Inside FBK

Need to connect? Need to print? Need a break?
This page aims to give you all necessary hints for a comfortable stay at FBK.

Need to connect?

Guests can access the WiFi network GuestsFBK through temporary credentials issued by FBK.

  • Guests can access the network by registering an Italian mobile phone number on the web portal access page; the password is sent via SMS to the number indicated. In this case the credentials are valid and limited to the registration date.

  • The WiFi GuestsFBK network, an unencrypted network with Internet browsing through web portal authentication, is available throughout FBK locations. The browser is automatically redirected to the authentication portal at the time of first connection to the Internet.

  • For legal reasons, only Italian mobile phone numbers can be registered; If you have an international phone number you can request access credentials either by contacting the secretaries or sending an e-mail to

  • In order to receive the access password, users must accept the data processing policy and GuestsFBK network use terms and conditions that can be found on the registration page.

  • How to access GuestsFBK Wifi, step by step

Guests can access this network using their Eduroam account issued by their organization.

  • Eduroam ( is the secure, world-wide roaming access service developed for the international research and education community. Eduroam allows students, researchers and staff from participating institutions to obtain Internet connectivity across campus and when visiting other participating institutions by simply opening their laptops.

Conditions and rules of use of the wifi network services GuestsFBK
Information on the processing of personal data of the GuestsFBK service of Fondazione Bruno Kessler

Need to print?

This is a service that allows you to print on FBK's printers from different types of devices (PCs, tablets, smartphones) and from any network, internal or external. The service allows you to print without having to install or configure printers or printer drivers.

This is the simplest option, where you do not have complete control of printers settings (formats, paper drawers, etc.): you can print PDF files in a few seconds without installing any driver.
PC Windows, Linux and Mac OS X: open the web page Authenticate and choose your preferred language. Choose the Web Print option and then Submit a Job. Choose the printer and click on 2. Print option and Account Selection. Type the number of needed copies and click Upload Document. Click Browse, choose the PDF file you want to print and click Upload & Complete.

Need a break?

Services available only at FBK premises in Povo

Authorized guests whose meals are not charged to FBK, may have lunch at the canteen by purchasing a meal voucher at the cafeteria (cost 6 € for the full meal) before going to the canteen. Please note: guest access to the canteen for self-service meals from 1.15 pm to 2.30 pm.
Authorized guests whose meals are charged to FBK, may use the canteen if accompanied by an FBK employee or collaborator.

On the ground floor of FBK North Building you can find a cafeteria which serves sandwiches, salads, cold dishes and beverages. Payment via cash or debit card or contactless debit card\phone. Opening hours: 7:45 am until 4:30 pm, Monday through Friday.

Fondazione Bruno Kessler strongly promotes waste reduction and eco sustainability. You can fill your personal water bottle with drinkable and filtered water in one of the water fountains scattered around FBK instead of buying plastic bottles.

Please recycle your waste responsibly in the bins you can find near vending machines or along the corridors.