The Director of the Enel Foundation, Alessandro Costa, met with various actors of the innovation and research ecosystem in Trentino on Tuesday, April 9th. The meeting, organized by Trento RISE, took place in the EIT ICT Labs Italy offices. «I was invited to learn about the model of Italian innovation excellence – said Mr. Costa about Trentino – A model in which systemic action seems to me to have been one of its strenghts». The Enel Foundation is a non-profit institution aimed at the development of education and research in the energy sector and, in particular, in the areas of sustainable development and innovation. Mr. Costa met with various representatives of the research sector in Trentino. During the meeting various topics were discussed. According to Mr. Costa Trentino seems to be «achieving international success due to its existing relationships and its capacity to attract researchers from other areas».