Arexpo

Headquarters

vIA CRISTINA BELGIOIOSO, 171 – 20157 Milano

Macro sector

Local & Public Authority

Micro sector

Mixed use

Arexpo is the owner of the 1 million square meter site in Milan, which hosted Expo 2015. Our mission is to transform the site into MIND Milano Innovation District, a world-leading innovation ecosystem.
Arexpo’s shareholders are mainly public sector institutions: Ministry of Economy and Finance (39,28%), Lombardy Region (21,05%), Municipality of Milan (21,05%), Fondazione Fiera Milano (16,80%), Città Metropolitana di Milano (1,21%) and Municipality of Rho (0,61%).
MIND will include Research Center, University, Hospital, high-quality public realm and over 500,000 smq of mixed-use urban functions: offices, residential, retail, hotels and alternative uses.

Telephone: +39 02 69826701             Mail: marco.dallorso@arexpo.it

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SQUARE FOOTAGE:

sqm 1.048.000 (private + public)

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TIMING:

2030

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SQUARE FOOTAGE PRIVATE DEVELOPMENT:

sqm 480.000

“MIND – milano innovation district”

Address

MIND – MILANO INNOVATION DISTRICT – MILANO

Holding company

AREXPO & LENDLEASE

Sector

RESIDENTIAL, RETAIL, COMMERCIAL, STUDENT HOUSING, ENTERTAINMENT

MIND is an innovation ecosystem which will bring together science, technology, education, research, creative cultural and commercial activities, with inspiring potential to create a destination and an innovation hub for Milan, Italy and Europe. The project, a public private partnership between Arexpo and Lendlease, will connect people, places, and possibilities, demonstrating the power of connectivity to advance knowledge, innovation, and ambition. It will drive significant financial value and transformative social, economic and placemaking outcomes for Milan, Lombardy and Italy.
MIND will capitalize on the success of Expo 2015 and place Milan on the map of the world’s gateway cities, leveraging on the local excellences in life sciences and entrepreneurship.
MIND is:
– a place that inspires, accelerates, and realizes innovation, in deepening industry strengths and collaborating across sectors, disciplines and actors
– a community open and connected, a permeable and inclusive new urban centre, where aspirations of local and new community meet and connect to the surrounding territory,
– A Milanese destination where the global and the local come together
– A resilient and adaptable place
– A district that drives collective prosperity and positive social impact.
Accessibility and connectivity:
– Airports connection: 20 min. to Milano Malpensa, 30 min. to Milano Linate, 45 min. to Bergamo Orio al Serio
– Railway Connections-High speed lines: Direct connection to main European corridors (Lisbon-Kiev and Rotterdam – Genoa). Direct service: 3h to Rome, 1h to Bologna, 55 min to Turin, 2 h to Venice, 4h to Zurich
– Urban connections: 30 min to the city centre of Milan (by Underground Line 1 and Passante Ferroviario Light Rail), 10 min to Garibaldi Transport Interchange (railway and underground station), 60 min from Turin, Brescia and Parma stations

Square footage

sqm 1.048.000 (private + public)

Square footage private development

sqm 480.000

Timing

2030