Paolo has a full degree in electronic engineering, and he is a recognized expert in ICT and SCM thanks to the experience gained in 20 years of innovation projects carried out for international leading companies. After working for 15 years in large ICT consulting companies, Gruppo Formula and Insiel, where he has reached the position of Business Unit Manager, Paolo has founded Bluegreen to provide value-added solutions to customers through the expertise gained in different sectors.
Management engineer, she attended the Business School of Imperial College London where she gained experience in innovation, entrepreneurship & management, focusing mainly on the biomedical sector. She takes care of feasibility analysis and market analysis for many European Startups, belonging to different sectors. She contributes to the development of their innovative ideas and to the identification and validation of their business models. She writes Business Plan, Pitch and Financial Plan. She is constantly engaged in networking, collaborating with commercial and technical partners, to launch innovative products on the market.
Expert on ICT technologies, he worked as consultant, Project Manager and IT Service Manager for software houses, service companies and consultancy companies. In over ten years he collected experiences on customer projects and in managing international teams for software developments, software integration and technical analysis.
Experienced IT Project Manager with a deep knowledge of several Agile project management techniques, best practices and tools. Expert in Object Oriented methodologies with a strong ICT background gained working in software development industry, since 2000 she has been a project manager successfully managing several research and innovation projects mainly funded by the European Commission. For years she has been collaborating with the European Commission as an Evaluator and Innovation Expert. She is responsible for the development of the funding requests.
Research Professor and Consultant. Founder and Owner of SFC Consulting Company specialized in SME innovation support. He holds a master degree in computer science and a PhD in Production Technology from the University Bremen. He has been involved in the acquisition and execution of over 50 EU projects in various programmes like ICT, Growth, Interreg, etc. He has consulted research programmes and regions in the set-up and evaluation of regional and European innovation programmes especially utilizing the living lab innovation method. He is supporting SME’s in exploring business opportunities by utilizing innovative business or technology capabilities.
Martin Dobler is a computer scientist with background in IT service and project management, IT requirements engineering as well as software development. He started in software development for logistics and event-discrete simulation of complex processes. Later on, he has managed, pitched and overseen the development of numerous solutions for IoT, mobile applications, Smart Cities, mobility, and innovation processes. Additionally, he was involved in the technological impact assessment of telecommunication and Future Internet solutions such as FI-WARE. Martin is responsible for the elaboration of business ideas into proposals, starting with idea-finding over work plan structures to finance planning.