Innovation and start-ups at USI

While USI engages mainly in fundamental research, complying with the Swiss ‘dual’ model, it nonetheless is active in transferring research outcomes to society and fostering innovation through, in particular:


At a glance  
Supported start-up companies 60
Start-up companies currently active in the region 45
Jobs created in the region 150
Patents filed 25
Applied studies (a.y 2015-2016, latest data available) 80
Field projects (a.y. 2015-2016, latest data available) 35