Start-up Info & Awards

Profacere is an Innovative Start-up, and an academic spin-off

ProFacere s.r.l. is a spinoff of the Universities of Genoa and Naples; it was recently established (15th November 2018) and registered as innovative startups in the special sections of the Register of Companies created ad hoc at the Chambers of Commerce.

The innovative business starts from an invention developed at the University of Genoa. The invention allows to overcome the constraint of the linear drive systems, currently used in machine tools, and theoretically extend the stroke of the axes in an infinite modular way.

ProFacere s.r.l. will transfer innovation to the manufacturing industry and to institutional trainers by manufacturing modular machine tools that combine in a reconfigurable and scalable system both the Industry 4.0 technologies and the conventional ones.

Profacere s.r.l. has been recognized as an academic spin-off by:
University of Genoa
University of Naples Federico II

Profacere Awards

  • First at the twelfth edition of Bernardo Nobile Prize in 2016
  • Firts price at the Start-Cup contest organized by the University of Genoa

Profacere participation in fairs

  • At the Rome Maker Faire 2017, with the first prototype
  • At the Rome Maker Faire 2018, whit a second protoype
  • At Genoa Giz-Mark, in collaboration with Genova Maker's Village