At Pontedera within the Urban Park of Culture and Innovation.
With 2016 Istituto Modartech moved to its new headquarters in Pontedera in the Urban Park of Culture and Innovation.
The Institute, created by the union of one of the first private fashion schools in Tuscany, the training agency Urban Valdera, the participation of the Municipality of Pontedera and a group of supporters specialized companies in fashion and design industry, brings together a history of over 40 years and has over time become a recognized center of excellence in support of young people and industry in the vocational training in the field of fashion and communication.
Next to cultural institutions, industrial and services such as Piaggio, the Piaggio Museum, the Library Giovanni Gronchi, the BioRobotics Institute of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna of Pisa, Pont-Tech and Pontlab, the new headquarters is in Viale Rinaldo Piaggio 7 with a short walk from the train station.
Large space to specialized laboratories; archives textiles, leather, footwear; the library for consultations; the areas dedicated to multimedia; to Modartech Lab, Creative consulting laboratory dedicated to companies and professionals.
The Istituto Modartech placement will lead to further strengthening synergies targeted at enhancing national and international territory and its excellences united by values such as craftsmanship, technology, research and innovation. An area of strong attraction for companies, designers and students from all the world, in the heart of an important industrial district, characterized by a manufacturing supply chain excellence.
The presentation of the new headquarters of Modartech, Friday, February 19, 2016, attended by the Mayor of Pontedera Simone Millozzi, Liviana Canovai Councillor for Culture of the Municipality of Pontedera and Alessandro Bertini Director of Modartech.