ART-ER Attractiveness Research Territory is the Emilia-Romagna Joint Stock Consortium that was born from the merger of ASTER and ERVET, with the purpose of fostering the region’s sustainable growth by developing innovation, knowledge, attractiveness and internationalisation of the regional system.
ART-ER contributes to the establishment of new entrepreneurial initiatives with high levels of knowledge through methodologies and skills that have proven to be effective in the Emilia-Romagna region.
ART-ER offers services and financial incentives that target new innovative businesses; it aids the process of accessing concessions, grants and incentives for businesses that operate within the fields of innovation and technologies. It supports the new businesses throughout the different phases of entering a market.
ART-ER takes part in the European debate on the creation of innovative businesses through European projects that represent an exchange opportunity of best practices between the parties involved and offer businesses actual international exchange programs.
ART-ER has designed, currently develops and manages, the regional platform EmiliaRomagnaStartUp.