Education and entrepreneurship

Education and entrepreneurship

Agreement with the Institute for Business Competitiveness of Castilla y León (ICE)


Exolum and the Institute for Business Competitiveness of Castilla y León (ICE) have had a collaboration agreement in place since 2014, aimed at awarding the most unique projects from the latest editions of the ADE 2020 programme as part of the Entrepreneurship and Innovation Network promoted by the regional government of Castilla y León.

The ADE 2020 “Innovative project accelerator” programme is an initiative of the ICE aimed at helping entrepreneurs develop their innovative ideas and make them into business opportunities.

Campus Iberus – Iberus Emprende Awards


Exolum cooperates with Campus Iberus, an entity comprising the universities of Zaragoza, Lleida, La Rioja and the Public University of Navarre, in the organisation of the Iberus Emprende Awards.

These awards aim at promoting innovative and entrepreneurial spirit and consist of 2 prizes given to the best ideas for creating new companies and to the best companies that are already operating in the regions of the Ebro valley.

INFO-Exolum Entrepreneurship Award


Exolum has an agreement in place with the Promotion Institute of the Region of Murcia (INFO) to sponsor the INFO-CLH Entrepreneur of the Year Award, aimed at promoting entrepreneurial projects in the region. The initiative rewards three entrepreneurs, who are selected from among the twelve winners of the Entrepreneur of the Month Awards, given by the INFO, with the aim of contributing to the consolidation of their business projects.

Chair in Metrology at the Polytechnic University of Madrid


In 2006, thanks to the agreement entered into by Exolum and the Polytechnic University of Madrid (UPM), the Chair in Hydrocarbon Metrology was created focusing on three areas: training, RDI and laboratory work.

The Chair is taught at the University School of Mining and covers different activities including classes, research and development. The collaboration between Exolum and the School has resulted in the consolidation of highly relevant research projects, representing a great advancement with a significant practical application in Exolum.

Moreover, the chair offers scholarships for end-of-degree projects relating to hydrocarbon metrology, in addition to the possibility for selected students to work as interns in Exolum, thus proving a strong commitment with the education of young people.