Hewlett-Packard is a leading global provider of products, technologies, solutions and services to consumers and businesses. The company's offerings span IT infrastructure, personal computing and access devices, global services and imaging and printing. We invent, engineer and deliver technology solutions that drive business value, create social value and improve the lives of our customers.

Our annual R&D investment fuels the invention of products, solutions and new technologies, so that we can better serve customers and enter new markets. In addition to the R&D and innovation in our product and services groups, HP Labs provides a central research function for the company focused on inventing new technologies to improve our customers’ lives, change markets, and create business opportunities.

HP-IIC (Italy Innovation Center) is one of HP's European Innovation Centers. Since 1999, it is carrying on applied research, technology transfer and innovative solutions integration in leading edge areas. It can rely upon an excellence level team of researchers, consolidated skills and methodologies, and a physical infrastructure supporting project development and demonstration. HP IIC has a consolidated presence and experience within the EU collaborative research and innovation programs. It has a track of more than 20 projects ongoing or completed.