Katainen to ANSA IT on the creativity of Italian Economy

Jyrki Katainen, European Commission VP, makes Treviso as example social impact investment. di Chiara De Felice – http://bit.ly/2i5T2ci Italy is “the most creative economy in Europe”, the only one capable of producing great added value, but its potential risks remaining unexpressed and the country “is less rich than it could be”, because “there is something that keeps[…]

Katainen all’ANSA, Italia economia più creativa UE – come l’ospedale di Treviso, un investimento unico, combinato con l’investimento ad impatto sociale

di Chiara De Felice – http://bit.ly/2i5T2ci BRUXELLES – L’Italia è “l’economia più creativa d’Europa”, la sola in grado di produrre un grande valore aggiunto, ma il suo potenziale rischia di rimanere inespresso e il Paese “è meno ricco di quello che potrebbe essere”, perché “c’è qualcosa che tiene la crescita permanentemente più bassa della media Ue”. E’[…]

Research for REGI Committee – Public Private Partnerships and Cohesion Policy

The objective of this study is to describe the role of Public-Private Partnerships (PPPs) in Cohesion Policy. The study finds that the use of PPPs in Cohesion Policy has been limited and concentrated in a number of Member States and sectors, in spite of favourable regulatory changes. Evidence shows that PPPs are useful instruments to[…]

Social outcome-based regeneration: a new vision for the renewal of our cities

By Andrea Ruckstuhl (Lendlease) Fiorenza Lipparini (PlusValue) Filippo Addarii (PlusValue) A great masterpiece of Italian Renaissance is “The Ideal City” attributed to Piero della Francesca. This urban perspective on a square in which every building is designed to follow a divine-like plan and every architectonic detail is in harmony with the totality is the archetype[…]

Beyond Social

Beyond Social, a network and sentiment analysis of Europeans’ conversations about the Future of Internet PDF HERE – PlusValue Beyond Social PlusValue’s effort in researching and analysing the whys and hows technology is impacting our world and can maximize social impact has produced a crucial amount of results and publications. In its work in IESI, REIsearch[…]

Vision and trends of social innovation for Europe

Social Innovation for future Europe – proposal by PlusValue Find it here The European Commission (DG Research and Innovation) tasked PlusValue to identify solutions and make recommendations for a revived social innovation agenda of the Union. The study Vision and Trends of Social Innovation for Europe is the outcome of the research undertaken by Filippo[…]

European Commission High-Level Workshop, PlusValue to present Treviso hospital PPP

On October 19th the European Commission, Jyrki Katainen Vice-President for Jobs, Growth, Investment & Competitiveness, holds in Brussels a high level seminar on The Investment Plan for Europe: moving towards EFSI 2.0 Filippo Addarii, Fiorenza Lipparini and Francesco Mandruzzato form Lendlease will present an EFSI success story: the new public hospital in Treviso. Speaking of Impact Investing Innovation, in 2017, the EIB signed a loan[…]

PlusValue to open the European Maker Week

Within the context of the OpenMaker project , PlusValue organised the launch event of the European Maker Week the initiative promoted by the European Commission and implemented by Maker Faire Rome in collaboration with Startup Europe. The aim of the initiative is twofold: to create awareness about the maker movement, whilst building bridges across sectors to strengthen the international[…]