February 7-8, 2015


e-procurement and e-government

Would you like to contribute to the digital revolution in the public sector and offer an efficient and innovative service to Italian public administrations?
Are you looking for an opportunity to test your product/service on a national scale with the possibility to become the web platform most used by municipalities and public entities?
If yes, this call is for you!

About E-globalservice

E-globalservice S.p.A. (EGS), is a company specialized in the management of outsourcing services for public entities (more than 1000 municipalities) and private companies. EGS is now looking for 3 entrepreneurial projects (startups) to collaborate with (acquisition/investment/strategic partnerships), with the final goal of creating a market leader.

The competition

Mind the Bridge, with the goal of fostering and promoting entrepreneurship, supports E-globalservice S.p.A in scouting the best startup projects that will disrupt the digital approach of Italian public administrations (PA), improving activities and processes. The most interesting projects (and talents) will be invited to the Boot Camp, a 2-day closed event filled with mentorship sessions and 1:1 meetings with the representatives of EGS. The Boot Camp will allow EGS and MTB to get to know the teams and eventually select the 3 projects with the strongest potential of development with EGS.

Who can apply

Web Startups with a working product/service, customers, a terrific team.
The call is open for talents as well. The perfect candidate is a UX experts, a front-end or back-end developer. He/she has previous experience in one or more web startup. He/she has previous experience in working on the development of e-procurement platforms.


   February 7th

Sessione aperta al pubblico

09:30 – 10:00 Registrazioni

10:00 – 10:30 Saluti di Benvenuto
Gianfranco Fornasiero, Presidente Consorzio CEV
Denis Faccioli, Vice Presidente AIV
Alberto Onetti, Presidente Mind the Bridge Foundation

10:30 – 12:00 Tavola Rotonda. La nuova PA: Digitalizzazione e Smart Cities, Efficienza e Vantaggi Condivisi.
On. Pierpaolo Baretta, Sottosegretario al Ministero dell’Economia e Finanze (MEF)
Gaetano Zoccatelli, Presidente E-globalservice
Marco Marinucci, Fondatore e CEO Mind the Bridge Foundation
Alberto Onetti, Presidente Mind the Bridge Foundation
Giordano Riello, Vice Presidente Gruppo Giovani Unindustria Rovigo
Bruno Giordano, Consigliere con delega all’innovazione e start up Confindustria Verona
Pietro Gialdini, Vice Sindaco Comune di Guidizzolo (MN)
Moderatore: Luca Barbieri, Coordinatore Editoriale Corriere Innovazione

12:00 – 01:30 Aperitivo

Sessione chiusa al pubblico

01:30 – 02:00 Benvenuto e inizio lavori

02:00 – 03:00 Presentazione dei progetti di startup

03:00 – 05:30 Sessioni di Mentoring & Pitch Clinic

05:30 – 05:45 Break

05:45 – 06:45 Sessioni di Mentoring & Pitch Clinic

   February 8th

Sessione chiusa al pubblico

08:30 – 08:45 Inizio lavori

08:45 – 11:00 Sessioni di Mentoring & Pitch Clinic/ 1:1 Meeting (su richiesta): EGS

Sessione aperta al pubblico

11:00 – 11:15 Saluti di Benvenuto
Sen. Anna Cinzia Bonfrisco, Presidente della Commissione di Vigilanza della Cassa Depositi e Prestiti

11:15 – 11:30 Learning from US: Polco, a platform for trasparent policies for local governments and civil society
Nick Mastronardi, founder and CEO Polco
Moderatore: Marco Marinucci, CEO Mind the Bridge Foundation

11:30 – 12:00 Keynote
Benedetta Arese Lucini, Regional General Manager Uber
Intervista: Luca De Biase, Il Sole 24 Ore

12:00 – 01:15 Presentazione dei progetti di startup finalisti

01:15 – 01:30 Chiusura

Verona, Hotel Expo Verona (V. Portogallo 1, Villafranca VR)


Marco Marinucci
Marco Marinucci

Co-founder and Managing Partner, @MTS Fund

Christian Fasulo
Christian Fasulo

CEO & Co-Founder at Polk&Union

Jari Ognibeni
Jari Ognibeni

Co-founder & CEO Industrio

Marco Salvadori
Marco Salvadori

IBSG Director at Cisco Systems Inc.

Maurizio Liverani
Maurizio Liverani

Chairman at Baryon Capital

Silvia Fierro
Silvia Fierro

Tech Scout & Operations

Simona Bielli
Simona Bielli

Research Programme Coordinator, Digital Startups at Nesta

Eleonora Ferrero
Eleonora Ferrero

Business Coach and Consultant

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