Memorandum of Understanding
Memorandum of Understanding between the Lazio Region and the Municipality of Colleferro
With the Deliberation no. 23 of 27 January 2022 of the Lazio Region, the outline of the “Memorandum of Understanding between the Lazio Region and the Municipality of Colleferro: Initiatives for the year 2022 – City of Colleferro President of the CVA (Communautè des Villes Ariane)” was approved.
The agreement regulates the forms of collaboration between the Region and the Municipality of Colleferro within the framework of the Presidency of the CVA assigned for 2022 to Colleferro, during which Colleferro will be European Capital of Space.
The programme of common initiatives shall focus on:
Action for the creation of new enterprises
– The Lazio Region and the Municipality of Colleferro are studying an action to support new innovative enterprises in the Space sector. In particular, the Parties will verify the possibility of an action within the scope of Lazio Innova activities aimed at:
– Locating start-ups active in the Space sector in the Colleferro area;
– Promote connections between start-ups specialised in the space sector and industrial players in the sector;
– Promote actions to attract qualified workers in the Space Economy sector to the Region and, in particular, to the Colleferro area.
Awareness Actions for Citizenship
The Lazio Region and Colleferro define a diffusion action among the population of Colleferro – and, in perspective, also of the Lazio Region – of information related to Space, in particular within the school and university context, with specific attention to the profile of the Space industries, the impact of their activities on the enterprises of the territory, and the possible employment effects.
Attracting Foreign Investments
The Lazio Region and Colleferro collaborate, within the framework of the action carried out by the regional administration on the economic development plan and in particular in the Invest in Lazio programme, to increase the attractiveness of the territory for investments, including from abroad, in the space sector.
Structuring dialogue with the university world
The Lazio Region and Colleferro shall develop a synergistic action, together with the University and training world of Lazio, to favor the creation of training courses related to the new professions connected to space technology, also through the involvement and collaboration of local schools.
The Region and the Municipality undertake to involve other institutional or entrepreneurial partners in order to facilitate and support the realisation of initiatives or activities deriving from aerospace ones.
Memorandum of Understanding between the Lazio Region and the Municipality of Colleferro: Initiatives for the year 2022 - City of Colleferro President of the CVA (Communautè des Villes Ariane)