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SiamoSoci is hiring developers (if you love startups, this is the place for you)

Hi everyone, SiamoSoci is hiring! 

SiamoSoci is one of the most important Italian platforms matching startups to business angels and investors. 

We have over 2.800 startups (and more joining everyday)…


Added by Nicolò Borghi on May 29, 2014 at 1:00am — 1 Comment

Missione di Start-Up italiane dell’ICT in California

[...]L’iniziativa è rivolta alle start-up italiane del  c.d. “Global digital market", indicatore dell’economia digitale che comprende dispositivi,  sistemi informatici, software e soluzioni, middleware e software applicativo. In particolare dei servizi ICT, contenuti digitali e pubblicità online.

 Scopo dell’iniziativa e’ duplice: permettere alle start-up italiane di poter presentare…


Added by Gianluca Perrone on May 16, 2014 at 1:04am — No Comments

NEWTEON: ecologic and innovative start up

Friday we took part at Sergio Contaldo’s conference. I really liked it, because I found a lot of interesting elements to think about: at first he spoke about his studies (ingegneering and economy), after he explain his work’s experiences, ending with his starup Newteon. I think that his idea to create a  distribution network of electric bicycle is extrimley positive and innovative, because it joins high tecnology, design and eco-sostenibility. During the speech I focused my…


Added by Francesca Naretto on May 12, 2014 at 12:39pm — No Comments

MIT Students Intern in Italy-June August 2014

Hey all, we have 8 super MIT students happy to come in intern in Italy- June 1st/ August 20, 2014.

The cost for the host is 1800 Euro, net /each, plus hosting in a room, better with a colleague ( or colleague family).

It is often preferable for companies to "donate" the interns' stipend to the Mit-Italy program which gives it to the student

Take the chance to have a skype call with who is interesting for your company- start up…


Added by paolo marenco on March 31, 2014 at 9:00pm — No Comments

#SVST : Dreaming with .... The summary

Hi guys! 

I'm Paolo David, I'm 21 I study Informatic Engineering in Palermo and i was impressed by the conference of Silicon Valley Study Tour. I want to summarize you my own initiative: #SVST : Dreaming with ..

After the conference of presentation i thought : how to make the forum of the siliconvalleystudytour a more than a simple forum ? It can represents a bridge with those Italians who…


Added by Paolo David on March 27, 2014 at 2:26pm — No Comments

Italiani di Frontiera in the Italian Universities 2013-2014

An innovative education project rolling around 16 Top Italian Universities- Genova, Bari, Napoli, Roma Sapienza, Pisa Normale, Torino, Milano, Padova, Venezia, Pavia, Ancona, Pisa, Catania, Palermo, Roma Tor Vergata, Novara- between  October 2013 to september 2014 supported by Italian Foreign Ministry and Aizoon Group.

16 Universities Tour , to spead best practice entrepreneurial models among the Students, and finally   select the best grads…


Added by paolo marenco on February 15, 2014 at 12:00pm — No Comments

Machine Learning: a Crash Course, @DIBRIS Feb 18th-21st, free registration!

"Machine Learning: a Crash Course" @ DIBRIS. Feb 18th-21st. Reg. due Feb 10th. Info . Website…


Added by Raffaello Camoriano on February 2, 2014 at 11:30am — No Comments

Bologna University, Agraria Dept- January 30th

We are pleased to tell our story in the attached conference to be held in Agraria Dept of Bologna University, January 30th.

The reason ( and the link) is  Emanuele Pierpaoli SVST 2007 Alumno- and member of this SN- , at that time Agraria Bologna Student, after the SVST founded with 2 colleagues a Start up, HK Consulting for  fruit growth control ....nice success story!…


Added by paolo marenco on January 21, 2014 at 4:30am — No Comments

Italiani di Frontiera Silicon Valley Tour 2014

Ready to start the booking for the Silicon Valley Tour leaded by our friend Roberto Bonzio, inventor of Italiani di Frontiera blog, last week of next April. Cool program and great group made by Entrepreneurs, Startupper, Managers and Researchers. Deadline for booking postponed at  March  11th , 2014…


Added by paolo marenco on January 12, 2014 at 7:30am — No Comments

We GO in SF ;-)



Added by paolo marenco on December 25, 2013 at 5:36am — No Comments

Italiani di Frontiera in the Italian Universities!

Here  we are, the first time together on the stage, Roberto Bonzio and me, with many SVST tell the stories of Italians that made the difference...or are in the way to.

We start in October 21st in Genova University with the Great Speaker of the picture, Vittorio Viarengo, than November 2013, 19th 21st 22nd 25th in other 4 major Uni's- Bari, Roma, Pisa, Torino- supported by the Italian Foreign Ministry..we…


Added by paolo marenco on October 17, 2013 at 4:00am — No Comments

Great advice for startupper from Linkedin Founder

"Today, LinkedIn seems like an obvious investment to have made in 2004. But at the time of the Series B financing, LinkedIn had spent its $4 million from Series A building a network that was much smaller than Friendster, MySpace, etc. We had no revenue, or even revenue-capable products.

The journey from founding, to multiple rounds of financing, to IPO, was not easy. All startups go through real Valley-of-the-Shadow moments, in which they wonder why they ever thought their business… Continue

Added by paolo marenco on October 16, 2013 at 1:55am — No Comments

Java developers Back End search

Bee Bell, early stage San Francisco startup search for its project 2 Back End  Java Developers.

Work part time or full time, from remote in Italy,  accepted.

Contact  Cosimo.

Added by paolo marenco on September 27, 2013 at 8:53am — No Comments

Tech Scouting in Silicon Valley for European Companies

Few Companies in Europe...not start up, just enterprises, from every sector, maybe exporters...know where and what is the Silicon Valley and which amount of technology improvement and product- service innovation could start from a monitoring of what happens in the Valley.

With the Technology Scouting Project we can organize smart young teams of Silicon Valley Study Tour Alumni to give, in a multiclient way, to groups of 3 to 5…


Added by paolo marenco on September 19, 2013 at 1:30pm — No Comments

The Origin of the Silicon Valley and the Today Players: a Great Sinthesys

...from a great Guy, Alessandro Ferrari, SVST 2013 Alumno, Engineer, Brescia University..


Added by paolo marenco on September 17, 2013 at 12:51pm — No Comments

How to reach the Silicon valley Study Tour? What lasts?

These are two questions we often are asked to answer.

Silvia Fichera, Telecom  Engineering Grad at Catania University , gave the answers....

It's an UX ...better that any word we, as promoter and organizer since 2005, could tell about!

Thank you Silvia!…


Added by paolo marenco on September 16, 2013 at 3:30am — 3 Comments

Matteo Melani speech in Italian Consulate SF on August 23rd

Good lecture!

Added by paolo marenco on August 30, 2013 at 8:04pm — No Comments

Apple needs

Tips  from a meeting with an Apple senior software…


Added by paolo marenco on August 26, 2013 at 7:30pm — 1 Comment

Poor and Rich: the great contrast in Silicon Valley

Long to be red, but it's worth...great problem, but something is moving.

Thanks to Burton Lee for the link

Added by paolo marenco on July 9, 2013 at 3:00am — No Comments

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