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I3P, Incubatore Imprese Innovative, Politecnico di Torino

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Jun 8
  • Registration Starts
  • Welcome
  • Speech: Adriano Marconetto
  • Presentation of the format
  • Pitches Start
  • Attendees vote for the top ideas
  • Dinner
  • Networking: discussing ideas and team building
  • Venue closes


Jun 9
  • Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • Working
  • Speech: Emil Abirascid
  • Speech: Mario Mariani and The Net Value
  • Lunch
  • Coaches help teams one-on-one. They are here to help!
  • Speech: Andrea Guglielmi
  • Speech: Special Guest
  • Dinner
  • Venue closes


Jun 10
  • Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee
  • Work
  • Speech: Andrea Baldini - Earlybird
  • Lunch
  • Work
  • Judging & awards
  • Dinner & networking
  • Go home!
Platinum Sponsors

Adriano Marconetto

Co-founder and C.E.O. at Electro Power Systems SpA

A serial entrepreneur with a strong track record of successfully creating commercial start-up ventures, I have over 20 years of management experience within high-growth industries.

Emil Abirascid

Ceo Startupbusiness   |   LinkedIn

Emil Abirascid, journalist writes on innovation that becomes new enterprise. He is chief editor of Innov’azione, bi-monthly magazine fully dedicated to the Italian innovation ecosystem, published by Polo tecnologico di Navacchio. He is founder and CEO of Startupbusiness, the social network where start ups, investors, enterprises, universities, incubators and scientific parks can change experiences, resources, projects and do business together. The social network was born thanks to the Milano’s Chamber of commerce and is supported by the main Italian Bank Intesa Sanpaolo with it’s initiatives Start Up Initiative and Eurodesk and by other partners.

Mario Mariani

Founder of The Net Value - ICT and New Media Venture Incubator

Fifteen years experience in starting up ICT and New Media ventures and projects, played an important role in the startup and growth of Tiscali acting as CEO of Tiscali Italia.
Three years ago started up a Venture Incubator for ICT and New Media startups in Sardinia and he is actively supporting several projects in their path to success.

Andrea Guglielmi

New Technologies Designer at 1ring

Born on the Italian Riviera, facing the seaside and surrounded by the Alps, after several consulting experiences and founding his own IT societies Know-How and Mediana together with his partners, he reinvented himself as an “inventor”.
Since 2009, he’s been working hard on, has consistently some trouble getting to sleep at night for his mind keeps imagining new applications for the service every day.


Francesco Ferrero

Head of ISMB’s Smart City Strategic Program

Specialized in transferring technological innovation to real-life processes. Since 2012 he has headed a joint unit between ISMB and Politecnico di Torino called Innovation Front End, devoted to technology transfer and to relationships with the business sector. Since 2012, he is heading ISMB’s Smart City.

Andrea Baldini

Principal at Earlybird   |   LinkedIn

Andrea Baldini has been working with Earlybird since the summer of 2010 as summer associate, performing
deal flow responsibilities, including screening, market analysis and in depth company analysis of various
He participated in Earlybird’s Italian operations since the start, and he is now a Principal in Milan.

Ruben Abbattista

Ruben Abbattista, Director of IED Management Lab and President of Spin-to srl, a communication company specialized in highly innovation, design and creativity sectors.

Gianluca Dettori

Founder and President of dPixel   |   LinkedIn

Gianluca, 44 years old, has been working on the Internet for 15 years and on Venture Capital for the last 10 years. In 1999 he founded Vitaminic,
a platform for digital music distribution, holding the position of C.E.O. and taking it to the listing on the Nuovo Mercato Stock Exchange (part of the Italian Stock
Exchange) in 2000.
Investor in the last 10 years, directly or indirectly, in Vivaticket, Im3D, Sitonline
Banzai, Kiver, Liquida and Urbissimo, Gianluca writes on issues of Internet and Venture Capital in Italy for the Italian edition of Wired magazine and for "Il Sole 24 Ore -
Nova100 ".

Fosca Nomis

Innovator   |  

campaigning, advocacy, civil society organisations' networking, partnership between public and private sector, innovative thinking, civic engagement for Turin

Silver Sponsors

Giampaolo Mancini

Founder and C.E.O. at Trampoline   |   LinkedIn

Fabio Lalli

Mobile Digital Strategist and Visionary   |   LinkedIn

Founder and President of Associazione Indigeni Digitali.
Co-Founder at Followgram

Nicola Mattina

Founder and C.E.O. at Elastic   |   LinkedIn

Leonardo Camiciotti

Development Program Manager at TOP-IX Consortium   |   LinkedIn

Leonardo is responsible for the Development Program of the TOP-IX Consortium. The program aims at facilitating new business creation by providing infrastructural support, such as Internet bandwidth and cloud computing, to early stage Internet ventures.
He enjoys venture creation, business development, disruptive innovation, and, mostly, curious and passionate people!

Christian Racca

Design Engineer @ TOP-IX Consortium   |   LinkedIn

Over the past 2 years Christian Racca has focused on web startups, by mentoring several projects on business model and infrastructure and by developing relationships with venture capitals and seed-angel investors. He is lecturer since 3 years at the Polytechnic of Turin in the course of Graphic and Virtual Design.

Fabrizio Parzanese

Product development manager at Neomobile S.p.A.   |   LinkedIn

Expert in digital product and project management and development, with experience in working for
large internet and media companies and also in starting-up new businesses. At Neomobile is in in charge of
new product development from idea to live product and market scouting for new trends, start-ups and ideas to
further implement and develop in partnership with Neomobile via co-branded or white label operations.

Bruno Bellissimo

C.T.O. at Qurami & co-founder   |   LinkedIn

Bruno is a technical lead mainly focused on mobile technologies. During his several years of experience, he often worked on selection and team building of technical HR for startup companies.
In addition to his work as consultant, he is partner and CTO at Qurami, a startup company born at Startup Weekend Rome, and co-founder of, a nonprofit project born one year ago during Startup Weekend Turin.

Giusi Cannone

Start-Up Initiative, Intesa Sanpaolo Bank   |  

Giusy is currently working at Intesa Sanpaolo Bank on the Start-Up Initiative, a program aimed at connecting high tech start-ups with investors. Also, she is Ph.D student at Polytechnic University of Turin on Economics and Management of Innovation under the supervisor of Prof. Calderini. In 2012, she spent six months at the Kauffman Foundation, in Kansas City, working with Kauffman's VP Lesa Mitchell on innovation policies research and on the organizations of programs to advance entrepreneurship in Europe. Giusy is President of the Alta Scuola Politecnica Alumni Association.

Pietro Brambati

Evangelist at Microsoft   |  

Pietro Brambati is a passionate developer ninja. He likes working with different kind of languages and framework, working on different size applications, scaling from mobile device apps to large, enterprise-ready applications. He has been working with Microsoft where he has the opportunity to work with developer and academic community. You can reach him at the main developer events and hackathon all around Italy.

Irene Cassarino

Founder & CEO at The Doers Project - IxD for startups   |   LinkedIn

Irene is currently leading - under the name of The Doers Project ( - a team of interaction designers and developers whose main mission and deep passion is to turn ideas and projects brought by startuppers into engaging digital services. Was: CIO at Cineama, Innovation Expert at Experientia. Edu: PHD on Innovation Management at Polytechnic of Turin / Oxford / QUT - Sloan School, MIT.

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