ALISEI brings together the main players in the Life Sciences sector in Italy: a network for the development of partnerships and the promotion of innovation.

14 Regional Representatives, 5 Business Associations and 4 National Research Centres

Business associations

AIOP - Italian Private Hospital Association

Association that brings together private hospitalisation and care facilities with the aim of developing their qualification and supporting their activities within the national healthcare organisation.


Federchimica's national association representing Italian companies and science parks operating in the various application sectors of biotechnology.

Confindustria Dispositivi Medici

Federation of Confindustria that represents, supports and enhances Italian companies operating in the field of medical devices.

Egualia – Accessible Medicine Industries

Official representative body of the Italian generic, biosimilar and Value Added Medicines industries.


Association that unites and represents Italian pharmaceutical companies.

National Research Centres

CNR – National Research Council

National public research body with multidisciplinary competences, supervised by the Ministry of University and Research (MUR).

ENEA – National agency for new technologies, energy and sustainable economic development

Public body for research, technological innovation and provision of advanced services to enterprises, public administration and citizens in the fields of energy, environment and sustainable economic development

INFN - National Institute of Nuclear Physics

National public body for theoretical and experimental research in the fields of subnuclear, nuclear and astroparticle physics, supervised by the Ministry of University and Research (MUR).

ISS - National Institute of Health

The main public body for research, control and technical-scientific advice on public health in Italy, working alongside the Ministry of Health, the Regions and the National Health Service (SSN).

Regional Representatives

ART-ER Attractiveness Research Territory

Consortium Company of Emilia-Romagna aimed at the sustainable growth of the region through activities for the development and promotion of innovation, knowledge and attractiveness, and internationalisation.

Bioindustry Park Silvano Fumero S.p.A. Benefit Company

Piedmont Science and Technology Park that promotes the birth and growth of innovative companies and the connection between the business world, research centres and universities.


Calabrian consortium offering advanced services to companies in the field of Human Health, Biotechnology and Life Sciences.

Campania Bioscience Technology District

Public-private consortium active in the Campania region and recognised by the Ministry of University and Research as a High Technology District, aimed at accelerating the creation of new companies, supporting business development, enhancing research and networking in the Life Sciences sector.

H-BIO District Apulia - Apulian Technological District Human Health and Biotechnology

Consortium that promotes the birth, establishment and development in Apulia of innovative enterprises in the field of advanced diagnostics, care and rehabilitation products and bioinformatics.

Lazio Innova

In-house company of the Lazio Region supporting enterprises and local public administration in the provision of incentives and guarantees; in internationalisation services, promotion of enterprise networks and regional excellence, business start-ups and development and social inclusion.

Liguria Life Sciences Hub

Polo di Ricerca e Innovazione della Regione Liguria, which brings together all the most important public and private players in the field of Life Sciences, to meet the needs of the region and increase the competitiveness of Ligurian companies operating in high-tech health.

Lombardy Life Sciences Cluster

Community that brings together all public and private players dedicated to Life Sciences in the Lombardy Region.

Sardegna Ricerche

Sardinian regional agency offering services to companies and individuals, such as technical and scientific information, documentation services, assistance for the creation of new companies and for the preparation of research and technology transfer projects.

Sicily Micro and Nano Systems Technology District

Consortium formed by enterprises, universities, public and private research organisations and trade associations, which promotes sustainable economic growth, the attraction of talent and the valorisation of various sectors in the area, including Health, Food, Energy and Digital.

Trentino Innovation Hub Foundation (HIT)

An instrumental body of the Autonomous Province of Trento and an organisation for research and the dissemination of knowledge and innovation in Trentino.

Tuscany Life Sciences Foundation

A non-profit organisation that supports research activities in the field of Life Sciences and supports the development of projects, from basic research to industrial application, favouring the birth of innovative start-ups.

Upper Adriatic Technology Hub

Friulian technology park dealing with technology transfer and business development.

Veneto Innovazione

A Veneto Region company that coordinates the regional innovation system, optimising the results of scientific research and promoting technology transfer activities.

Supporting bodies

Federated Innovation

An innovative ecosystem created at MIND-Milano Innovation District and a model of public-private collaboration aimed at accelerating the translation of ideas into new products, processes and services that contribute to the economic revival of the country.


ITA - Italian Trade Agency

A body through which the government promotes the consolidation and business development of Italian companies in foreign markets.