ASTER for Research

In order to boost academia-enterprises collaboration for industrial research and development, ASTER designs, develops and implements strategic initiatives, new instruments and specific actions. ASTER offers to the regional research system an active network of partners also in order to foster the participation to international collaborative programmes and European funded projects.

ASTER is in charge of managing and promoting the Emilia-Romagna High Technology Network made of 90 Industrial Research Labs and Innovation Centres based on universities and public research centres  providing skills, facilities and resources to the business sector. Since 2005 the Emilia-Romagna High Technology Network has been organised in 6 thematic platforms: Agrifood, Constructions, Energy & Environment, ICT & Design, Mechanics & Materials and Life Sciences.

Link to Rete Alta Tecnologia