START2B
R2B - RESEARCH TO BUSINESS 2012
BOLOGNA - 6 E 7 GIUGNO

Start2B is an initiative organised by ASTER in collaboration with SMAU within R2B - Research to Business 2012 dedicated to the valorisation of young innovative enterprises and to operators supporting business creation and development.

WHO DOES IT ADDRESS?

The initiative is dedicated to entrepreneurs or potential entrepreneurs, banks, credit guarantee consortiums, banking foundations, venture capital firms, business angels and other investors, representatives from universities and research centres, incubators, scientific and technology parks, local authorities, organisations providing support services for business creation, chambers of commerce, business associations, other Italian or foreign public and private organisations sustaining the creation and development of innovative and high-knowledge content enterprises.

 

WHAT DOES IT OFFER?

Start2B offers all new businesses the opportunity to participate to the R2B exhibition area and to a series of specific activities facilitating networking initiatives among the different individuals and organisations taking part to the event. In particular, Start2B allows to:

Participate / free of charge- to the R2B exhibition area within the designated “Start2B” area at the Bologna Exhibition Centre, Hall 33 and 34;

Start2Business: two days dedicated to one-to-one meetings between start-ups and regional, national and international enterprises selected by start-ups and by sponsors;

Start2Pitch: for a restricted number of selected start-ups, the opportunity to present business creation projects to an audience of potential investors and supporters taking part to R2B. Before the beginning of the two-days event, the selection to the pitching session offers the opportunity to receive coaching services by an expert for preparing project presentations;

Listing in the event catalogue and on the Website www.emiliaromagnastartup.it

Access specific initiatives and other opportunities organised for participants during the event.