SAMS Technology S.r.l. is an innovative startup coming from the Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia (IIT) with the mission to provide some specific sectors with the benefits of several years of applied research and technology development in the field of traceability and anticounterfeiting. 

SAMS Technology is born from CNST@Polimi (the research centre of the IIT founded in Milan with the partnership of Politecnico di Milano) to design and manufacture industrial machines and processes based on an innovative LASER technology providing physical marking that enables the connection to a Digital TwinEvery Digital Twin shall be modified or consulted with different levels of restriction by every player of a supply chain, regulatory bodies, Government agencies and final consumers for the specific purpose of everyone.


2017   SAMS Technology’s specific R&D activity has started, but it bloomed from a strong know-how base developed in the previous years at CNST@Polimi centre.

2019     Cooperations with industrial players in the packaging sector for validation test campaigns in laboratory environment. Achieved TRL 4.

2020   SAMS Technology participated to three competitions for startups and was awarded in all of them:

  • Industrio Ventures Call for Innovation 2020;
  • StartCup Lombardia 2020 – Special mention;
  • PNI (Premio Nazionale per l’Innovazione) 2020 – 1st in the ICT category.

Moreover, since the award from PNI 2020, SAMS Technology was also awarded with Premio dei Premi by COTEC Fondazione per l’Innovazione. 

2021   SAMS Technology S.r.l. company has been established and fund raising started to feed the completion of the technology transfer to TRL 9 and the go-to-market process.