ASTER promotes industrial research, technology development and transfer, innovative start-up creation and the improvement of high quality skills and careers on innovation.
ASTER has always been developing innovative instruments to support the access to financial resources for innovation and the exploitation of intellectual property rights.
ASTER activities, supporting strong collaboration between research and enterprises, point at a sustainable economic development of the regional territory, while maintaining the focus on the social dimension of growth and wellbeing. Indeed, since 1985 years ASTER has shaped and defined pathways and tools for innovation, industrial research, technology transfer and for the improvement of high quality skills and careers on innovation.
With its activities and services ASTER targets the main actors of the Emilia-Romagna research and innovation community.