TICASS S.c.r.l. – Tecnologie Innovative per il Controllo Ambientale e lo Sviluppo Sostenibile – is a non-profit consortium established in 2010. It is also the managing Body of the Ligurian Research and Innovation Hub “Polo EASS – Energy, Environment, Sustainable Development”, that gathers more than 80 Members among SMEs, Large Companies, Research Bodies.

Its activity deals with promotion, support, communication, dissemination activities for R&D and technology transfer processes, acting as innovation broker to define and deploy effective sustainable solutions to promote territorial development. TICASS also support training and personnel reskilling/upskilling through its line of activity EASS ACADEMY and its training platform.

Its strengths are the diversity of its shareholders, creating human, know-how, technological and financial synergies, the possibility of engaging these synergies for definition and implementation of specific projects, the opportunity of fulfilling the needs of its shareholders and of the community and the likely steering of research towards sustainability by engaging companies in co-financed projects.

TICASS activities are in line with the: EC directions on Sustainable Growth based on a Circular Economy (EU 2020-2030 Strategy), U.N. Sustainable Development Goals and EU/regional Smart Specialisation Strategies (S3).