IEMEST institutional activities are about science, social and cultural studies,counseling and technical assistance.
Scientific activities mainly concern: activation of thematic research groups involved in basic and applied sciences, as well as in social, scientific and technological knowledge dissemination; participation to both european and national research projects, providing scholarships and taking part into international exchange projects and advanced professional trainings; arranging national and international meetings and symposia; supporting publication of technical and scientific issues.
Social and cultural activities are focused on preservation, valorization and promotion of cultural, natural and environmental heritage of Sicily.
Counseling activities and technical assistance are both addressed either to private companies and organizations or to civil services. Such activities consist in offering training and giving information, counseling and assistance to all of the Institutions participating to the exchange process for the integration with Euro-Mediterranean and Arabian regions.
Framework agreements with Universities, Research centers, other public and private Institutions, small and midsize business enterprises (SMB); EU funding projects; scientific and technological research projects financing; promotional events planning, organization and management; aiming at spreading culture (i.e. studies, researches, meetings, conventions, exhibitions, workshops and so on); publishing initiatives either directed to publishing and distributing books, catalogues, periodical issues, bulletins, studies and researches, both on traditional and multimedia supports, or to conceiving, developing and broadcasting television, cinema, radio and multimedia productions; information and training activities.
Activities sketched out aim at: