Six projects "in search of an author" in the presence of Ernesto Sirolli

On the “Innovation Day” on October 5th in Lugano, under the gaze of a world-famous trainer, prizes will be given to the ideas of the call launched by ATED

Projects: the poster of the ATED Project Innovation Speed ​​Date
The poster and key visual of the call for the "ATED Project Innovation Speed ​​Date" 2023

It is literally a countdown to the "ATED Innovation Day", a new initiative created by the Ticinese Evoluzione Digitale Association, with the patronage and support of the Republic and Canton of Ticino and the City of Lugano.
The appointment is for 5 October, starting at 16pm at the Ciani nursery school in the town on the banks of Ceresio, with a special guest making his first appearance in Switzerland: the internationally renowned economist and trainer Ernesto Sirolli.

The call for the unpublished "ATED Project Innovation Speed ​​Date" is underway

Projects: the great trainer Ernesto Sirolli
Ernesto Sirolli is Chief Executive Officer and Founder of the Sirolli Institute International Enterprise Facilitation company

Angelo, Bullismo VR, Formid Abile, Iron Glove, Lighthouse Tech and Mirami are in the running

The “ATED Innovation Day” is an event open to everyone: students, entrepreneurs, professionals and enthusiasts of innovation, technology and entrepreneurial culture.
The meeting focuses on the final stage of the "Project Innovation Speed ​​Date" competition, a call for ideas, launched at the beginning of August and in which 13 projects participated, received in the 6 weeks of opening of the call, between 2 August and 10 September.
The business ideas, which will compete for the prize money worth a total of 10.000 Swiss francs, will "perform" in front of the present public, who will have the right to vote, the jury made up of the ATED ICT Key Players, the financiers of the prize, in a pitch to promote and present your project effectively.
They will also do so under the gaze of Ernesto Sirolli, one of the most authoritative consultants and trainers worldwide in the field of business organization and economic development.
Precisely with his approach, the Trinity of Management method developed by him over the years, students, entrepreneurs and managers will have the unique opportunity to acquire greater awareness of their actions and business decisions, creating the conditions to ignite their passion for entrepreneurship.

The nominations

The names and areas of activity of the 6 finalist projects have been defined, which will access the "ATED Innovation Day"

Angelo (personal care area)
Bullying VR (social project)
Formid Abile (networking and teaching)
Iron Glove (consumer project)
Lighthouse Tech (personal care area)
Mirami (sustainability sector)

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Projects: Cristina Giotto Boggia of ATED
Cristina Giotto Boggia is President and Director of the Ticino Digital Evolution Association

Cristina Giotto: “Very impressed by the quality and originality of the first 13 nominations”

“We were very impressed by the quality and originality of the 13 projects that in the space of just 6 weeks were candidates for the first phase of the competition or 'call for ideas'. Our objective and mission was to encourage innovative projects, seeking economic resources to provide concrete support to the most promising and futuristic projects in the technological and digital sector and, why not, also sustainable ones", he claims Christine Giotto, President and Director of the Ticinese Digital Evolution Association.
“We thank the jury made up of the ATED ICT KEY Players, financiers of the award, and our sponsors for demonstrating attention and competence in supporting the initiative”.

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Projects: Luca Mauriello of ATED
Luca Mauriello is Vice President of the Ticino Digital Evolution Association

Luca Mauriello: “The public will also actively participate in the final selection”

“The competition will culminate on October 5th in Lugano, during the 'ATED Innovation Day', an ideal setting in which people will always be at the center, who will actively participate in the final selection as we will give them the opportunity to express themselves on the merits of the projects, since they will have the right to vote", followed Luke Mauriello, Vice President of ATED.
“In the event the winning project will be rewarded and special mentions will be given to some projects that have stood out, together with an exceptional guest, for the first time in Switzerland, Ernesto Sirolli”.

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Projects: Andrea Demarchi of ATED
Andrea Demarchi is Past President and Committee Member of the Ticinese Evoluzione Digitale Association

Andrea Demarchi: “In the business ideas rooms, the various concepts in 10-minute pitches”

“During the 'ATED Innovation Day' the 6 finalists will have the unique opportunity to present and talk about their project live in a 10-minute pitch in the 6 rooms dedicated to the 6 business ideas. In the space reserved for the 'Project Innovation Speed ​​Date' competition, the jury made up of the ATED ICT Key Players and the public will have to evaluate the state of development of the proposed product or service, the degree of innovation and the ability to defend one's business idea in a competitive context"he concludes Andrea Demarchi, Past President, member of the ATED Committee and Director of the Jury.
“Furthermore, during the 'ATED Innovation Day' we will have a truly special guest like Ernesto Sirolli, who we are sure will be able to illuminate the minds of the innovators, students and professionals present with his speech”.

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The first 13 questions are selected by a heterogeneous and authoritative jury

Technically, the 13 projects that applied for the "Project Innovation Speed ​​Date" competition between 2 August and 10 September were examined by the jury composed of Andrea Demarchi of Cornèr Banca, Roberto Fridel of RFR Consult, Angelo Cresta of Banca del Sempione , Simone Tettamenti of Cornèr Banca, Paolo Camponovo of Banca Popolare di Sondrio, Pierluigi Nasoni of Thema Consulting, Silvano Petrini of the Information Systems Center (CSI) of the Republic and Canton of Ticino, Michele Moretti of Fincons Group, Maurizio Prior of MTF Business Solutions SA, Luca Rinaldi of MTF Info Centro SA and Curzio De Gottardi of the Banca dello Stato del Cantone Ticino.
The jury met in Lugano on 12 September and selected the six finalist projects, which are now entering the final phase of the competition.
On this occasion, there will be special mentions promoted by the Ticinese Evoluzione Digitale Association for projects that have stood out in a particular way.

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Projects: the poster of the ATED Project Innovation Speed ​​Date
The poster and key visual of the call for the "ATED Project Innovation Speed ​​Date" 2023