The main objective of the N&D Unit is to support and promote the activities of the Institute in order to enhance its visibility, foster joint cooperation at national and international level, encourage the exploitation of research results for technology transfer. This is achieved through a range of activities promoting:
• information exchange with diverse research centers and organizations;
• cooperative agreements with other public research bodies;
• cooperation with small and medium enterprises at Regional level;
• joint collaborative projects at National and European level;
• information dissemination.