Innovation and technology leadership are the key factors to ensure competitive growth and market success, and this is the reason why Softeco invests about 10% of staff resources and annual turnover in Research & Innovation.

Participation in research projects and creation of international science and technology collaborations, are key to the development of high-tech products, as well as prerequisites for transforming innovation into business.

In more than 25 years of activity, thanks to a collaborative network of more than 1000 European companies and research centers, Softeco participated – also as coordinator – to more than 100 research projects in several areas:

Energia & Ambiente, Mobilità, Biomedicale, eWork, Media.


Research activities include projects funded by the European Commission under the different framework programs – FP3, FP4, FP5, FP6 and FP7 and Horizon2020 – and other important initiatives, such as, for example, eContent, eContentPlus, eTEN, ICT-PSP, LIFE and LIFE+ programs.

Softeco is also a major player in national research context and participate in important national and regional initiatives.


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