TECHNOLOGY FORUM 2016

Meet, Interact, Learn

May 20 - 21 2016

  • 9.30 - 10.00
    Arrival, Registration and Welcome Coffee
  • 10.00 - 11.15

    DISRUPTIVE INNOVATION

    Chair: Davide Dattoli – Founder, Talent Garden
    Valerio De Molli – Managing Partner, The European House – Ambrosetti
    Naveen Jain – Founder & Executive Chairman, Moon Express
    Debate
  • 11.15 - 13. 00

    URBAN ECOSYSTEMS

    Chair: Luca De Biase – Innovation Editor, Il Sole 24 Ore
    London, UK
    David Gann – Vice President, Innovation at Imperial College London and Chairman, Smart London Board
    Berlin, Germany
    Andrea Joras – Managing Director, Berlin Partner for Business and Technology
    What about Italy?
    Agostino Santoni – President, Assinform and General Manager, Cisco Italy
    Debate
  • 13.00 - 14.30

    Luncheon

  • 14.30 - 16.00
    WHAT INSPIRES ME TO CHANGE THE WORLD: TALES OF CHALLENGES AND INNOVATION
    Jonathan Ortmans – President, Global Entrepreneurship Network; Senior Fellow, Ewing Marion Kauffman Foundation;
    Co-chair, SPARK Global Entrepreneurship
    In conversation with
    Naveen Jain – Founder & Executive Chairman, Moon Express
    Nanxi Liu-CEO, Enplug
    Debate
  • 16.00 - 16.30

    Break

  • 16.30 - 18.45

    INNOVATION HUBS AND NATIONAL PERSPECTIVES

    Chair: Alberto Di Minin – Associate  Professor of Management, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna
    Valerio De Molli – Managing Partner, The European House – Ambrosetti
    Peter Dröll – Director of ‘Industrial Technologies’, D G Research and Innovation – European Commission
    Stephen Cohen – Professor Emeritus and Co-Director of the Berkeley Roundtable on the International Economy, U.C. Berkeley
    Kaspar Korjus – Managing Director, e -Residency Program,Estonian Government
    Conclusions – A post by:
    Riccardo Staglianò – Journalist, la Repubblica
    Debate
  • 19.00
    Cocktail Dinner
  • 8.30 - 9 .15

    Breakfast Meetings

    Small group Breakfast meetings with a number of Forum speakers, in which participants will discuss issues and strengthen
    relationships
  • 9.15 - 9.30

    Arrival and registration

  • 9.30 - 11.00

    OUR TOMORROW: NEW FRONTIERS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

    Chair: Massimo Sideri – Innovation Editor, Corriere della Sera
    SENSEABLE CITIES
    Carlo Ratti – Direct or, MIT SENSEable City Lab
    Benjamin Jolivet – Country Manager Italy, South Eastern Europe and Israel, Citrix
    SMART MATERIALS
    Gianaurelio Cuniberti – Chair of Materials Science and Nanotechnology, Dresden University of Technology
    Marco Spinetto -Head of Strategic Innovation, Pirelli
    Debate
  • 11. 00 - 11.30

    Break

  • 11. 30 - 13.30

    OUR TOMORROW: NEW FRONTIERS IN SCIENCE AND TECHNOLOGY

    Chair: Guido Romeo – Journalist, Il Sole 24 Ore
    ROBOTICS & INTERNET OF THINGS
    Maria Chiara Carrozza – Italian Scientist and Member of the National Parliament
    Christopher Ganz – Group Vice President Service R&D, ABB Technology
    SEARCHING FOR DISRUPTIVE INNOVATIONS
    Adriano Scaburri – Chief Technology Officer, Whirlpool R&D and Chair, RF Energy Alliance
    Aldo Uva – Chief Officer Operating Supply and Strategic Business Platforms, Ferrero
    HUMAN TECHNOPOLE
    Stefano Gustincich – Director , Department of Neuroscience and Brain Technologies, Italian Institute of Technology
    Debate
    Closing remarks
    Valerio De Molli – Managing Partner, The European House – Ambrosetti
  • 13.30

    Luncheon

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