Project Description

  • Start date: 30/11/2012
  • End date: 31/05/2015
  • Duration (months): 30


  • Total budget: € 1.500.000
  • Lab Budget: € 370.000
  • Number of partners: 2
  • Partners: CICII – Università del Salento, Dhitech scarl.

The target of the training project is the creation of a critical mass of young people with skills specifically inspired by a product lifecycle holistic view, able to handle both the field of processes and of enterprise, providing and ensuring a full awareness of the political, economic and social environment in which the product is introduced. In order to achieve this goal, an essential step is the creation of a community of actors based on the members of the Public Private Laboratory ‘X-Net.Lab’ of the University of Salento and integrated by the members of the Technological District DHITECH who are involved in the same project.


12 engineers with communication, technical and managerial skills and competencies matured through the participation at industrial and research activities.
The methodological approach of the training project is based on an action-learning methodology focused on active and interactive learning, merged with on the job training alongside academic/industry researchers: to transfer at the participants the typical mental approach of industrial research strongly characterized of practical knowledge.
  • CAD Systems;
  • PLMS (Product Lifecycle Management Systems);
  • BPMS (Business Process Management Systems);
  • Business Intelligence Systems;
  • Virtual Reality Tools;
  • Document and Enterprise Management Systems.

For more information please contact: Mariangela Lazoi (