Overview

TECHNOLOGY FORUM 2018

THE NEW FRONTIERS OF INNOVATION

FRIDAY - MAY 25
UniCredit Pavilion - Piazza Gae Aulenti, 10 - MILAN

TECHNOLOGY FORUM 2018

TECHNOLOGY FORUM 2018

Program

  • 8:30 - 9:00

    Arrival, Registration and Welcome Coffee

  • 9:00 - 9:30

    THE ITALIAN ECOSYSTEM OF INNOVATION

    Valerio De Molli – Managing Partner & CEO, The European House – Ambrosetti

  • 9:30 - 11:00

    THE COMING MULTILATERAL WORLD

    Chair: Alberto Di Minin – Associate Professor of Management, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna Pisa

    Sam Pitroda – Former Advisor to Prime Minister Rajiv Gandhi and Prime Minister Manmohan Singh; Founder and first Chairman, India’s Telecom Commission

    Fu Xiaolan – Director of the Technology and Management Center for Development (TMCD); Professor of Technology and International Development and Fellow of Green Templeton College, Oxford University

    Erel N. Margalit, PhD. – Founder & Chairman, JVP; one of the chief architects of the Startup Nation

    Debate

  • 11:00 - 11:30

    Networking Break and Tech Experience with YuMi by ABB

  • 11:30 - 13:00

    INNOVATION IN A MULTICULTURAL ENVIRONMENT

    Chair: Alberto Di Minin – Associate Professor of Management, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna Pisa

    The Rise of New York: Becoming one of the World’s Top Innovation Hubs
    Gianluca Galletto – Senior Advisor, Smart Cities New York; Advisor, New York City’s Mayor’s Office for International Affairs

    India: The 10 Trillion Dollar Startup
    Utkarsh Amitabh – Business Development, Microsoft; Founder, Network Capital

    R&D Partnership in China – starting-up
    Marco Spinetto – Head of Strategic Innovation and R&D, Pirelli Tyre

    Debate

     

    Presentation of YuMi, the dual-arm Robot of ABB
    Michele Pedretti – Business Development Manager, ABB Robotics Italy

  • 13:00 - 14:30

    Luncheon, Coffee Networking and Tech Experience with YuMi by ABB

  • 14:30 - 16:25

    OPEN INNOVATION AND CORPORATE VENTURE CAPITAL

    Chair: Stefan Gabriel – Former President, 3M New Ventures

    Innocenzo Cipolletta – President, AIFI
    Fabio Tentori – CEO, Enel Innovation Hubs
    Laly David – Partner & VP of Business Development, OurCrowd
    Juliane Schiefer – Head of Venture Capital, CECONOMY
    Agostino Santoni – General Manager, Cisco Italy

    Debate

  • 16:25 - 18:40

    ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE AND ROBOTICS

    Chair: Maria Chiara Carrozza – Professor of Industrial Bioengineering in The BioRobotics Institute, Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna – Pisa; Scientific Director, Fondazione Don Carlo Gnocchi

    Michele Guarnieri – Co-founder and Executive Director, HiBot Corporation
    Bazmi Husain – Chief Technology Officer, ABB
    Justin Stanwix – Chief Revenue Officer, Nanotronics
    Mauro Ferrari – President & CEO, The Methodist Hospital Research Institute – Texas, USA
    Antonio Samaritani – General Director, Digital Italy Agency (AgID); Curator, AI Task Force

     

    Discussants

    Lorenzo Zaniboni – Operations Director, Agrati Group
    Benjamin Jolivet – Regional Manager, Citrix; Country Manager, Citrix Italy

    Debate

     

    Closing remarks

    Valerio De Molli – Managing Partner & CEO, The European House – Ambrosetti

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