Agreements for Settlement and Development of Enterprises: results of the 2nd call on Industry 4.0

5 investments approved, creating 257 new jobs, with a total amount of 38 mln euro and 11.6 mln of incentives. The call focused on R&D centres in Augmented Virtual Reality, Big Data, Internet of Things, Artificial Intelligence. 1,456 jobs created by the regional law for investment promotion so far (1st and 2nd call).

Municipalities in Emilia-Romagna: a new interactive dashboard

17/07/2018 - Invest in Emilia-Romagna has published a new interactive dashboard with key figures for each regional municipality. Click here.

Financial Times ranks Emilia-Romagna among the top European regions 2018/19

14/02/2018 - The region improves its ranking among the Top 10 Southern European Regions for business attractiveness and Large European regions for FDI strategy.


GSK opens new plant in Parma

20/10/2018 - The research-based pharmaceutical company expands its presence in San Polo di Torrile with a 1,500 sq. m plant devoted to production and packaging of a medicine for treatment of Hiv, investing 30 million euro.

CMG (China Mechant Group) invests in Ravenna

Schneider Electric invests in digital transformation in Bologna

14/10/2018 - New site of 2,800 sqm in Casalecchio di Reno including a OEM Competence Center for packaging machinery and an Innovation Hub devoted to digitalization technologies in industrial and energy sectors.

CMG (China Mechant Group) invests in Ravenna

CMG (China Merchants Group) invests in Ravenna

20/6/2018 - The Chinese group - operating in off-shore platforms and shipyards sector - chooses Emilia-Romagna for its European location

Logistics, agreement for the regional intermodal cluster

Industry 4.0: BI-REX in Bologna among the top national “Competence Centers”

04/06/2018 - Bi-Rex “Big Data Innovation and research Excellence” is the name of the project selected by the Industry 4.0 National Plan, involving 61 regional stakeholders lead by the University of Bologna.

Reasons to invest

Reasons to invest

Key sectors

Key sectors

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Research network


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