POLI360: THE NEW TECHNOLOGY TRANSFER FUND
60 MILLION EUROS TO SUPPORT POLITECNICO INNOVATIVE TECHNOLOGIES AND ACCELERATE HIGH-POTENTIAL STARTUPS
Politecnico di Milano give the go to Poli360, the new investment fund, first and unique in Italy, which leverages the research potential and the pool of expertise of the university, as well as the technology transfer platform managed by the Technology Transfer Office and PoliHub. The fund will be managed by 360 Capital Partners, a leading European venture capital company that will work in close collaboration with the University.
The investments will be addressed to support the development of high-tech projects and startups, based on research and intellectual property, in the fields of industrial manufacturing and automation, efficient energy management, civil and telecommunications infrastructures, development of advanced materials and design.
The investments will cover the entire innovations life cycle, from the earliest stages, focusing on technological development (such as prototyping and validation in the field), to the intellectual property transfer to industry or the creation of high-tech companies.
Poli360 is supported by the investment of the ITAtech platform and important Italian industrial groups. The fund will be open to the participation of additional business partners interested in a concrete collaboration on innovation and business creation.
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