Telecom Italia is looking for the “New Thousand”

02/17/2011 - 05:30 PM

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Telecom Italia and Comitato Italia 150 today presented their partnership aimed at celebrating the 150th anniversary of Italian unity and specifically the Tour of the Thousand, the initiative that throughout this year will look for and award the thousand most innovative projects developed by young university students and aspiring entrepreneurs in Italy.

The event was attended by Telecom Italia CEO Franco Bernabè, Chairman of Comitato Italia 150 and Mayor of Turin Sergio Chiamparino, the Piedmont Region Councillor for Culture and member of Comitato Italia 150 Michele Coppola, the curator of the exhibition “Stazione Futuro. Qui si rifà l’Italia” Riccardo Luna, Chairman of PNI Cube Loris Nadotti, consultant to the Prime Minister’s Office for the 150th Anniversary of Italian Unity Paolo Peluffo.

The event was also attended by Linnea Passaler, the young entrepreneur who won last year’s Working Capital competition and testimonial for the new “Garibaldians”.