The Open Innovative PMI conference was held at Palazzo Cornaro in Rome on 16 November. The main objective of the conference, devised by Bernoni Grant Thornton was that of encouraging the sharing of best practices and ideas among representatives of the business community, university and institutions. The discussion covered topics related to digital transformation and the government plan “Industry 4.0”, with a focus on the role Innovative SMEs could play in this scenario.

Among the speakers were Sandro Gozi, Undersecretary of State for European policy and affairs, Alessandro Dragonetti, Co-Managing Partner at Bernoni Grant Thornton, Marco Allegrini, coordinator of the observatory on Innovative SMEs and Filippo Buraschi, subeditor at MF – Milano Finanza.

Speakers and guests

Sandro Gozi

Sottosegretario di Stato alla Presidenza del Consiglio dei ministri con delega agli affari europei

Alessandro Dragonetti

Co-Managing Partner - Head of Tax Bernoni Grant Thornton

Filippo Buraschi

Vice direttore di Milano Finanza

Marco Allegrini

Professore Ordinario presso il Dipartimento di economia e management dell’Università di Pisa