Article: “VET Centres and their mission in the Regional Innovation Systems”



Joxean Egaña


IMH Elgoibar


2017-2018 Academic year


Participation in an article for the Ekonomiaz magazine of the UPV-EHU, “VET Centres and their mission and functions in the Regional Innovation Systems”: The Machine Tool Institute (c.1986-2016) in collaboration with Ixaka Egurbide (IMH) and Jesús M. Valdaliso. (UPV/EHU)

The objective was to influence the non-traditional functions of vocational education and training centres with the description of the IMH case as a contribution to an area not much addressed in the scientific literature.

Value the contribution of these functions to the economic development of the community.


The article was approved by the Editorial Committee and published at the end of 2018 in the magazine Ekonomiaz.


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