The University of Pavia (UNIPV) was founded in 1361 and is one of the oldest Universities in Europe. The participating people are with the Dipartimento di Ingegneria Industriale e dell’Informazione, which is one of the leading European groups for microelectronic, electronic, applied photonic and computer science research. The core expertise of the group is focused on optoelectronic devices design and application, and ICT expertise on embedded systems design and programming, real-time computing, coordination among distributed agents, energy efficiency, Linux and mobile applications.

TEKNOLOGIAN TUTKIMUSKESKUS (VTT) is a multitechnological research organisation providing high-end technology solutions and innovation services.
From its wide knowledge base, VTT can combine different technologies, create new innovations and a wide range of world-class technologies and applied research services, thus improving its clients’ competitiveness and competence. Through its international scientific and technology networks, VTT can produce information, upgrade technology knowledge, and create business intelligence and value added for its stakeholders. VTT’s activities are focused on three areas: Knowledge intensive products and services, Smart industry and energy systems, and Solutions for natural resources and environment.

ECLEXYS SAGL is a Swiss privately owned company founded in 2005. The ECLEXYS’ core business is the development and selling of systems in the telecommunication and security domains, keeping a strong focus on the performance, innovation and integration aspects.

JULIGHT is a Company founded in 2011. Julight invents, engineers, produces and markets novel instruments and sensors based on laser techniques. Its main product is an innovative laser vibrometer for the measurement of vibrations without contact. Julight also provides consultancy and solutions for scientific and industrial measurements. JULIGHT is a spin-off Company from the University of Pavia active since 20+ years with the Optoelectronics Group and the Microelectrronics Group, in the areas of electronic design, opto-electronic instrumentation, fiber-optic sensors, analog signal processing. JULIGHT focuses on the development of novel laser-based sensors and solutions related to semiconductor light emitters and electronic circuits.

Keraplan (KERA) is a company with a 30-year-old experience in the manufacture of monolithic ceramic (stoneware) slabs. Research and development are the basis of the company philosophy that privileges respect of the environment while pursuing the satisfaction of the ever new requirements of the customers.

SIARQ, Advanced Solar Design
SIARQ, established in 2003, is a cutting-edge company specialized in advanced design in the field of sustainable urban furniture, multifunctional urban structures and integration of renewable technology and new designs in sustainable architecture.

KIM is a reference entity in innovation, knowledge transfer and implementation of scientific technological structures worldwide, whose mission is to improve the competitiveness and the technological progress of companies through specialized services, positioning and consolidating a knowledge transfer model at global level.