Gender equality plan GEP

Next Technology Tecnotessile Gender Equality Plan (GEP) aims to enhance the full participation of people in University life by promoting a culture of respect, combating gender discrimination, and promoting effective gender equality through a series of internally consistent actions pursued over the next three years (2022-2024)


Innovation, Research and Development for the Manufacturing sector

Next Technology Tecnotessile is a public/private research organisation registered in the National Research Register of the Ministry of University and Research (MUR), which works for the improvement of technological innovation and the competitiveness of companies.


Point of reference since 1972

The company was established in 1972 in Prato. Its capital is held by companies operating in various industrial sectors (mainly textiles, clothing, mechanical, textile machinery and logistics) for 60% and by MUR for 40%.

The assiduous participation in R&D and technology transfer projects at national and European level has allowed Next Technology Tecnotessile to consolidate a vast network of links and collaborations, with the most important industrial companies, universities, research centres and companies service operating in Italy, Europe and worldwide.

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