Attend National Roadshow BioInItaly Investment Forum with TWIST!

Have the chance to pitch at BioInItaly Investment Forum with Startup Europe project, TWIST project!

One of the partners of TWIST project, Lazio Innova, is a key local partner in Rome of the National Roadshow BioInItaly Investment Forum, the event organized by Assobiotec in collaboration with Intesa Sanpaolo Start-Up Initiative that will take place in Rome next January 18th 2017.

In Rome at each stage of the roadshow, a jury of experts will select the Best Presentation in Healthcare Biotech / Biomedical.

The projects and / or start-ups that will be awarded have the opportunity to enter the boot-camp that will be held in Milan at the headquarters of Fondazione Filarete- Intesa San Paolo on 27 and 28 February and will pitch at the BioInItaly Investment Forum & Intesa Sanpaolo Start-Up Initiative 29 and 30 March 2017 in Milan .

Applicants wishing to take part in this initiative must meet the following requirements:
• Contestants must present a company or project that fits within the target biotech and nanobiotech tracks of Red Biotech and Green & White Biotech. It is not required for the applicants’ project to refer to an incorporated company.
• International applications are welcome – please be aware that at least 50% of the projects admitted to Phase 2 must be Italian or planning to open up a main office in Italy within 2017.
• Contestants must indicate their fund raising objectives and financial needs (the typical equity ask range for our investment forums is between € 200K and € 3M)
• Participants from previous editions will be considered only if they can demonstrate a significant evolution in their business plan or market validation.

The application form should be sent before January 16th to  bioinitaly.assobiotec@federchimica.it



“Fake it until you make it” – Validating your ideas with MVP

On October 14th LUISS ENLABS will host a TWIST DIGITAL & STARTUP EUROPE event:

“Fake it until you make it” – Validating your ideas with MVP

There is a saying among the “Lean Startup” people: “Yes” means no. “Here’s 10$” means yes. But how to get there without going all-in on your assumptions? From a super lean product pitch to a crowdfunding campaign, we’ll run through a vast selection of possible Minimum Viable Products to test your hypothesis.

foto-luca-barboniAbout Luca Barboni

Social Media Geek, Lean Startup Mentor, founder & Growth Hacker @ Growth Hound. Passionate about data and innovation. Firm believer in “Marketing is too important to be left to the marketing department” – by Packard.”

Live streaming link: http://live.bemyguru.it/


‘Startup on Stage’ Twist bootcamp in Rome!

Join us in Rome for the dedicated bootcamp for startups in the life science sector! The ‘Meet in Italy for Life Science and StartUp Europe’ bootcamp by TWIST will help boost your startup worldwide!

The event will take place in Rome, 25th-26th October 2016.

Don’t forget to register until 31st August ! We’ll be waiting for you!

If you are a startup working in:

  • Biotech
  • Medical devices
  • Pharmaceutical
  • Nutraceutical
  • ICT for health and well-being

Startup On Stage by TWIST and Startup Europe is the place to accelerate your business. During these two days, you will attend workshops with experts; meet specific investors and companies coming from everywhere in Europe. If you want to optimize your business model, have access to new markets/clients/ partners and try to raise the right investment, register and submit your application.

Download the Event Presentation 



For info: Valentina Diana at v.diana@lazioinnova.it
For IT: AlessiaMelaseccheat a.melasecche@meta-group.com