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DEF Start-Up Boot Camp

The U.S. Embassy in Italy

Friday, March 23, 2012 at 9:30 AM (CET)

DEF Start-Up Boot Camp

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09:30 / Welcome by Ambassador David Thorne


10:00 / Researching the market

Heidi Carson, Co-Founder, Wild Needle


10:20 / Developing the product

Alessandro Rizzoli, Co-Founder/CEO, Mopapp


10:40 / Building a team

Robbie Vann-Adibé, Chairman, Traackr


11:00 / Founder talk on entrepreneurship

Reece Pacheco, Founder/CEO,

Moderator: Matteo Bogana, Coordinator, Business Incubator, Politecnico di Milano


11:20 / Networking coffee


11:50 / Packaging your idea

Matthew Brimer, Founding Partner, General Assembly

Brad Hargreaves, Founding Partner, General Assembly


12:10 / Financing your start-up

Andrea Di Camillo, Managing Partner, Principia


12:30 / Building a user base

Daniela Mililli, Country Manager Italy,

Abigail Moore, Country Manager UK,


12:50 / Sky Italia - A Path of Innovation

Sergio Giorgiani, Head of Strategy, Sky Italia

Moderator: Nicolò Borghi, Co-founder, The Hub Milan


13:10 / Networking lunch


14:40 / Mobile marketing

Nihal Mehta, Co-Founder/CEO, LocalResponse


15:00 / Scaling globally

Adrian Blair, COO, Just-Eat


16:00 / Exit strategies

Olivier Sichel, Partner, Sofinnova Partners


15:40 / Founder talk on entrepreneurship

Massimo Ciociola, Founder/CEO, musiXmatch


16:00 / Digital Start-Up Trends

Nenad Marovac, Founder/Managing Partner, DN Capital

Moderator: Emil Abirascid, Director, Innov’azione


16:20 / Networking coffee


16:45 / Start-Up Pitches

Somak Chattopadhyay, Partner, Tribeca Venture Partners

Michele Novelli, Managing Partner, Earlybird Advisory

Moderator: Andrea Gumina, Team Leader, ALL Gruppo Entrepreneurship

17:30 / Concluding remarks


18:30 / Networking Cocktail at the Sheraton Diana Majestic

organized in collaboration with Indigeni Digitali



Con il patrocinio de: Comune di Milano

In collaborazione con: Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia, Camera di Commercio di Milano

Have questions about DEF Start-Up Boot Camp? Contact The U.S. Embassy in Italy
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Museo Nazionale della Scienza e della Tecnologia
Via San Vittore, 21
20123 Milano

Friday, March 23, 2012 at 9:30 AM (CET)

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