A comprehensive list of events I’ve organised or contributed to.
Startup Europe Awards, Regional assessor
November 2016 @ Catania
Involved as Youth Hub Catania representative, I was one of the six regional assessors in Sicily evaluating the startups who applied to Startup Europe Awards during the first round of selections (regional call).
Startup Weekend Catania 2016, co-org and fund-raising
October 14-16, 2016 @ Vecchia Dogana, Catania
Record Startup Weekend edition in Catania with 148 participants and 12K Euros raised from sponsors. It was organised by Youth Hub Catania and some volunteers to promote young entrepreneurship and boost cooperations in the ecosystem. Find out more checking the hashtag #SWCatania16 or the Facebook page.
October 2016 @ CLab, University of Catania
After a partnership between Youth Hub Catania and the University of Catania, we have been asked to contribute their course with 5 lessons on specific startup topics.
August 27, 2015 @ Impact Hub Syracuse
Representing EESTEC Catania and contributing to a 24 months research project to uncover the potential of young entrepreneurs across Europe, rethinking the incubation and support processes that could lead them to design, implement and run sustainable ventures. Know more about the project and about the local event (Italian).
2015-2016, 2 years @ Catania
A series of open events and meetups held in Catania about startups, young entrepreneurship and skill matching.
Summer Entrepreneurship Training (SET), Local Supporter
August 4-10, 2014 @ Catania
An event by ESTIEM Business Booster aimed at promoting and stimulate entrepreneurship among students. It included trainings and a competition between participants. Read more about it here and about 2014 edition here at page 42.
Android Day #2, Organiser
June 6, 2014 @ University of Catania
This second workshop was about teaching the first steps in developing Android apps (not games).
AngularJS Workshop, Organiser
June 3, 2014 @ University of Catania
First-ever workshop about AngularJS in our University.
Android Day #1, Organiser
December 20, 2013 @ University of Catania
Workshop to teach the first steps in Android game development. The event was part of a Europe-wide series to support the Android Competition by EESTEC.