The National Research Council of Italy pays a particular attention to the cooperation with the industrial system. Actions include joint research programmes, research contracts, consulting, licensing and patent releases, foundation of research consortia and spin off companies, and many other initiatives aimed at enhancing the technology transfer processes to companies and business sectors.

A specific Structure devoted to Technology Transfer and Valorisation of research coordinates and connects the Cnr activities as regards the following topics: marketing research; intellectual property rights protection management and enhancement through the setting up of new technological enterprises; design and implementation of the technology transfer processes. 

Eni and Cnr combine research and innovation capabilities to tackle global challenges

Press release 07/05/2018

Eni and the Cnr will combine their strong technological research and development capabilities by establishing 4 joint research centers located in Southern Italy, with a total economic commitment of over 20 million euros for a duration of 5 years. The joint research will be focused in four areas of high scientific and strategic interest: nuclear fusion, water, agriculture and the Arctic ecosystem

Summer School 'Business and human rights'

Event 18-22/06/2018

The first edition of the 'International summer school on business and human rights' will provide to the almost 30 enrolled scholars coming from all over the world an understanding of the main challenges concerning the contemporary debate on business and human rights. A specific focus will be afforded to the content and impact of the 2011 UN Guiding Principles on business and human rights

Cnr research spin-off: Mivoq

Institutional Area

Mivoq (Mimic Voice Quest) is a spin-off company from Cnr. The company core business is the development of specific services in the field of information technology and particularly of text-To-Speech (TTS) technologies for any business

14th IEEE International Workshop on Factory Communication Systems (WFCS 2018)

Event 13-15/06/2018

Ieiit-Cnr is the organizer the 14th IEEE International Workshop on Factory Communication Systems, which will be in Imperia (Italy) in June 13-15, 2018. WFCS is the largest IEEE conference especially dedicated to industrial communication systems and technologies. 

Promozione e marketing

Institutional Area

"Vetrina dei brevetti" of public research is a valorisation service to enhance market value of scientific research and technological development achieved by Research Institutions and Universities. This pilot initiative is a joint effort made by the COTEC Foundation and Unioncamere to facilitate easier SMEs access and use of patents generated by public research institutions

Call of Expression of Interest for Intellectual Property Rights of Cnr

Institutional Area

Cnr issued a call for expression of interest  for the IPR Portfolio. Eligible proposers are professionals, natural persons that exercise a business activity, companies of people that exercise business activities, limited companies, consortia among enterprises and other consortium organizations, cooperative companies, public and private research organizations, foundations, public-owned companies, as well as public bodies  carrying out industrial and/or research activities in the sectors related to the Cnr rights

18th Fusarium Laboratory Workshop

Event, 18/06/2018

The CNR-ISPA under the aegis of the MycoKey project  and the International Society for Mycotoxicology (ISM),  is pleased to announce the 18th Fusarium Laboratory Workshop being held at Faculty of Biotechnology in Bari from 18-22 June, 2018

European technology transfer offices circle

Institutional Area

Cnr is partner of TTO CIRCLE sponsored by the JRC of the European Commission. This European network was established with the aim to bring together the major European public research organisations in order to play a collective role in driving changes to the Technology Transfer landscape in Europe. TTO is composed by leading European public research organisations (PROs), involving European technology transfer structures of the major national research institutions. They have agreed to join forces on Technology Transfer to boost innovation in Europe

FEBIP 2018 7th International Workshop on Focused Electron Beam-Induced Processing

Event 10-13/07/2018

A workshop to bring together the scientific community working with focused electron beams as a tool for direct nanofabrication, through gas-assisted deposition and etching. The program will focus on the recent advances and applications of the technique,along with the fundamental aspects of electron-molecule interaction process and precursor design

Nanosmat 2018 - 13th International conference on surfaces, coatings and nanostructured materials

Event 11-14/09/2018

Nanosmat  is a premier conference in the field of materials related nanoscience, engineering and nanotechnology. It fosters the gathering of talented people belonging to academia, industry, public or private, institutions, with the aim to exchange novel ideas, new knowledge and technical know-how in the broad fields of nanoscience and nanotechnology

Integrated Solutions for Mycotoxin Management

Event, 15-18/09/2018

The conference will provide an academic exchange platform for government, researchers and companies, strengthen the global knowledge on mycotoxins, and promote the global development of mycotoxin management technology and industry. This Conference is hosted by Chinese Academy of Agricultural Sciences (Caas), Hubei Academy of Agricultural Sciences (Haas) and Chinese Society of Plant Protection (Cspp)

23rd IEEE International Conference on Emerging Technologies And Factory Automation

Evento 04-07/09/2018

Ieiit-Cnr is the organizer of the IEEE 23rd International Conference on Emerging Technologies and Factory Automation. The 23rd Annual Conference of the IEEE Industrial Electronics Society (IES) is focused on the latest developments and new technologies in the field of industrial and factory automation, aiming to disseminate novel ideas and emerging trends

Autophagy in healthy and diseased brain

Event, 01-05/10/2018

School of Neuroscience for PhD students entitled 'Autophagy in healthy and diseased brain' which will take place in Italy, at Lake Como School of Advanced Studies in Como, 1-5th October. The topic of the 2018 edition will be Autophagy, and in particular how Autophagy can affect both physiology and pathology in the central nervous system, which represents an important emerging topic in neuroscience.