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General Information
The date when the cluster organisation was established: 
Tuesday, 10 November, 2009
Number of staff in the management team of the cluster organisation : 
1-5
Regions: 
Lazio
Other Label: 
We had Bronze Label but we did not renew it because there was no specific use of it
Membership to other networks/partnerships: 
Cluster Management Team: 
NameSurnamePositionTelephoneEmail
Francesco
Zingales
Cluster Manager
00393475387001
lazioconnect@lazioconnect.it
Languages spoken: 
English
French
Italian
Spanish
Sectoral and Industrial Focus
Sectoral Industries: 
Aerospace Vehicles and Defense
Agricultural Inputs and Services
Technology fields: 
Precision agriculture
GIS Geographical Information Systems
S3 EU priority areas: 
Aeronautics
Safety & security
Emerging industries: 
Digital Industries
Environmental Industries
Composition of the cluster
Total number of members: 
40
Number of SME members: 
22
Number of larger company members: 
9
Number of research organisations/universities/technology centres: 
9
Number of other ecosystem actors : 
300
Entrepreneurship and scale-up support facilities in the cluster's ecosystem (see "Organisation type"): 
Name and link of major players: 
NameWebsiteType
Thales Alenia Space
Larger Company
IDS
Larger Company
INTECS
Larger Company
CNR
Research Organisation
ENEA
Research Organisation
Università LA SAPIENZA
University
Università di TOR VERGATA
University
Università ROMA 3
University
Cluster Strategy
Mission/Objectives: 

We aim to generate additional business for our members as a result of increased levels of industrial and research-based collaboration in Italy, Europe and all over the world. 

Do you have a formalised strategy?: 
Yes
Do you have a specific strategy focus that addresses internationalisation ?: 
Yes
Services
Support services provided: 
Internationalisation support (= Access to third countries markets)
Access to public support (regional/national programmes, innovation vouchers, etc.)
Facilitation of collaboration between members
Facilitation of cross-sectorial cooperation
Periodic Information dissemination
Cooperation Activities
International Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
China
Taiwan
Our cluster organisation undertook the following international activities to support our members: 
Support to collaborative activities/etc.
Trans-national Cooperation
The main countries targeted by the cluster organisation: 
France
Germany
Our cluster organisation undertook the following trans-national activities to support our members: 
Support to collaborative activities/etc.
Which clusters do you collaborate with?: 
LRT Sachsen-Thueringen
BavAiria
Subsea Valley
Eastern Cluster ICT
Optec-Berlin-Brandeburg
Organic Electronics Saxony
OPTITEC
Support Programmes
Participation in Funded Support Programmes: 
European ProgrammesProject NameName & Description (Regional/National)Link (Regional/National)
FP7
H2020

Innosup - CASSIOPEIA: Cross-Cluster synergic Approach to Support Innovative and emerging industries across Europe in Energy-ICT-Aerospace sectors (in process of evaluation)

ICT - LIGHTJUMPS: A platform for cooperation among photonics clusters and creation of pathways for SMEs in taking their 1st steps in new photonics business ventures. (concluded)

 

 

Promotion
Why should partners choose you for cooperation?: 

Lazio is the biggest aerospace geografy in Italy with over 300 organizations, 5 BEuro revenues, 30.000 employees, 3000 researchers and 9 universities. We are not only the contact to our 42 members but the entry point to all these competencies. We have been working for 7 years now in this domain and we have all the relevant industiral, research and administration relevant contacts