I3P is one of the leading Italian university incubators and one of the most important in Europe, as repeatedly certified by the international UBI Index.
I3P supports the creation of innovative start-ups with high growth potential, founded both by university researchers and students and by external entrepreneurs. I3P provides founders with equipped spaces, consultancy services and a rich international network of partners, mentors, customers, managers, and investors, as well as the opportunity to easily get in touch with the skills of the Polytechnic University of Turin.
Founded in 1999, I3P is based at the main campus of the Polytechnic University of Turin, and is one of the first Italian Incubators to be certified as a “Certified Incubator of Innovative Startups”.
I3P is active in the ICT / Digital, Cleantech, Medtech and Industrial sectors, and performs various activities in the field of Social Innovation. In 2011, I3P launched TreataBit, a pre-incubation and acceleration path dedicated to digital projects.
Every year, I3P receives on average over 350 business ideas, works on 150 business plans and “digital” projects and launches 40 innovative start-ups, admitting then 20 in the incubation process.