Meeting Milan

Tech Entrepreneur 2013

The picture that comes to mind with the mention of Milan may not have much to do with entrepreneurship for some ... but after our recent visit to Italy's beautiful city with host Bird & Bird and local partners PoliHub and Cartagena Capital, we can assure that Innovation is alive and well ... rich with a style that is uniquely Milanese.

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Spotlight on Milan - An Interview with Bird & Bird's Massimiliano D'Amico

Milan has long been revered for its Creativity. From the inventions of Leonardo Da Vinci in the 15th century, to High Fashion, Architecture and Design, to such recent Innovation “Heights” as the incredible €65 million Bosco Verticale, the world’s first Vertical Forest - a high-rise living space, complete with 730 trees, 5,000 shrubs, and 11,000 plants - a kind of “Ecology Billboard,” designed to be beautiful, and to help clean up the city’s air.
 
HighTech? ... Absolutely.
 
In fact, according to Bird & Bird Milan’s Senior Associate, Massimiliano D’Amico, it’s exactly this kind of “Milanese Creativity” that is driving the Tech Entrepreneur Scene forward in Milan!

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Tech Entrepreneur 2013 - Munich!

In conjunction with Bird & Bird Munich, the White Bull Tech Entrepreneur Series continues its tour of European innovation - helping to "connect the dots" between entrepreneurs, investors, and deal makers.

Memorable Madrid ...

White Bull and Bird & Bird set out on this year's Tour of European Innovation, with a Memorable evening at El GarAJE / AJE Madrid.

Despite some uncertainty about Spain's place on the Innovation landscape, more than 100 entrepreneurs, investors and industry leaders were there to remind us that the bright spots will far outweigh any doubt. And a positive vibe carried us on into the night.

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