From the idea to the Start-up: meet the investors

2nd edition
26 October 2016
26 October 2016

Where: Trentino Sviluppo - Via Fortunato Zeni, 8 Rovereto

VentureUp annual event, conceived to put startuppers in contact with venture capital funds and encourage networking with all the other players in the sector.

The event will feature two sessions: in the first one, representatives of institutions and businessmen who have already launched successful startups will take the stage. In the second one, in the afternoon, the participants will have the chance to meet with venture capital funds and players in one-to-one meetings..


10.30 - Registration of participants

11.00 - Opening addresses

  • Alessandro Olivi - Vice President and Member of the Provincial Council for economic development and employment, Autonomous Province of Trento
  • Innocenzo Cipolletta - President of the University of Trento, AIFI and FII

Monica D’Ascenzo - journalist of Il Sole 24 Ore - interviews:

  • Sergio Anzelini - Member of the Board of Directors of Trentino Sviluppo
  • Paolo Collini - Rector of the University of Trento
  • Anna Gervasoni - President of HIT - Hub Innovazione Trentino
  • Francesco Profumo - President of Fondazione Bruno Kessler
  • Andrea Segrè - President of Fondazione Edmund Mach

12.30 - Round table “Startuppers as drivers for innovation"

  • Iacopo Carreras - Founder Thinkinside
  • Maurizio Denaro - Ceo Biouniversa
  • Marco Porcaro - Founder Cortilia
  • Andrea Rosani - Founder Melixa

Monica D’Ascenzo - journalist of Il Sole 24 Ore - moderator.

13.00 - Conclusions

  • Sara Ferrari - member of the Provincial Council for University and research, youth policies, equal opportunities, development cooperation, Autonomous Province of Trento.

13.30 - Informal, one-to-one talks

17.00 - Closure

Open lunch from 13.00

To participate, please register

Further information
Tel. +39 0464 443111
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