Italian Association of Commercial Directors, Sales and Marketing brings together, from almost fifty years, professionals of marketing and sales. Founded in 1964, ADICO has followed consistently the changes in the market and today is the reference point for Commercial Directors, Sales, Marketing Area Manager, Director of Communications, Entrepreneurs, Consultants, Presidents, Managing Directors and General Managers.
The Agency for Digital Italy is a crucial crossroads in the management of all the processes of digitization, innovation and modernization of public administration. The entity is in charge of implementing the Digital Agenda Italian fulfilling the following tasks: contributes to the spread of the use of information and communication technologies, processes technical rules and guidelines with regard to homogeneity of languages, supports and promotes initiatives in the digitization of government documents, monitors the quality of services and the rationalization of expenditure on IT, promotes and disseminates information literacy initiatives aimed at citizens, monitors the implementation of plans of Information and Communication Technology (ICT ) of public administration, in terms of effectiveness and efficiency.
Italian Association for Informatics and
Automatic Computation – is the first and largest association of scholars
and professionals in the Information & Communication Technology (ICT). Founded in 1961, AICA is a not-for-profit association whose goal is the development of computer science knowledge in all its scientific, applicative, economic and social aspects. For 50years, professionals,
teachers, students, public institutions and private individuals meet each other in AICA on the knowledge, activities and opportunities of our Company.
For its members, ANFoV acts as representative and lobbying at the institutional headquarters. ANFoV monitors and analyzes the world of telecommunications and ICT, identifying the strategies and supporting the development of an integrated market, in order to create a position paper with the institutional partners.
The National Association of Computer Science, Telecommunications and Consumer Electronics – member of Confindustria and a founding member of the Federation Confindustria Digital – is the organization that brings together companies operating in Italy in industrial activities and services related to the technologies of telecommunications, Computing, Consumer Electronics, equipment for the systems of antenna and measurement devices.
Asseprim is the national association representing companies of Professional Services for Enterprise, within Confcommercio – Companies for Italy, in particular the area of insurance / finance, consulting and communication – from market research to digital content. Together to compete is the vision that guides our daily work to be able to represent and to better support the business of our associated.
Assinform is the national association of Information Technology companies operating in Italy. With its strong member base it represents a vital sector of the Italian economy: 156 direct members, 300 members affiliated via Associations in Ancona, Genoa, Trento and Turin and over 1000 indirect affiliates through the Patto Globale di Confindustria programme. The association is a
point of reference for Italian businesses of all sizes and specializations: from software companies, to systems and equipment manufacturers, providers of applications, networks and services as well as Value Added Service and Information Technology related content providers. Assinform is a member of Confindustria and a founding member of Confindustria Digitale, the industrialists
Federation set up in June 2012 to promote development of the digital economy, to the benefit of our Country’s competitiveness. Assinform carries out its mission along three lines of action: representation of the sector, providing invaluable services, creating occasions for exchanging ideas and dialogue among operators and businesses.
Assintel is the national association of reference for ICT companies of Confcommercio – Companies for Italy. Representing companies associated with any authorities, agencies and national and international institutions, it protects its interests and echoes the needs of different types of companies operating in the market of information and communication technology. Assintel represents the ICT throughout the country through direct agreements with the regional associations of Confcommercio (Ascom), to take concrete initiatives and services to thousands of small and medium-sized companies operating in the sector. At the federal level, Assintel is part of the General Council of Confcommercio and chair the Commission Technological Innovation and Business Development.
Founded in 1991, Asso.It
(Associazione Italiana Fornitori Information Technology – Italian Association of IT Suppliers) represents firms in the ICT sector, which covers a total turnover of 12 billion euro and around 11,500 employees. It brings together in Italy the top companies in peripherals production and supply, print systems, visualization, data processing and document management solutions.
Compagnia Delle Opere is an entrepreneurial association present in Italy with 40 branches, joined by 15 foreign companies. For more than 25 years, CDO is confirming its commitment to helping individuals and associations promote genuine human progress in all historical, cultural and economic circumstances.
Confindustria Digitale is the new Federation representing the ICT sector. It was established with the goal of promoting the development of the digital economy in Italy, and to increase competition and innovation in the country. The organization operates fundamentally with the aim of promoting the Italian Digital Agenda, coherently with the goals and the timetables of the European Community; it is also committed to promoting initiatives of digital training and education for Italian workers and citizens. Confindustria Digitale puts forward digital innovation also with the belief that it represents a key factor for the growth of the competitiveness and productivity of the country’s companies, the internationalization of Italian ICT and the birth of new start-ups for the Web sector.
DMA Italy, the Italian chapter of the American Direct Marketing Association, brings together companies and non-profit organizations that use tools and techniques of direct and interactive advertising. The mission of DMA Italy is to facilitate the practice of direct communication and its expression in all media channels available today (off-line, on-line, mobile, social) to support the growth of the business of the sector associated.
Federmanager, created in 1945, is an organization representing and protecting in an exclusive way 180.000 company managers in Italy, both working and retired. Federmanager’s members are coming from small, medium and large companies selling goods and services. Committed to its members, Federmanager works to stipulate and administer national labor contracts, together with Confindustria, Confapi, Confservizi, Confitarma, Fedarlinea and Fieg; it is present on the whole national territory thanks to 58 local consulting agencies. Federmanager is solving a day-by-day role representing the trade unions, and it aims to spread cultural practices based on the principles of merit, and to stimulate the growth of the country and its social cohesion. In addition to its unionist role, Federmanager works today as a social and cultural agent in the interest of the country, aiming to bring the “person” at the center of economic and cultural discourses.
FIDA Inform is the National Federation of Professional Information Management Associations and Club, spontaneously developed since 1984 in various Italian regions, ie ICT (Information and Communications Technology) professional associations who participate personally and not as corporate. The Club and the Federation are proposed as a “node” active of the country system for the development of the sector of information and communication technologies, promoting the professionalism of members.
G.I.D.P. / HRDA – INTERSECTORAL GROUP DIRECTORS OF PERSONNEL / HUMAN RESOURCES DIRECTOR ASSOCIATION was founded in 1977, thanks to the President Paolo Citterio, and has grown continuously in time becoming one of the most important organization in the world of work. G.I.D.P. consists of a network of over 3800 among Directors, HR Managers and entrepreneurs of medium-sized enterprises operating in the country. The primary purpose of the Association is to provide, through the organization of 50 annual conferences, constant updates on various topics related to the world of Human Resources, focusing in particular on new legislation. G.I.D.P. it is also the promoter of numerous investigations benchmarking and last but not least promotes various cultural activities.
Italian Startup is an open association aiming to represent in a neutral and transparent way the Italian startups ecosystem. Italian Startup wants to bring together and represent startup business and all those who facilitate, manage and evaluate projects of startup business. The main objectives of the Association are: to stimulate and facilitate the creation and growth of start-up business in Italy; facilitate the meeting of people, projects and initiatives to accelerate the development of entrepreneurial start-ups; supporting an entrepreneurship culture.
Manageritalia is the National Federation of executives, senior staff and professionals in the world of commerce, transport, tourism the advanced services sector, which represents more than 35.500 managers in Italy. Its principal aim is to support and defende them, promote their role and contribute – together with the political establishment and other economic, social and cultural organizations (national and international) – to the economic growth and social progress of our country. Operating by a democratically elected decisional system representative of their 13 local Associations and an organizational structure committed to make membership more wider shared, Manageritalia acts on national and local level emboding its members about the drawing up of collective contracts, disputes and relations with corporations, authorities and institutions.
Netcomm (Italian Consortium of Electronic Commerce) was founded on September the 8th 2005 under the patronage of ASSINFORM and its Commission services and multimedia content ANEE. The objectives of the Association are: to promote initiatives aimed at spreading the topics, services and technologies related to electronic commerce; stimulate the cooperation of enterprises and entrepreneurs in the industry, and represent them in dealings with the institutions at national, Community and international; define quality standards of the services offered by operators and e-commerce; supporting the sector in terms of legal and fiscal aspects, copyright, security to facilitate the development of a digital market.
The Università Cattolica del Sacro Cuore (UCSC), founded in 1921, is an Italian private institutional body of Catholic inspiration. Its main campus is located in Milan, Italy, with satellite campuses in Brescia, Campobasso, Piacenza-Cremona and Rome. The UCSC is the biggest private university in Europe and the biggest Catholic University in the world.
The University is organized into 12 faculties, 53 specialization schools and 7 postgraduate ones. In addition to these, the University runs several double degree programs with other institutions throughout the world.
01Net is the network of 24 ORE Group websites dedicated to professionals and users of ICT. The thematic channels are directed to ICT decision makers (01netCIO), trade operators (01netTRADE), network administrators (01netNETS), small and medium-sized enterprises (01netPMI). The network is completed by the provision of highly specialized sites developed in collaboration with the American publisher TechTarget (SearchCIO, SearchNetworking, SearchSecurity), offering information that reaches the world of software IlSoftware.It, with the site of reference to the Apple world, Applicando.com, with the site for freelancers, iTech Studio, and with the world of professional digital photography, DigiFocus. The network is in contact with the Italian professional community through a network of newsletter. The 01net app is in free download at the Apple Store. The twitter account is: 01netIT
Business Community was born as a response to a widespread need: it is an economic and financial online magazine containing analysis, interviews, case studies, contacts and business stories. The targets are managers, professionals, management and entrepreneurs. Its structure allows the use on computers, tablets, smartphones as well as SmartTV. Business Community is therefore a truly interactive magazine. Its strong point are the high profle contents. Within the project there are economic and financial news, analysis etc… : a box of ideas, opinions, discussion questions, and why not, provocations.
Corriere delle Comunicazioni is an editorial project focused on delivering news, information and deepenings on major ICT topics. Target readers are on the one hand Political and Institutional Italian Representatives and, on the other hand, top managers and IT decision makers. The editorial project is organized in three main branches: The paper Corriere Delle Comunicazioni, bi-weekly printed magazine, The online publishing Cor.Com, daily newsletter, The web portal www.corrierecomunicazioni.it . In addition, Corriere delle Comunicazioni organizes meetings, conventions and events for companies operating in the ICT sector.
DDm (Digital Document Magazine) is a multi-platform publishing project that delivers through different channels, both online and offline, News and insights on the industry of printing, digital and offset printing, and document management. Five major categories around which is the market in which it is active the Publisher 4IT Group: document management, green, postal & email, printing and direct marketing.
Made by a team of journalists specializing in economic large-scale distribution, DM – Modern Distribution is the first online newspaper dedicated to the operators in the mass market. Its mission is to inform every day the readers through real-time news, interviews with retailers and companies consumer goods, videos, presentations of case histories, strategies and trends consumer, market analysis, distribution policies. All enriched by a powerful search engine to find information on thousands of file with a few mouse clicks and DM Magazine, the new monthly depth in digital format.
Fierce Content Management reports on content management developments, providing an insider perspective of the technologies shaping the industry. IT leaders benefit from our coverage of content management systems/solutions, Web 2.0, records management, Enterprise 2.0, and more. Keep up-to-speed signing up for our free, weekly email newsletter.
Gi Group is one of the world’s leading companies providing services for the development of the labour market, operating in: permanent and temporary staffing, search and selection, executive search, outplacement, professional training and hr consulting.
At the beginning of 2007, Gi Group began its international expansion programme, which has so far taken the Group in 19 countries across Europe, Asia and America. At the end of 2010 Gi Group became one of the few “Global Corporate Members” of CIETT, the International Confederation of Private Employment Agencies.
ICT4Executive is the first Italian cultural project for Business Executives focalized on strategic use of digital technologies. In a world typically interested by a sort of contradiction – on the one hand, the recognition of an increasingly importance for ICT as a source of competition, organization and innovation, on the other hand an increasingly complexity, by the Management, in understanding what can really create value for the business – ICT4Executive wants to be a primary and clear information source on the effective value of business technologies, in collaboration with the most important Italian and international ICT teachers, specialists and analysts.
Mark-Up.it is the site of the leading magazine on economy and future distribution policies. A “place” to search for information, data and research to investigate the evolution of the world of commerce and mass consumption in Italy and abroad. An essential website for those who believe that information is the key to success.
SIRMI is the partner to fully understand the Italian market of Digital Technology and generate business opportunities. Its activities are organized into four business divisions: Research, Consulting, Data Banks, Communications & Marketing. Its mission is to support customers, Leader of Digital Technology in the achievement of specific business objectives, providing them with a single point of contact for the Analysis of Scenarios and Trends, Market Sizing, qualification of targets, recruitment, definition and realization of strategies of Marketing and Integrated Communication.
Technopolis is a unique magazine in its genre: it tells the technology (especially, but not exclusively ICT) speaking to managers and entrepreneurs of any profile and area, using a professional but not technical language. Success stories and scenarios technological and market are the pillars of the new magazine, whose primary goal is to highlight the many connections between hi-tech and competitiveness. Technopolis goes on sale every two months with Il Sole 24 Ore.
Temporary Management is the most known and read institutional and information website on interim management, developed 12 years ago by Temporary Management & Capital Advisors and ISTUD. The website works in harmony with the institutional activities of IIM – Institute of Interim Management Italian Chapter, first example of international collaboration on flexible management issues.
ZeroUno is an integrated editorial environment by Next Editore. It consists of the monthly magazine, the web portal and events with vendors and users, dealing with ICT solutions for business support and development, targeting CIOs and enterprise managers. ZeroUno magazine was founded in 1981. Over the years, ZeroUno has broadened its original editorial focus and has become a wider communication system. The aim of this evolution is the need to create opportunities to spread information and to engage in discussions and share opinions with IT vendors and users, in order to monitor critical situations, expectations and the ICT projects implemented in companies for business development support.
Global Marketing Service was established in July 2008 with the aim of being a business development partner by providing a complete design, implementation and monitoring service of all activities of Field Marketing, ensuring our customers the highest value on the national territory. In particular, we provide: FMCG market development services with higher added value, greater penetration in markets such as consumer electronics – Pay TV – Telco – Energy, strengthening of professional capability and technological innovation of cutting-edge platforms, development of the direct control of the territory.
Riverstone Language & Communications is a new, dynamic organisation that helps people to use English in their personal and business lives. In addition to a wide range of specialist and general language courses we also offer the chance to experience English in action during our live events – as well as the opportunity to make connections through our ever-expanding network of contacts.
Sound Public Relations is a global public relations agency adopting innovative methods and a multidisciplinary approach. Exclusive partner of the Public Relations Global Network and Tipik European Network, Sound PR offers, from over 20 years, consulting and communication services to companies, institutions and public and private organitations. Thanks to our international relations, we are always able to renew established techniques according to the cultural and technological progress and to guide our clients toward new styles and paradigms of communication.
Agency of event organization and planning: business event (product launcg, meetings, convetions); PR events (press conferences, media event, gala dinners); marketing programs (fairs, large openings); tours or special events (concerts,ceremonies, parades). Customers rely on our Company since 1990 to coordinate a series of activities including the creative, technical and logistics of the event (or only some of these based on the needs, skills and budget).
A young digital agency that designs highly social-oriented strategies, led by the culture of conversation and with interaction as the main objective. Young Digitals deals with strategy and implementation, digital media planning, international social media projects, and also with research and training, with the two cultural projects Digital In The Round and Young Digital Lab.
Social Trainer – Banca Mediolanum
Director, Product Management, tibbr , TIBCO
CEO of MYagonism.com – your scoreboard tracker.
Manager at OpenKnowledge
Winner of Sanremo Festival 2013
Head of Strategy presso LBi Italy
Head of Digital Activities & Special Projects at Sky Italia
Social Media Expert – Blogmeter
Principal Program Manager, Microsoft Corporation
Director Digital & Business Development at Sony Music Entertainment Italy.
Country Manager – Deezer Italy
Head of Organization and Innovation – Fed. BCC Emilia Romagna
Director of Business Development – Collaboration Technology Group – Cisco Systems, Inc. – San Jose
CIO at Ferrero
Internal Communication Manager at Intesa S.Paolo
Senior Executive, Branding & Marketing
Marketing Director Banca Mediolanum & Head of Mediolanum Corporate University
Group Training Director at Luxottica Group Spa
CTO at Fashionis
Head of Customer Experience @ Vodafone.
Marketing Manager, QVC Italia
E-Commerce Manager – IKEA
Head of PR – Camst Group
Digital & E-commerce Director di Librerie Feltrinelli
Head of Editorial Projects – Largo Consumo
IT Manager at Siemens
VP Marketing and Communication – ING Direct Italy
Head of Sustainability and Foundation at Vodafone
Executive Vice President ICT at Eni
Head of Learning & Development at Ermenegildo Zegna
Founder – CTO at Telligent
Director of Digital Media at Pirelli Tyres
Managing Director at Be1
President – Social Computing at TIBCO Software
Co-founder at AIDA Monitoring
Director, Communications and Corporate Affairs Whirlpool EMEA
Social Media & Digital Marketing Director at Barilla Group
Head of IT, Chief Innovation Officer, IT Security manager – BNP Paribas
Marketing Director EMEA and Direct Channel Director at illy
SVP, Social Business Strategy at EdelmanDigital
IBM Vice President – Author of “Get Bold”
Banking 3.0, American Banker BTN’s Innovator of the Year, founder of Movenbank
Principal – Chess Media Group, Author of “The Collaborative Organization”
General Manager, Enterprise Social & Collaborative Software – SAP
Professor at Columbia University – Information and Knowledge Strategy Program
Founder & CEO – OpenKnowledge Srl
Founder & CEO – OpenKnowledge Srl
TEKRI at Athabasca University, Canada
Principal Analyst & CEO at Constellation Research
Analyst and Advisor – OpenKnowledge Srl
Partner – OpenKnowledge Srl
Partner – OpenKnowledge
CEO at Duepuntozero Research
Professor at Università Milano Bicocca
Enterprise 2.0 Consultant – Next Modernity
Professor at Università Cattolica di Milano
Editor & Research – Young Digitals Srl
Principal & Founder – ThinkJar
Partner, OpenKnowledge Australia
Partner – OpenKnowledge Srl
Professor at Università Cattolica di Milano
Editor in Chief at Harvard Business Review
Partner – OpenKnowledge Srl
Professor at Cal Poly State University
Strategic Advisory Board Member at VoiceSage
Co-Founder presso weListen – Business Solutions Lda
Co-founder at AIDA Monitoring