Lombardy Region  Lombardy flag: green background with 4-sided white image



A major Italian area of innovation

Map of Italy showing Lombardy region in north

Milan is the capital of Italy's Lombardy region, one of 20 in the country. Switzerland lies to its north.

Lombardy's GDP is roughly 20% of Italy's total GDP. Services account for 66% of Lombardy's economic activity.

Uniqueness of Lombardy

Lombardy has 12 universities, a university institute for higher education, and boasts 480 research and technology transfer centers.

Types, numbers of orgs

The Italian National Agency has been established to help diffuse innovative technologies. There are private financial resources, investment incentives and public tools available to support this innovation.

Tech activity, tax incentives

Four technology districts have been recognized by the Italian Ministry for University and Research (MIUR): Biotech, ICT, New materials and Agriculture and food. A fifth district, Aerospace, is emerging.

Technology focus

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