Current Sponsors


Gold Symposium Patron

Company overview: Fincantieri is one of the world’s largest shipbuilding groups, the only one active in all high-tech marine industry sectors. It is leader in the construction and transformation of cruise, naval and oil & gas and wind offshore vessels, as well as in the production of systems and component equipment, after-sales services and marine interiors solutions. Thanks to the expertise developed in the management of complex projects, the Group boasts first-class references in infrastructures, and is a reference player in digital technologies and cybersecurity, electronics and advanced systems. With over 230 years of history and more than 7,000 ships built, Fincantieri maintains its know-how, expertise and management centres in Italy, here employing 10,000 workers and creating around 90,000 jobs, which double worldwide thanks to a production network of 18 shipyards operating in four continents and with almost 21,000 employees.


Contact: Stefano Sensani, E-mail address:


Gold Symposium Patron

Company overview: Free Space is an innovative start-up in the field of electromagnetic solutions. We are talented in developing customized solutions that seamlessly harmonize into complex platforms and environments due to our strong technological background. Our expertise lies in electromagnetic modelling and simulation for radio frequency signal propagation, complex electromagnetic estimation, and accurate radar cross-section (RCS) computation. We have expertise in performing feasibility studies tailored to specific needs, as well as in simulating, designing, and industrializing RF and microwave components, materials and equipment. We comply with rigorous testing and qualification criteria for environmental, electromagnetic compatibility (EMC), and radio performance. Our primary objective is to improve system performance through the advancement and integration of electromagnetic technologies. Free Space goes beyond being a provider of solutions; we are pioneers in the pursuit of excellence via customized electromagnetic solutions.


Contact: Eliana Canicattì, e-mail address:


Gold Symposium Patron

Company overview: Founded in 1987 with headquarters in Shenzhen, China, Huawei is a leading global provider of information and communications technology (ICT) infrastructure and smart devices. Huawei's products and solutions are used by 45 of the world's top 50 carriers in over 170 countries, serving around a third of the world's population. Huawei is a private company, 100% owned by its employees, and is constantly engaged in management development complying with the international best practices.

The company currently has 197,000 employees, over 45% of whom are employed in the Research & Development sector. Huawei has built 14 Research & Development centers, 36 Joint Innovation Centers and 45 Training Centers worldwide. In 2021, the company invested over $22 billion in Research & Development, 22.4% of its global revenue.

Huawei has filed 112,849 patents and, according to the UN World Intellectual Property Organization (WIPO), in 2021 it is the first company in the world for international patent applications with 6,952 requests. In 2021, Huawei also ranks first for patent applications filed at the European Patent Office (EPO) with 3,544 applications. Huawei ranked 44th in the 2021 Fortune Global 500 ranking and was the first Chinese company ever to enter the 'Top 100 Best Global Brands' by Interbrand, where in 2021 it ranked 85th.

With solutions integrated in four key domains (telecommunication networks, IT, smart devices and cloud services), Huawei is committed to bringing digital to every person, home and organization, for a fully connected and intelligent world. In 2021, Huawei recorded a revenue of $99.9 billion with a net profit of $17.8 billion.

Huawei operates in Italy since 2004 where it counts on +700 professionals (85% local), two main offices in Milan and Rome, offices in major cities, three centers of Global Research, six Innovation Centers and five Joint R&D Labs. Moreover, Huawei is currently carrying out research collaborations with 36 universities in Italy providing for investments in joint projects on optical technologies, semiconductor technologies, 5G, Industry 4.0.

Website: European version

Contact: Roberto FLAMINI, e-mail address:
Stefano VERZURA, e-mail address:


Silver Symposium Patron

Company overview: NSI-MI Technologies is the premier source for advanced antenna measurement solutions for any aerospace, defence, satellite, or wireless application and beyond. Our elite team of experts oversee every step of the design, construction, and system integration process, and our broad customer service network will lend support long after delivery. Whether investing in a turnkey system, a precision component, or optimised instrumentation suite, we take your specific RF measurement requirements and execute a solution unparalleled in performance, accuracy, and quality. You can always Test with Confidence™ at NSI-MI.


Contacts: Michelle Taylor, Marketing Manager, e-mail address:, Phone: +1 678-475-8345
Andy Booth, European Sales Manager, e-mail address:, Phone: +44 (0) 7467 763745


Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: Altair (Nasdaq: ALTR), is a global leader in computational intelligence that provides software and cloud solutions in simulation, high-performance computing (HPC), data analytics and AI. Altair enables organizations across all industries to compete more effectively and drive smarter decisions in an increasingly connected world - all while creating a greener, more sustainable future. To learn more, please visit


Contact: Carlo Damiani, e-mail address:, C.J. Reddy, e-mail address:

Dassault Systèmes

Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: Dassault Systèmes, the 3DEXPERIENCE® Company, is a catalyst for human progress. Operating in three sectors – Life Sciences & Healthcare, Infrastructure & Cities, and Manufacturing Industries – we provide businesses and people with collaborative 3D virtual universes to imagine sustainable innovations. A pioneer in computer-aided design founded in 1981, Dassault Systèmes has expanded into a diverse range of software categories, including 3D modeling, simulation, information intelligence, and social and collaborative processes. By creating ‘virtual experience twins’ of the real world with our 3DEXPERIENCE platform and applications, our customers push the boundaries of innovation, learning and production.

Dassault Systèmes’ corporate culture promotes a questioning mindset, exploring possibilities and connecting people to bring about meaningful change. Dassault Systèmes’ 20,000 employees bring value to over 300,000 customers of all sizes, in diverse industries, in more than 140 countries. For more information, visit

Powered by the 3DEXPERIENCE platform, SIMULIA delivers realistic simulation applications that enable users to reveal the world we live in. SIMULIA applications accelerate the process of evaluating the performance, reliability and safety of materials and products before committing to physical prototypes. For more information, visit


Contacts: Davide Tallini , e-mail address:
Raffaele Scuderi e-mail address:


Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: ECHOES s.r.l. is an Italian engineering company specialized in the design, development, and manufacturing of innovative radar systems and sub-systems (both hardware and software).

Founded in 2015 as a joint spinoff company of Interuniversity Consortium for Telecommunications (CNIT) and University of Pisa, nowadays, ECHOES is fully operative with many national and international customers and it has set itself apart through its ability to bring new products to market focusing on the future. ECHOES offers customer-oriented full-stack radar solutions, from the design up to small-series production for a wide range of civil and military applications from HF up to K bands.

ECHOES is mainly focused on imaging radar market segment, in particular towards structural, geotechnical, and environmental monitoring applications, aerospace & defence, and security & surveillance applications.


Contact: Daniele Staglianò, e-mail address:
Tel: 0586377754 Cel: 3288232306


Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: Radar and Surveillance Systems (RaSS) Lab is a National Laboratory of the Italian Interuniversity Consortium for Telecommunications (CNIT). CNIT is a no-profit consortium composed of 44 Research Units (38 Italian Universities, 7 Departments of the National Research Council-CNR) and 7 National Laboratories.

RaSS Lab was founded in 2010 with the aim of creating core competence to challenge research frontiers in the field of radar systems and applied electrom

RaSS Lab was founded in 2010 with the aim of creating core competence to challenge research frontiers in the field of radar systems and applied electromagnetics.

RaSS Lab carries out its research and technological transfer activities in the field of radar systems, applied electromagnetism, remote sensing, telecommunication, signal processing and sensors network security. It is organized in several current and explorative research areas; all activities are supported by complementary units. Today, RaSS counts 32 people among researchers, technical and administrative staff.


Contact: Amerigo Capria, e-mail address:, Tel: 0500801555
Roberto Saglimbeni, e-mail address:, Tel: 050080151

MVG (Microwave Vision Group)

Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: MVG offers a full range of measurement solutions for antenna, RCS, radome, and EMC/EMI testing, and wireless device certification. Our one-stop-shop product portfolio includes multi-probe arrays, PNF scanners, compact ranges, anechoic chambers, antennas, software, positioning equipment, and RF absorbers. We also offer antenna measurement services, integrated project management, and customer care worldwide. MVG brings together more than 35 years’ experience in microwave testing technology from 4 historical industry leaders: SATIMO, ORBIT/FR, AEMI and Rainford EMC Systems. We are dedicated to supporting the Aerospace and Defense, Satellite, Telecom, and Automotive industries and well as academic R&D.


Contact: Carmel Petersen, Marketing Manager, e-mail address:

Shared Sponsorship with VEGA COMPOSITES


Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: Pasquali Microwave Systems offers full-in-house Engineering, Manufacturing, Surface Treatments and QA/Testing of µ-Wave and mm-Wave Assemblies (1÷200 GHz, passive and active) for Defense, Space, Naval and Civil/TLC sectors, such as:

  • µ-Wave and mm-Wave Waveguide Assemblies and Antennas Systems: 1 GHz ÷ 150 GHz or higher frequencies
  • Blackbody RF Absorbers for Calibration Targets and Polarizers: 10 GHz ÷ 200 GHz, 4°K ÷ 330°K
  • Electronics Subassemblies and Components: On-waveguide integrated parts, microstrip/PCBs (1 GHz ÷ 50 GHz)


Contact: Thomas Lastrucci - Business Development, e-mail address:
Francesco Ovipari – Commercial Office, e-mail address:


Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: Vega Composites is a long-standing leading Company operating in Composites Materials and Metal Assemblies for Defense, Naval, Civil and Space markets, providing cutting-edge design solutions know-how capabilities and high-tech manufacturing in:

  • Composite Fiber–Reinforced Structures: Carbon-Fiber, Glass-Fiber, Kevlar, Innegra, Rohacell, Dyneema
  • Integrated Complex Metal Parts: Special Steel, Titanium, Aluminum Alloys

Vega Composites supplies a wide set of items, from small Assemblies (10cm) up to large Structures (more than 6 mt of diameter):

  • Radomes and Large Domes
  • Antenna Reflectors
  • Tank Shields
  • Support Frames
  • Drone/Vehicle Parts
  • Composite Over-Wrapped Pressure Tanks for Satellites


Contact: Nicola Cigolotti – Business Development Manager, e-mail address:
Thomas Lastrucci – Business Development, e-mail address:


Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: Rohde & Schwarz is a German multinational that develops, manufactures and markets a wide range of electronic solutions for the industrial sector, infrastructure operators and public institutions. For ninety years it has been a market leader and technological innovator in all areas in which it operates, including wireless communications, radio frequency measurement and testing systems, broadcasting and media, air traffic control and military radio communications, IT security and network infrastructure. Present in Italy since 1947, Rohde & Schwarz produces, designs and develops, on the national territory, communication and measurement solutions with high technological content. Its clients include the most significant private companies, public bodies and the armed forces. Structured in three divisions, two dedicated to sales and one entirely dedicated to technical services, Rohde & Schwarz Italia supports its customers with a reliable and constant presence from the phase of defining the application needs, the commissioning of the equipment; providing qualified installation, calibration and maintenance services, and also organizing and providing training, updating and technical support services.


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Bronze Symposium Patron

Company overview: The Technology Innovation Institute (TII) is a leading global research center dedicated to pushing the frontiers of knowledge. Our teams of scientists, researchers and engineers work in an open, flexible and agile environment to deliver discovery science and transformative technologies. Our work means we will not only prepare for the future; we will create it. Working together, we are committed to inspiring innovation for a better tomorrow.


Contact: Andrew Chopra, E-mail address: