i-STAR Institute intends to become a national and international reference point for sports tech, i.e. scientific research and technological innovation that have their application field and their primary driver in sport, pursuing a positive social, environmental and economic impact.


Bringing together people, skills, resources and sports projects already present in the University, combining the best experiences in innovation and the acceleration of new concepts, from the initial stages to the complete product.

Create solid relationships with the most important centers of the sciences applied to sport to encourage unique experiences of tests and experiments with elite athletes and professional sportsmen in different sports.

To be recognized as the preferred partner for sports innovation of the Italian Government and CONI, with the aim of ensuring that innovation in sports equipment, technical materials, training technologies and performance monitoring, are also used to better develop the potential of future Italian champions.

Institute for Sport: Technology and research