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’ […]

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 […]

Filippo Addarii at “Social Impact Investment International Conference”

On the occasion of the International Conference “Social Impact Investments”, held in Rome on October 12th, Filippo Addarii will present “Impact Investing to transform PPP for infrastructures of public interest: the case of the new hospital of Treviso”. The public health infrastructure in many European cities is facing pressure to serve more people with fewer […]

Apply Now! OpenMaker is now taking applications for their €20k grants

Our EU project OpenMaker is seeking strong and innovative applications from Maker-Manufacturer teams who aim to have a social impact on their surrounding communities. The 20 best proposals will receive a commission of €20,000 to develop their project as part of the Pilot Support Scheme (PSS). These commissions are intended to foster collaboration between Makers […]

Long-term investments and the Investment Plan for Europe (IPE)

On October 2nd, PlusValue’s Filippo Addarii will attend a roundtable discussion on Long-term investments and the Investment Plan for Europe (IPE): Social Impact and Social Infrastructures in Torino, Italy. Social infrastructures are key to promoting social change and fostering sustainable growth. Social Impact Finance and long-term investment strategies may provide essential support to such infrastructures […]