The Inter-departmental research canter ICxT (ICT and Innovation for the Society and the Territory) is a multidisciplinary research centre created thanks to 5 Departments cooperation : Computer Science, Sociology, Law, Psychology, Economics and Management.
The center develops innovative project using different approaches: multidisciplinary design thinking and lean methodology approach based on important tools useful to decrease the innovation risk and discover opportunities, develop the ideas and strucutre the product/service/process or innovative model.
The iCXT is structured in 5 laboratories on Smart Personal Technology, Energy lab, Food lab, Factory Lab, Smart Society.
Laboratories share the Crafting lab and Contamination lab:
- Crafting lab is a laboratory where the minimum vaiable products are created through additive manufacturing
- Contamination lab supports the share and contamination of capabilities knowledge and best practices between organizations and university
The objective of ICxT are:
- Researching and developing projects in collaboration with Sme, Companies, Universities and other institution of the territory
- Developing new competences and capabilities
President: Sergio Scamuzzi
Head: Paola Pisano
Department members: Federica Cena, Katia Lupo, Luca Console, Marco Pironti, Assunta Matassa, Matteo Sereno, Claudia Negro, Amon Rapp, Sara Capecchi