PInK

Promoting Innovation and Knowledge (PInK)

Giving value to ideas, from research to business

PInK - Promoting Innovation and Knowledge is Ca’ Foscari University’s portal dedicated to technology and knowledge transfer between University research and businesses, institutions and the region.

With PInK, the collaboration between the University and entrepreneurship takes shape, supporting the exploitation of research results and fostering innovation and development.

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Discover the university’s equipment and technological platforms, access our research laboratories and Ca’ Foscari’s integrated skills to support research projects.

Highlights from Ca' Foscari News

Producing plastic from organic waste: the invention in Treviso

As part of the Res-Urbis project, Ca' Foscari researchers have patented a process to synthesize biodegradable polyester polymers from the organic fraction of domestic solid waste, effectively making a huge step forward towards an economy that wastes nothing.

Fluorescent molecules activate "green" chemical reactions

Scientists from the Green Organic Synthesis Team (GOST) research team led by Alvise Perosa and Maurizio Selva from Ca’ Foscari University of Venice have demonstrated for the first time the possibility of triggering chemical reactions by illuminating natural carbon nanoparticles.

#KnowledgeTransfer

All activities aimed at transferring knowledge from research to the market: making scientific and technological developments accessible to a wide range of users who, subsequently, can develop new products, processes, applications, materials or services.

#Services

Companies which want to invest in research and innovation or need to find innovative solutions to their "challenges" now have a dedicated interface for encountering the multidisciplinary scientific skills found at Ca’ Foscari.

#ValuingIdeas

With a wide range of expertise and specialized services in the field of protection, management and exploitation of industrial property, PInK is the point of contact between different scientific-technological areas, and between the academic community and the business world.

#Innovation

Ca' Foscari University of Venice earns its place on the podium of Italian universities for the quality of research, with five Departments of Excellence selected by the Ministry of Education, Universities and Research. 


Team

Ca' Foscari University of Venice

Sara Alba, Innovation Promotion & Strategic agreements
 sara.alba@unive.it

Greta Bonetto, Knowledge Transfer Management
 greta.bonetto@unive.it

Erica Brandolino, Legal Advice & Strategic agreements
 erica.brandolino@unive.it

Samuela Franceschini, Knowledge Transfer Management
 samuela.franceschini@unive.it

Ca' Foscari University Foundation

Rector's Delegate to Intellectual Property, entrepreneurship and knowledge transfer