, data holding to Andalusia as a third exporting community.