Rome Maker Faire 2018 (European edition)

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Rome Maker Faire 2018 (European edition)

October 12, 2018 @ 2:30 pm - 4:30 pm


The Roma Startup association (http://romastartup.it/) and INNOVA (www.innova-eu.net) are pleased to invite you to the conference ‘Building the European Startup Ecosystem’ (https://2018.makerfairerome.eu/it/eventi/?ids=270) that will take place on 12th October 2018 in Rome in the framework of the Maker Faire 2018 initiative (https://2018.makerfairerome.eu/en/).

The event will be an opportunity to share successful experiences in building startup ecosystems and technology hubs in Europe. The upcoming call of EUR 10 mln (Horizon 2020 ICT-33-2019), launched by the European Commission – DG Connect under the Startup Europe initiative to connect local tech startup ecosystems and support cross-border activities, will also be presented.

It will be an occasion for participants to meet, network and build cross-border partnerships on the Deep Tech verticals of the call.

Roma Startup is the association of all private actors in Rome and the Lazio region supporting the local startup ecosystem. Since its creation in 2012, the association actively promote the growth of a dynamic local startup hub with an international view and cross-border strategic links.

INNOVA, is a startup incubator in Rome and Startup Europe Ambassador. It will contribute to the event by bringing its direct experience in support of startups in the local ecosystem and within the ‘WeP-UP’ European initiative, which aims to facilitate learning processes between startup ecosystems in Europe.

Logistic information at: https://2018.makerfairerome.eu/en/how-to-get-there/


The Italian Startup Ecosystem

  • Mr. Gianmarco Carnovale – Chairman of Roma Startup

 The Startup Ecosystem in Central and Eastern Europe

  • Mr. Torsten Oelke: Director of CUBE Berlin and coordinator of the project Access2Europe (access2europe.org)
  • Mr. Paul Stefanut: Business & Innovation Director of OpticsValley, Paris Region, France, coordinator of the projects Scale-EUp² / DeepTech4Good
  • Mrs. Diana Rusu: Executive Director of Spherikaccelerator, Cluj, Romania, coordinator of the project MyGateway

 The experience of Startup Europe

  • Mr. Aleardo Furlani – Startup Europe Ambassador and CEO of INNOVA

 The next call of Startup Europe: news and priorities

  • Mr. Massimiliano Dragoni – DG Connect – EU Commission


October 12, 2018
2:30 pm - 4:30 pm
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Fiera di Roma, ROOM 20, SALA LIVIA, PAVILION n° 10
Via Portuense 1645-1647
Rome, Italy
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