Lefkippos Tech Park was founded by the National Centre for Scientific Research “Demokritos” (NCSR Demokritos), the largest multidisciplinary Research Centre in Greece, as a unique and efficient tool for strengthening the links between public Research Laboratories and the Industry. Lefkippos offers business incubator and accelerator services that support innovative ideas within an academic collaborative environment from discovery to commercialization.
Lefkippos Tech Park is housed within the Demokritos campus providing the guest companies with some unique research opportunities. The five Institutes of the Centre offer interdisciplinary, world-class research infrastructures that are accessible to users. State-of-the-art laboratories in exponential technologies such as Nanotechnology, Artificial Intelligence, Machine Learning, Big Data Analytics and the Internet of Things are open to the enterprises housed at Lefkippos. Moreover productive synergies are encouraged and well funded collaborations with research groups in a variety of sectors where Demokritos maintains a strong world presence: Advanced Materials, Telecommunications, Life Sciences and Health, Energy, Environment and Climate Change, Safety, Security and Heritage Sciences. In addition unique, at the national level, infrastructure is also available in Nuclear Technology and Radioprotection.
Companies at Lefkippos enjoy intense networking activities with funding organizations, VCs, other investors and large multinational corporations. In addition they receive support for their efforts in attracting EU and National research grants.
Lefkippos is run by the Innovation Support Office of NCSR Demokritos.