Health Valley™ Milano Metropolitana has the strategic objective of promoting research and development, innovation, and developing a refined and sophisticated medical tourism industry of the highest level, as only Milan and its elegance can do.
Macro-areas of development
Milano metropolitan area, Brianza, and Innovation District (MIND) are an essential part in the development of Health Valley Italy. The economic engine of the country with urban GDP among the largest in Europe, second only to London and Paris. An international center for business, where fintech and medical research meet to create one of the most advanced health and wellness districts in the world.
Milan is served by three of the most popular international airports for passenger traffic per year: Malpensa, Linate, and Bergamo Orio al Serio. With a capacity of annual visitors exceeding 42 million passengers passing through the territory.
Milan metropolitan area and Brianza are national and international leaders in the provision of services in the medical and pharmacological sector, surgery, medical research, and the treatment of the disease. Many of the largest national and international companies operating in these sectors are based in the capital of Lombardy. The objective is to encourage innovation and development through the Startup Valley program.
The Orobie Wellness Valley is a protected area of the Parco delle Orobie Orientali Lombarde, as well as the initiative that has the ambition to make the territory the most important European district in terms of health and wellness.