InnovUp is the non-profit and super partes association that represents and unites the Italian innovation supply chain: startups, scaleups, innovative SMEs, innovation centres, incubators, accelerators, science and technology parks, professional firms, consulting firms and corporations.
InnovUp works to strengthen and promote the Italian innovative entrepreneurship ecosystem through 3 main areas of activity:
– Advocacy (working groups, position papers, parliamentary hearings and ministerial interlocutions to promote legislation favourable to the development of innovative enterprises),
– Networking (trade tables, association chats, events, matching and roadshows to connect industry players),
– Knowledge (observatories, reports, surveys, webinars, newsletters and academies to increase knowledge of the ecosystem in the national and international context).
InnovUp is the Italian contact point for Wainova (World Alliance of Innovations), IASP (International Association of Science Parks and Areas of Innovation), ESN (European Startup Network), EBN (European Business and Innovation Centre Network), EBAN (European Business Angels Network).
Learn more about InovUp by visiting their website.