Research and innovation in Trentino are meant to be an engine for development and entrepreneurship. in order to enhance their growth in this territory in almost 190 million euro a year is invested in research and development activities in both the public and private sector. 

In this section you will find the list of research and innovation's actors playing a relevant role in Trentino. Their fields of action range from environment and sustainability, to ICT and engineering, to local development and cooperative related issues and to health and biology ones. 

Trento RISE

The new ICT pole for excellence, core partner of EIT ICT Labs Read full article

The University of Trento

Research and education Read full article

OECD LEED Trento Centre for Local Development

Developing capacities for local development in OECD member and non-member countries Read full article

Fondazione Edmund Mach

Training, Innovation and research in agricultural, nutritional and environmental field Read full article


Knowledge & Innovation Community Read full article


COSBI is a non-profit research center in Computational and Systems Biology founded as a joint venture between Microsoft Research and the University of Trento. Read full article


European Research Institute on Cooperative and Social Enterprises Read full article

Fondazione <ahref

Fondazione <ahref Read full article

Fondazione GraphiTech

Center for Advanced Computer Graphics Technologies Read full article

Trentino as a Lab

Innovation as the way of being, thinking and evolving Read full article


Research Unit for Forest Monitoring and Management Read full article

Fiat research center

Fiat research centre-Trento Branch Read full article


Center for REsearch and Telecommunication Experimentation for NETworked communities Read full article


The biggest Italian institute for research in the wood-forest sector Read full article

Villino Campi

The Centre for the Scientific Development of Lake Garda Read full article