Startup Fair (Fiera delle Startup), empowered by Sole 24 Ore, was the biggest startup event in Italy that this year saw also EIT ICT Labs presence. The idea of the event comes directly from the community of startuppers and innovators. It is a place where innovative star-ups gather together, present their ideas to the investors and public.
During the event EIT ICT Labs presented its Business Development Accelerator that supports innovative companies to scale up business up to European level and beyond. EIT ICT Labs was represented by business developers from Italy and France. Italian startup community showed keen interest in the opportunities offered by the EIT ICT Labs.
At the Startup Fair participated also TechPeaks - international talent accelerator promoted by Trento RISE, the Trentino hub of ICT innovation and partner of the EIT ICT Labs. Tech Peaks reflects the EU and EIT ICT Labs’ priority: to give space to talent to generate innovation focusing on entrepreneurialism and excellence.
The event took place on June 17th in Milan - in the seat of Sole 24 Ore, the biggest financial newspaper in Italy.