Our R&D relies on Eni's strong in-house expertise but also relies on external expertise and is active in various communities of practice, scientific associations and international conferences.
Versalis can count on an extensive network of collaborations and joint development activities with:
- industrial partners
- university groups
- research institutes
Thanks to the synergy of knowledge and interests with partners, with a view to ‘creating a value chain', we are constantly expanding our research models, accelerating the achievement of the company objectives, especially in the area of energy transition.
We have established research collaborations with leading Italian universities and research centres including:
- contracts for technical-scientific activities with the main Universities, Departments and National Centers of Excellence
- definition of Framework Agreements, in collaboration with Eni, with the main Italian Universities, Departments and National Centers of Excellence
- three-year PhD programs with the Departments of National Universities
- various curricular internships
Collaboration with the academic world is also developed through training activities, coordinated by Eni Academy. Our experts from the Research and Development department have given presentations at Italian and European technical seminars