Smart Building & Construction Open Innovation Day

Milan, Italy - Nov 8 2012

New appointment in a new series of vertical-focused Open Innovation events

'Scaffolding' photo (c) 2007, Brett Weinstein - license:

Intesa Sanpaolo is organizing the 2nd Edition of Smart Building & Construction Open Innovation Day, which will take place on November 8th 2012 in Milan at Palazzo Besana, Piazza Belgioioso 1.

Please see the attachments below for details.

This event will be dedicated to innovative solutions in the building & construction sector, from design to realization, use and maintenance. Special focus on "Green Building", design and new materials improving the structural and energy performance properties of buildings. It is targeted to Italian and international companies, professionals, associations and institutions, and represents an opportunity for those wishing to gather insights on the Italian building and construction scenario.

The meeting is part of the Intesa Sanpaolo Start Up Initiative: our goal is to support companies in achieving competitiveness in national and international markets through the adoption of innovation.

Participants will have a chance to:

  • Get an overview of the latest developments in the construction industry by meeting some of the most promising innovative business projects (start-up and spin-offs) selected on the basis of the industrial applicability of the technologies in this sector
  • Learn about relevant applications from advanced technologies and innovative services (e.g. home automation, nanomaterials, energy saving)
  • Re-evaluate their strategic positioning in a rapidly changing competitive environment.

If you wish to participate, please RSVP at