MESAP Innovation Cluster - Smart Products and Manufacturing
ACCELERATING INNOVATION: MESAP is the Innovation Cluster of Piedmont Region in the fields of Smart Products & Manufacturing with 268 Members, including 222 SMEs, 38Large Companies, 8 Universities and Research Centres. Most of large companies in Mesap are multinational firms, active especially in manufacturing, automotive and aerospace industries. This fact represents the high level of attractiveness of Piedmont business environment, particularly in the innovation field.
MESAP Companies show top level of specialization in integration of ICT, electronics and control science and advanced mechanics and are located in all phases of the supply chain with different levels of integration, including services.
MESAP main goals and activities are knowledge development and transfer from research centres to companies, cross transfer and spread of sectorial competences into new application fields, international cooperation for R&D European/international projects, new end markets identification at European and world level. Its final goal is to strengthen regional industrial capabilities and local supply chains, enhancing their competitiveness all over the world.
Established - 01 April 2009
Staff in the management team - 6-10
17Number of start-ups among SME's
8Research Organisations, Universities, Technology Centers
Membership in cluster networks, meta clusters and national associations of clusters
|Profile name||Location||Network type|
|5E- Federating European Electronics Ecosystems for Competitive Electronics Industries|
|MESAP Innovation Cluster - Smart Products and Manufacturing||
|Silicon Europe Alliance|
|EIT manufacturing South|