Fondazione Filarete
Business accelerator in biomaterials, healthcare and advanced technology

The Business Accelerator offers R&D, scientific, financial and for incubation services.


State-of-the-art on research facilities and expertise.

Interlinked network of complementary scientific expertise providing the optimal conditions for the transition from research to innovation.

A network of competencies, specializations and business development activities that generates a fertile ecosystem for the development start-ups.

Fondazione Filarete was born in 2008 as a public-private partnership to play a leading role in innovation and entrepreneurship in the fields of Life Sciences, Biotechnology and Health.
Fondazione Filarete promotes and integrates itself with a network of companies, researchers and institutions operating in the fields of life sciences and health in order to:

  • Accelerate the time to market of academic research through effective technology transfer processes;
  • Encourage the creation of new companies based on research results supporting them in their early stages and in business development;
  • Support the innovation processes of SMEs through value-added services and technology and knowledge transfer;
  • Develop partnerships and networks with scientific and clinical research institutes in Italy and abroad.
01/12/2014 12.24.49
Milan, November 28, 2014 - Tensive, a company founded in the laboratories of Fondazione Filarete, won last night the "Premio Gaetano Marzotto". The...
18/11/2014 11.51.59
A join-venture of the Fondazione Filarete's Imaging and Advanced Biomaterials laboratories allow the researchers to published on top journal...
23/10/2014 17.45.46
The meeting point between companies and technologies with high social impact. The event will be a moment of discussion on business models for...
21/10/2014 16.55.46
The program of the StartCupML 2014's final. Registration here: