Fondazione Alma Mater
Alma Mater Foundation (FAM) operates as a non-profit, linkage institution between the university and the society as a whole. Its institutional aim is to create & maintain relationships among universities, governments, institutions, private enterprise and citizens.
FAM has knowledge and operational capacity in developing higher education courses. FAM establishes and promotes higher education network while supporting university schools and departments in the co-design and management of post-graduate courses. FAM supports studies, research and innovation especially as applied to ecology, sustainable environment and the blue economy.
Activities carried out by FAM include knowledge exploitation; co-design and management of post-graduate courses (masters, summer and winter school, permanent education courses); supporting studies, research and innovation especially as applied to climate sector; designing applications and managing funded projects concerning European directly funded programmes; designing, fostering and realizing entrepreneurship orientation training seminars and laboratories.