Fondazione Filarete
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Fondazione Filarete in breve

Filarete Foundation is an hub that manages the University of Milan technology transfer and supports startup companies.

Our mission:
  • Promote and manage collaborative research, developing partnerships and networks with companies, scientific and clinical research institutes in Italy and abroad
  • Accelerate the time to market of academic research through effective technology transfer processes
  • Encourage the creation of new companies based on research results supporting them in their early stages and their business development activities
A foundation for UniMi

Filarete can count on the expertise of 3.000 professors and researchers from all areas of the 34 UniMI departments

The transformation process to become the operational structure for technology transfer of the University of Milano started in 2016.

The University 2017-2019 Strategic Plan states the following as characteristics of the new Foundation: governance autonomy, strategic flexibility and financial independence.