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. 

A bilateral research project Italy-Georgia to enhance the use of new technologies for Cultural Heritage. A webinar to present activities and next project phases

Press release 21/06/2022

The Bilateral research project Italy-Georgia “Technology-Enhanced Strategies for Heritage study & valorization” has been founded for the two-years period 2021-2022, in the framework of the scientific and technological cooperation agreement between the Cnr of Italy and SRNSF of Georgia

Starting your career in Heritage Science at Cnr-Ispc: 2022 MSCA infoday

Event 30/05/2022

The Institute of Heritage Science of the Italian National Research Council (Cnr-Ispc) organizes a webinar on the next MSCA call for Postdoctoral Fellowships (MSCA-PF) under Horizon Europe (indicative opening 12th May 2022)

Removal of marine litter and circular economy: challenges and opportunities

Event, 01- 02/06/2022

Second annual event held as part of the MAELSTROM (coordinated by Cnr-Ismar) and In-No-Plastic (coordinated by Norwegian SINTEF) projects. The event will present innovative and sustainable technologies for the removal and recycling of marine litter – particularly plastics – creating a chance for large industrial entities, start-ups, and NGOs to meet

Technology transfer office

Institutional Area

Technology Transfer (TT) is Cnr’s second mission, after the scientific research. The Technology Transfer Office of Cnr (TTO) is responsible for all the activities related to TT, such as protection of research results and promotion and support for Spin-off creation. On behalf of Cnr, TTO is part of TTO CIRCLE sponsored by the JRC of the European Commission

44th Meeting The Italian Section of the Combustion Institute - Combustion for Sustainability

Event 05-08/06/2022

The meeting is aimed at giving the opportunity for exchange of expertise and discussion between scientists and technologists working in the field of combustion, in all its fundamental and applied aspects, with specific emphasis to low-emission and sustainable technologies

Spin-off promotion and support

Institutional Area

The creation of spin-off companies is an instrument for Cnr to pursue its institutional objects even in conjunction with other public and private parties. It contributes to societal and economic development of knowledge and enhances relationships and interactions between research and industry

2nd International Workshop on MILD Combustion

Event 08-09/06/2022

The workshop will adress and discuss advances in MILD combustion fundamentals and technology implementation, particularly in the perspective of the energy transition and renewable energy carriers

Protection and valorisation of IPRs

Institutional Area

CNR supports its researchers in protecting and valorizing the results of their research, promoting their exploitation in collaboration with industrial partners and/or other institutions. TTO of Cnr acts in coordination with the Departments and Institutes in order to regulate the procedures related to the different phases of Intellectual Property Rights (IPR) generated by researchers through independent, co-funded and commissioned research

Governing new and traditional partnerships for innovation and development in the post-pandemic world

Event, 27-29/06/2022

The 20th Triple Helix Conference, will be held in Florence with the aim to bring together leading scholars, policy makers and practitioners from different fields and sectors to advance the understanding of the dynamics between science, the social sector, industry and governmental institutions under the contemporary challenges

Promotion and Marketing activities

Institutional Area

Our Promotion and marketing activities are focused on generating opportunities for sharing research infrastructures by leveraging Cnr’s IPR portfolio, our scientists’ know-how and skills, as wells as our network of stakeholders 

International Summer School Environment Material Interaction - ENVIMAT 2022 "Preventive conservation of coastal archaeological sites and cultural landscapes in the Mediterranean Basin"

Event 06-09/07/2022

The International Summer School is dedicated to the impact of pollution and climate change, risk assessment and management on coastal archaeological remains, monumental complexes and cultural landscapes. The event is organized by the Cnr-Isac of Bologna and Lamezia Terme and DiBEST of the University of Calabria since 2014 

Remtech Europe 2022

Event 19 - 23/09/2022

Remtech Europe" is a worldwide event dedicated to #innovation in #contaminatedsites, #future #technology and to the broader themes of #environment #protection and #sustainabledevelopment. Paola Grenni, researcher at IRSA of the CNR, is the Remtech Europe Ambassador