• 1994 - Foundation Conceived in 1992 by dr. Angelo Marino, in collaboration with dr. Massimo Corchia and eng. Luigi Barone, CETMA was born on November 8 1994 as goal of STRIDE-CETMA project, a technology transfer project of ENEA and EU aimed at increasing the potential of research and innovation in Apulia Region.

  • 2004 - Moved to the new headquarters CETMA moved in July to its new larger headquarters, still within Cittadella della Ricerca area, on a surface of 5000 square meters with offices on two floors and a large ground floor used as technological laboratories and training rooms. In November, for the celebration of its first decade, it has been organised the Conference "A model of collaboration between public and private research and industrial development. CETMA: 10 years of experience and activity in Puglia ".

  • 2007 - Inauguration of CETMA Virtual Reality Center In February 2007 CETMA VIRTUAL REALITY CENTER (CVRC) was inaugurated. It is a Virtual Theatre realized with the contribution of Ministry of Education, as part of several research programs. CVRC is the CETMA challenge in Virtual Reality industry applied to scientific and industrial world.

  • 2013 - Birth of the 1st spin-off CETMA COMPOSITES In August 2013 our first spin off CETMA COMPOSITES Srl was born, a composite components production company with high technological content. CETMA COMPOSITES provides valid answers in sectors such aeronautics, automotive, sports equipment and design. It combines basic research with industry to give its best in high-tech products.

  • 2014 - Birth of the 2nd spin-off REHALIFE By the end of 2014, CETMA participates in the creation of a new start-up, REHALIFE Srl based in Crotone, which aims to industrialize and commercialize devices for post-traumatic rehabilitation developed by CETMA together with other partners.