“The non-profit association that supports and gives
voice to Italian startups ecosystem”

THE TIME IS NOW: italia Startup!

Italia Startup is the non-profit association that represents, supports, and gives voice to the Italian innovation ecosystem.

The Association brings together all those entities, both private and public, that firmly believe that the rise of the Italian economy has to be led by innovative enterprises and that a new entrepreneurial ecosystem is needed.

Founded in 2012, in response to the government’s call to the Italian innovation actors, the association brings together among others entrepreneurs, incubators, investors, startupper, public entities, and private companies.

Have a look at our official presentation

A shared mission

Italia Startup spreads the passion of doing business and promotes the culture of entrepreneurship

Our main goals are:

  • to encourage entrepreneurship among the youngest generations
  • to gather the instances of startups and early-stage companies by acting as a voice for small businesses to Italian Government
  • to highlight and promote new entrepreneurial initiatives
  • to connect startups and big companies
  • to create the best ecosystem to innovate and create new business in Italy