CLIC Startup Competition online event: why and how to participate

On Monday October 5, join the CLIC Startup Competition online event to get updates and detailed information about the initiative.

The event will be webstreamed both on CLIC Facebook page ( and YouTube account (, it is aimed at presenting the CLIC Startup Competition to a wider audience, involving some of the key partners who will support the awarded startups in the development of their ideas in the following months.

Enrico Vellante, from 012 factory, one of the strategic partner of the CLIC Startup Competition, will act as moderator of the panel discussion.

Prof. Luigi Fusco Girard, CLIC Scientific coordinator, and Antonia Gravagnuolo, from CNR IRISS, will discuss the objectives of the CLIC Startup Competition within the Horizon 2020 CLIC project, talking about the economic, social and environmental convenience of the circular economy models for the adaptive reuse of cultural heritage. They will provide detailed information about the key topics of the Startup Competition.

Fabio Rotondi and Gabriella Monteleone, from the CLIC technological partner FacilityLive, will present the SEMED Startup Europe Mediterranean initiative and tell more about how to apply for the award and the advantages for the participants.

Aliona Lupu, Iniziativa Cube, will describe the mentoring and acceleration services for the 5 award-winning startups.

Ruba Saleh, ICHEC Brussels Management School, will focus on entrepreneurship in cultural heritage, introducing CLIC and other innovative initiatives at ICHEC, with an eye on the near future.

The event will be the occasion to explore some best practices at the European level thanks to Servaz van Berkum, Pakhuis de Zwijger, who will discuss the development of the business ecosystem in Amsterdam and Pakhuis de Zwijger’s initiatives.

Filippo Ammirati, representative of the Italian National Agency for New Technologies, Energy and Sustainable Economic Development (ENEA) and member of the Enterprise Europe Network (EEN), will present the opportunities for innovation and entrepreneurship within the ENEA approach.

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