Ciao from Rome! Dear friends, Spring has arrived, the sun is shining on Italy, hope is in our hearts, despite the fact that the pandemic is not over and the war in Ukraine is a cause of great pain and concern for all Italians. This moth we celebrate three round numbers regarding We the Italians. The first is about the magazine you are reading: this...

In the spring of 2013, my great friend Andrea Mancia, then Deputy Editor of the Italian newspaper "L'Opinione", asked me to collaborate by reporting on the world of relations between Italy and the United States. That was how the interviews began, which today are almost 300: We the Italians had not yet been born. Then, as now, the desire was to cove...

San Francisco has always been an important location for the Italian emigration. History is mixed with innovation, and both tell the story of how Italian hard work and creativity are rewarded by the entrepreneurial spirit that finds a perfect welcome in San Francisco and its surroundings. Consul Lorenzo Ortona heads the Italian Consulate General in...

Marzo è stato un mese importante per la tecnologia made in Italy in Silicon Valley. In occasione delle celebrazioni del "2013, anno italiano della cultura e innovazione italiana in USA" si sono susseguiti una serie di eventi a San Francisco e in Silicon Valley per ricordare che l'Italia non è solo sinonimo di moda, cibo e vino (oltre che dei posti...

di Alberto Onetti Lo scorso giovedì, a Trento, a margine del Mind the Bridge Summer Boot Camp 2013 (per la cronaca di Summer c'era solo il nome del programma, visto che sono piovuti "cats and dogs"), abbiamo discusso insieme a Marco Marinucci, Managing Partner di Mind the Seed Fund, e Charles Versaggi, Direttore della Mind the Bridge Startup Schoo...

di Fabio Savelli   Nelle intenzioni un vasto piano di promozione del nostro Paese presso investitori americani. «Compra Italia», potrebbe essere lo slogan. Ma assicura al Corriere della Sera Fernando Napolitano, presidente di Italian business&investment initiative (organizzazione no profit con sede a New York), non si tratta solo di spot...

If the American Dream has always meant "to make it" on one's own merits, if millions of Italians went to America first for survival and then for success, if the result of the work of our fellow citizens has always been admired in the U.S., the union between Italian entrepreneurs and the United States cannot but constitute an important part of our j...

Last Thursday the MTB Italy Tour stopped in Genoa.Genova is a home of the Italian Institute of Technology (IIT), the new Technology Park "Erzelli" and a prestigious University: an enormous but highly unexploited potential for innovation.Our goal for this second stop of our Tour is Genova was simple: spread the message, as loud as possible, that bui...

by Mauro Battocchi   Thanks to the Mind the Bridge Foundation more than 250 high-tech professionals from Silicon Valley learnt something that hardly ever pierces through the media walls - facts about Italy's innovation capabilities that are generally confined to a smaller circle of hands-on experts. Such is Italy's success in culture, food,...

Vedere giovani talenti italiani che crescono negli Stati Uniti dà un "non so che" di rimpianto e speranza allo stesso tempo. Rimpianto, per quello che il nostro Paese potrebbe fare ma ancora non fa. Speranza, per i sogni che dall'Italia arrivano e che in America si realizzano.Allo Spring Symposium organizzato a New York da Intesa San Paolo Sta...