What are the elements that the Venture Capitalist considers – the idea, the team, the business plan – before deciding whether or not to invest in a startup? Wednesday 05 June Startup Grind Pisa and Lucca will answer it with an exceptional speaker: Massimiliano Magrini, co-founder and Managing Partner of United Ventures (Milan), one of the most important Italian Venture Capital funds, specializing in digital technologies.

 

“Venture Capital for Italian innovation”, the new event of the Tuscan chapter, in collaboration with Google for Startups, is scheduled on 5:30 pm at the Department of Economics and Management (Aula Magna) of the University of Pisa. The initiative forsees the collaboration of AMAC – Association of Master Auditing and Control University of Pisa and 9dot.

How can you help the area of ​​Pisa and Lucca, rich in research centers where you work daily on the themes of innovation and applied research, to climb? Can Italy catch up with the United States, France, Germany, China and Israel? These and other “hot” themes will be addressed during the Fireside Chat with Massimiliano Magrini. Chosen by Google in 2002 to bring the US multinational into the Italian market, as Country Manager, in 2012 Magrini was a member of the task force of the Ministry of Economic Development which was responsible for identifying the legislative measures for the creation of an ecosystem favorable to startups Italy. He recently published the volume “Fuori dal Gregge”. “Allowing a company to fully exploit its potential – knowledge, merit and talent – and turning it into economic and social growth, enhancing the entrepreneurial spirit is the condition of every true and complete democracy – he writes – , every society that deliberately chooses not to go ahead in this effort is bound to regress “.

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