FAST – Federation of scientific and technical associations

Phone: 02.77790309

Address: p.le R. Morandi 2
MILANO, MI 20121



Established in 1897, FAST – Federation of the Scientific and Technical Associations is an independent non-profit making association acknowledged by Decree of the Italian Ministry for Education, University and Scientific Research dated 30 October 1995.

It groups the main national scientific associations with around 50.000 members mostly from industry, research, development and technology sector.

The main activities of FAST focus on services to industries, research activities and training. In particular, it aims to: offer high level services to enterprises; facilitate the participation in European research and technological dissemination programmes; plan and implement advanced training and vocational initiatives; probe research and technological development policies; promote cultural debate, information and scientific dissemination.

Thanks to its national and international relationship, FAST is constantly and directly linked to the whole technical-scientific and industrial environment in Italy and organises several number of events in co-operation with industrial professional associations.