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We are the Innovation District & Startup Accelerator of Politecnico di Milano

The go-to place deep tech innovators

We are a phygital location to connect with those planning for a more sustainable future

A Community of Deep Tech Innovators

PoliHub is an ecosystem where startups, companies, experts, institutions and investors find fertile ground to cultivate new business opportunities.

Our Mission
Our mission is to support the creation of deep tech startups that will generate value for society and the economy, steering them towards a model of sustainable progressbased on science and technology, by levering on Politecnico di Milano’s ecosystem.
Our vision
People will travel in space and time, they will regenerate our planet, they will live to a hundred and twenty, they will use that other 90% of their brain, and we are here to make it happen.

The Charter of Values

We want to play an important role in building a better future.

Download our Charter of Values

Our figures since 2014


Fondazione Politecnico di Milano

PoliHub’s major shareholder

Fondazione Politecnico di Milano was established in 2003 at the behest of Politecnico di Milano, the city’s main institutions and Regione Lombardia, the regional government of Lombardy, with the support of several prominent businesses. The Foundation is actively engaged in enhancing the University’s development path of accessible innovation, and to share the many strengths that define its research in the fields of engineering, architecture and industrial design with manufacturing companies and the local community, driving progress to build the future.


Where we are

Our headquarters are next to the Bovisa Campus of Politecnico di Milano

This vibrant ecosystem of startups, university laboratories and companies employs technological innovation to redraw future progress. The laboratories belonging to the Department of Industrial Engineering and the Design laboratories, FabLab and the wind tunnel are all located in the Bovisa Campus.

A branch in Lecco

PoliHub Lecco – Innovation Park & Startup Accelerator is the new hub established in 2020, following an agreement with Politecnico di Milano.It will host startups and companies from the Lecco area keen to embark on local innovation projects. The hub will also offer co-working facilities and meeting rooms, as well as laboratories for 3D printing, laser cutting, industrial textiles and robotics.

Our team


Andrea Sianesi


Enrico Deluchi

Real Estate & Smart Working Services Manager

Daniele Andriolo

Head of Communication & Digital Marketing

Alessandro Asaro

Venture Expert

Nicola Rodriguez

Human capital development manager

Ornella Sartori

Contract Manager

Serena Ottaviani

ICT Services Manager

Stefano Orlandi

Venture builder

Giacinto Schiavulli

Media Relations & Content Manager

Francesca Sapuppo

Social Media & Communication Manager

Paola Tilenni

Communication Designer & Community Manager

Achille Monteforte

Events & Community Manager

Silvia Biondo

Customer Service Manager

Francesca Cailotto

Corporate Program Manager

Vera Scuderi

Client Manager

Alice Scazzosi

Jr Venture Builder

Johnny Perez

Jr Venture Builder

Andrea Mulazzani

Administration Office Assistant

Marco Zanellato

Front Office Manager

Ayla Cacciolato