Democenter-Sipe Foundation collects institution, trade associations, banking foundations and more than 60 local companies. It has separate branches at Modena and Mirandola (MO) Technopoles and it supervises Knowbel, a business incubator. Democenter-Sipe Foundation has different specialization, reflecting the economic and social territorial specialization, spanning from Biomedical field to automotive and ICT. Activities carried out by Democenter comprises: Scouting of Ideas and Technologies, Technical and Economical Feasibiility Study, Research for Expertises and Lab identification, Fund Raising and Education activities. Moreover, Democenter has an area dedicated to education activities, which are carried out also in collaboration with university of Modena and Reggio Emilia.