2i3T – Incubatore di Imprese dell’Università degli Studi di Torino

The Incubator 2i3T is based in Turin and was founded by the University of Turin, the City of Turin, Turin Province and Finpiemonte SpA. 2i3T puts its emphasis on the liason between University and Industry, and encourages the fusion of academic skills and managerial competence.

Acceleratore d’Impresa del Politecnico di Milano

University start-up technology incubator managed by Fondazione Politecnico di Milano, located in Milan


French association of equity investors (Private Equity, Venture Capital, etc.)

Alta Scuola Impresa e Società (ALTIS)

Post-graduate school for business and society of the Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore of Milan


Italian association for the development of biotechnology, part of Federchimica

Associazione Parchi Scientifici e Tecnologici Italiani (APSTI)

Italian association of science and technology parks, with a network of over 30 members.

Associazione Prospera

Voluntary association of over 1000 managers and professionals offering coaching to start-ups

Associazione San Michele Valore Impresa

Italian association promoting the values of entrepreneurial culture


Business Association Italy America, promoting innovation between the two countries

Edison Start

Innovation award for Startups and SMEs, organized by Europe's oldest energy company

Fondazione Filarete

Business accelerator for the development of biotechnology research

France Angels

French association of Business Angels, member of EBAN

Germany Trade & Invest

Economic development agency of the Federal Republic of Germany


Technological district of polymer and composite materials engineering and structures located in Campania

Incubatore Firenze

Incubator managed by the Scuola Superiore di Tecnologie Industriali (SSTI), located in Florence

Incubatore Imprese Innovative del Politecnico di Torino (I3P)

University start-up incubator with over 10 years of activity, located in Turin


Special agency for innovation of the Chamber of Commerce of Milan

International Venture Club

Network of leading VC funds promoting cross-border investment opportunities


Startupper company of the T.E.R.N.I. Research group, supporting and maintaining enterprise creation in the fields of green economy and sustainable industry

Italian Business & Investment Initiative

Initiative promoting Italy's innovative SME sector to the US investor communities

Italian Business Angel Network (IBAN)

Italy's largest Business Angel network, member of EBAN

Maverick Angels

American angel investor network providing coaching, training and relationships to international start-ups

Mind The Bridge

Foundation providing Italian start-ups with the opportunity to take part in a mentoring and netwotking program in Silicon Valley

Mobicap Consortium

International consortium backed by the European Union under the Competitiveness and Innovation Framework Programme, to improve access to finance in Mobile/Mobility


Italian Job Search portal

Polo Tecnologico di Navacchio

Science park situated in Tuscany, promoting competitiveness growth via technology and innovation for startups and small businesses.

Sardegna Ricerche

Regional incubator and research center consortium for Sardinia, with branches in Pula (Cagliari), Nuoro, Iglesias and Alghero

Singularity University

New concept of university that can leverage the power of exponential technologies to solve humanity's grand challenges

Space Tec Capital Partners

Consulting and investment company in the markets of mobile navigation, communication, information and entertainment (part of the Mobicap Consortium)


Online platform and community dedicated to the innovation ecosystem

Telefonica Wayra

International startup accelerator from Telefonica Group active in Europe and Latin America

Torino Piemonte Internet Exchange (TOP-IX)

Not-for-profit consortium providing IT and networking infrastructures to start-ups, located in Turin

Triboo R&D Incubator

Private incubator focused on the ICT and web services sector, located in Milan

UK Trade & Investment

Economic development agency of the United Kingdom

Veneto Nanotech

Industrial cluster for nanotechnologies located in Veneto

Wireless Industry Partnership

International company building mobile developer communities (part of the Mobicap Consortium)