MISSION: From Culture to Enterprises, from Enterprises to Culture
One of the main objectives of the Association is too built up a bridge between the cultural research of the Museum and the internationally known local companies, in order to approach the new generations to the vitality of the industrial sector.
The Association was born 1997 as an ONLUS to consolidate the relationship between the productive reality and the formative sphere, through the promotion of the cultural mission of the Museum. In 2005 it is recognised by the Region Emilia Romagna and reunites the most significative companies, foundations and associations of the industrial district of Bologna and acts in the field of production, innovation and education.
These companies mostly belong to the mechanics, the motoring and the packaging sectors, which are the historical developing realities of the regional economy.
The Association is the creator of the Programma Quadrifoglio, in collaboration with the Museum, the Istituti Tecnici Aldini Valeriani and the Fondazione Aldini Valeriani., which implements projects for the enhancement of technical culture and technical Education.
To sustain the cultural offer of the Museum, its educational programme and the enlargements of its collections
To cultivate the excellence of the fare impresa end of the technical competences of the productive realities of our territory
To valorise the historical-industrial culture of Bologna and its economical development
To organize events for the enhancement of research and development
To promote educational projects in order to diffuse technical and scientific culture.