FACT Centre for Mechatronics and Industrial Logistics Cali, Colombia

 

FACT Centre for Mechatronics and Industrial Logistics Cali, Colombia

Partner organisation
Centro de Diseño Tecnológico Industrial (CDTI),
SENA Regional Valle del Cauca

Year of establishment

2017

Contact
Alex Amed Valencia Rojas
 




Description of partner organisation
SENA is the Colombian National Training Service and is focused on the social and technical development of the workforce in the country. Financed by a 2% payroll tax, SENA operates 119 training centres throughout the country providing face-to-face training tailored to the needs of local industry. Thus more than 10 million Colombians are qualified annually.

The Centre of Technological Industrial Design (CDTI) is located in a depressed area of Cali and fosters entrepreneurial productivity and social inclusion of the population by knowledge and project management, offering design and vocational training services in three world-class technological lines: Intelligent clothing, mechatronic design and maintenance and digital communication. The centre was inaugurated by the Colombian president Juan Manuel Santos in February 2015.


Description of FACT Centre
The FACT centre is one of the leading centres for mechatronics in the country. It disposes of excellent facilities and laboratories for practical learning processes. The training offer comprises mechatronics and automated processes in continuous and discrete manufacturing. The FACT Centre is associated with projects of technological investigation and development.

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Location
Centro de Diseño Tecnológico Industrial (CDTI),
SENA Regional Valle del Cauca
Calle 72K #26J - 97
El Pondaje, Cali