The Group is involved in many collaborations with both public and private partners. Recently PEG signed an agreement for with ISCTI (Istituto Superiore delle Comunicazioni e delle Tecnologie dell'Informazione: the technical organism of the Italian Ministry of Communications, whose headquarters are in Roma, Italy). PEG is also a Reseach Unit of CNIT (Consorzio Naziona
le Interuniversitario per le Telecomunicazioni). Collaborations have been and are active also with national and international industrial partners for knowledge transfer and applications, focused on innovative technologies for optical communications.
PEG is also involved in research projects with other national and international research and academic institutions like Nelson Mandela Metropolitan
University (Port Elizabeth, South Africa) and SUPCOM (Tunisia). Additional collaborations on particular topics like optical fiber sensors for environment monitoring (CNR-IRPI), graphene (Universities of Udine and Brescia) have also a strong impact in improving group excellence.