Agenda day 2 -22 May 2024

Day 2 | May 22

Day 1 | Day 2

9:00 – 9:20
Institutional greetings

Albino Caporale 

Director to Production Activities, Regional Government of Tuscany

Frida Scarpa

Councilor with responsibility for sports and sports facilities, youth policies, and relations with the university, Municipality of Pisa

9:20 – 10:30
Panel: ICT
Chairperson: Giuseppe Iannaccone

Ugo Faraguna

Associate Professor of Physiology University of Pisa, Chairman and Founder, SleepActa

Roberto Fedeli

CTO, Aston Martin

Pietro Amoretti

Business Development, Grants & Funding Director, Esaote

10:30 – 11:00
Coffee break

11:00 – 13:00
Start Pitch

13:00 – 14:00

14:00 – 15:30
Panel: Food/Life Science
Chairperson: Corrado Priami

Nicola Spigolon

Open Innovation – Global Head Agritech and Biotech, Ferrero

Giovanni Battistini

Managing Director at Better Gambit LLC, CEO and Founder at Phenotap, Inc.

Riccardo Beltrami

Data Sciences Strategy and Capability Building, GSK

16:00 – 17:00
Round table: Startup and open innovation for socio-economic growth
Moderator: Leonardo De Cosmo

Riccardo Vanelli

VP, Eden Ventures

Chiara Galletti

Rector’s Delegate for Industrial Relations, University of Pisa

Davide Mainardi

CTO, Sofidel

Start Pitch Award

Alumni happy hour

The networking event will bring together successful alumni entrepreneurs to share their stories with current students and participants.

Gabriele Montelisciani

CEO, Zerynth

Lucia Arcarisi

CEO, Weabios

Davide Cecchini

Managing Director, Ikigai

Marina Carbone 

Founder, e-SPres3D

Interviewed by

Ubaldo Pantani


Following the interviews, there will be an informal networking happy hour in the garden, allowing participants to connect with the alumni entrepreneurs and each other.

Day 1 | Day 2