The University of Parma supports the transfer technology and of knowledge, with the goal of fostering economic and social development through the conversion of research results into useful notions for productive purposes and to enhance the well-being of society.
The initiatives aimed at starting spin-off and start-up must be compatible with the vocation of the University and with its scientific and institutional prestige, as well as with the spirit of dissemination of knowledge within its own and in the academic world. In addition, they pursue the twofold goal:
- fostering youth innovative entrepreneurship through temporary support of teachers;
- allow students, together with reference teachers, to explore the possibility of turning innovative ideas into entrepreneurial paths.