The New Normal after Brexit and Covid-19: A conversation about innovation with Italian and UK corporates, banks and start ups

The Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry for the UK has teamed up with Intesa Sanpaolo and Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center to host a round table followed by a pitch session focused on the Innovation challenges of 2021.

2020 has been the year of Innovation and Technology, both offering solutions to international challenges such as Brexit and Covid-19.
With new year approaching soon, will London remain the same international innovation hub or will it loose part of its attractiveness?

The round table – moderated by Gian M. Volpicelli, Senior Editor at Wired UK –  will see the participation of IBMIntesa SanpaoloIntesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center and London&Partners.
The conversation  will be followed by pitches held by Italian start ups and a Q&A.

10:00amWelcome remarks

  • Massimo Carnelos – Head of the Economic Section of the Italian Embassy in London
  • Alessandro Belluzzo – President of the Italian Chamber of Commerce and Industry in the UK
  • Alberto Mancuso – ‎Intesa Sanpaolo, General Manager London Hub, IMI Corporate & Investment Banking Division

10:15am – Roundtable with Corporate stakeholders

Moderator: Gian Maria Volpicelli – Senior Editor, Wired UK

First Panel:

  • Paolo Sironi, Global Research Leader, Banking and Finance, IBM
  • Flavio Stellini, Intesa Sanpaolo, Managing Director – Head of Corporate Desk
  • Flora Davidson, Co- Founder, Supply Compass

Second Panel: pitching session

10:55 – Introduction
Vincenzo Antonetti, Intesa Sanpaolo Innovation Center, Head of Network Development

11:00 – Pitching Session 


Closing Remarks 

Topics covered

  • innovation, tech, technology, start up, brexit, covid-19, london, innovation hub, pitch, investments, retail tech, digital, brexit, covid19, crisis
Virtual event
Carolina Sanfratello