“Best Idea” winner: Imagester
“Honorable Mention” winner: LEO
“Audience Favourite” winner: Edgar
Learn more about the winning ideas and teams at: http://startuppuccino.com/leanstartup
Location: Room D101, Main building, Free University of Bozen-Bolzano, Piazza Università, 1
Date: Thursday, January 19th, 2017
17:30 – 18:00 Registration open
18:00 – 18:15 Welcome session
18:15 – 20:15 Lean Startup pitch competition: pitches from 9 student teams
20:15 – 22:30 Networking, posters & demonstrations and award ceremony
Panel of Judges:
Rosanna Bonura| Consage s.r.l.
University degree in Political Sciences, specialising in International Law. Programme Officer for ECHO, the EU Directorate-General for Civil Protection and Humanitarian Aid Operations (major competences: evaluation of emergency aid programmes of intervention and monitoring of operations in the field). Since 2006 co-founder of Consage Srl, based in Südtirol, a company specilised in financial consulting activities, where she is head of euro-planning department (major competences: funding opportunities research, programme planning and technical/administrative assistance). Consage Srl offers its services to the Public Administration authorities, to Economic Entities and to Private Investors.
Roland Cont | Entity AG / EOS AG
University degree with distinction in information science (University of Milan/Italy). Co-founder and CEO of Entity AG in Bozen, a company offering IT services with focus on relational databases, BI and CRM. Board member of EOS AG, the leading partner in Italy for Microsoft Dynamics business software, where he is head of administration and finance.
Gert Gremes| Gremes S.r.l..
Founder, CEO and Owner of the company, and investor of startup companies in Silicon Valley and Italy. Previous owner of Tecnospot Solar Inc. (USA), a distributor of photovoltaic products and systems in California and had its main operation in Italy. Co-founder of the GIFI (Italian Photovoltaic Industry Association). Member of Fulbright Judge in Santa Clara Univ. California, Band of Angels, Palo Alto, CA, and investment Partner by Plug and Play, Sunnyvale, CA.
Francesco Lato | Wonder S.p.A. Talent Investor
Venture Advisor and Angel Investor in over 25 startups, Chairman of Wonder Talent Investor (in South Tyrol), Partner of Widening Venture, Investment Committee member of Angels for Innovation A4I (in Milan), Startup Screening Committee member of Ban-Up (in Milan), and Co-Founder of Talent Garden (in Genoa), the campus of TAG, the coworking Digital Network, recently funded with 12 millions euros, that helps entrepreneurs, freelancers and companies in the digital marketplace to connect, collaborate, grow, innovate and contaminate the local and global ecosystem.
Hermann Winkler | Pronubo International Ltd. HK
15 Years Working Experience in B2B; Focus in Fashion and Luxury. 10 Years Working Experience in Asia; based in Shanghai and Hong Kong. Major Areas of Competence: Leadership, B2B, Sales and BD, China/Asia, CSR. Founding Member of the C Team (China Champions for Climate Change) & Climate Reality Leader.
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