On Monday 28th October 2019 we hosted a Business Breakfast - Innovation Series at the Starhotels Rosa Grand in Milan.
Our Guest of honour and Speaker On. IVAN SCALFAROTTO - Under-Secretary of State for the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs spoke about "Disruptive innovation in politics".
This event has been kindly supported by Pyramid Temi Group Srl
Interchamber event organised by The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy, American Chamber of Commerce in Italy, Camera di Commercio Italo-Germanica, Camera di Commercio Spagnola in Italia, Camera di Commercio Svizzera in Italia, CCI France Italie - Camera di Commercio and Camera di Commercio Italo-Svedese-Assosvezia.
On Thursday 22th October, The British Chamber of Commerce and Fintech District hosted a Fintech conference in collaboration with HSBC Bank - Supported by AVIVA and DWF. Event Media Partner: Economy
Distinguished speakers at the conference:
● Gerd Pircher – CEO Italy, HSBC
● Tom Noad – President, The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy
● Alessandro Longoni – Head, Fintech District
● Orlando Merone – Business Development Manager, Revolut
● Chiara Fortunali – Key Account Director, Ebury
● Giulio Tartaglia - Business & API Solutions Manager, Fabrick
● Simona Macellari – Author & COO, BHB Network GmbH
● Giovanni Cucchiarato – Partner, DWF
● Orazio Tarda – Global Head of Fintech, HSBC
● Marta Ghiglioni – Managing Director, ItaliaFintech
● Vittorio Giusti – COO, AVIVA Italia
On Thursday 17th October 2019 at Magna Pars Suites Milan, The British Chamber of Commerce held an Exclusive Reception in honour of HM Consul General Tim Flear to express our gratitude for his extraordinary work in the advancement of UK-Italy relations.
During the event we had also the opportunity to introduce the new British Consul General, Catriona Graham, to the Chamber’s community. We were delighted that
We are also delighted and honoured that our ambassador, Jill Morris CMG, had attended the event.
The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy in collaboration with the British Embassy in Rome and KPMG organised an exclusive breakfast roundtable to discuss the
impact of Brexit on trade. During the meeting HM Ambassador Jill Morris CMG illustrated to the participants the outlook on trade from her unique perspective.
*The photogallery can be viewed on the official website of the event*
On Friday 11th October, The British Chamber of Commerce hosted our DIVERSITY IS KEY - disABILITIES conference. We heard from a range of speakers, on the topic of "Disability & business opportunity".
Featuring: Giulia Ghiretti - Silver Medalist at Rio Paralympics 2016
With the patronage of British Embassy Rome and Comune di Milano
Event supported by EY and Fondazione IES Abroad Italy
Project sponsored by UPS, Aviva, Barclays, DWF and Tonucci & Partners
In collaboration with AIDP Lombardia, British Council, Fattoria Vittadini, Jobmetoo and YPO
On Sunday 6 October 2019 at David Lloyd Clubs Malaspina The British School of Milan, under patronage of The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy, organised the BSM Family Day. All the games, food & beverages were on sale throughout the day with all proceeds going towards charity: Fondazione Corti and the BSM Bursary Fund.
On Thursday September 19th, the British Chamber of Commerce for Italy and our members celebrated our September Business Breakfast at the Sheraton Diana Majestic in Milan.
Guest of Honour and Speaker:
Stephen Wood - Development Director, Unibail-Rodamco-Westfield
Topic of the speech:
'The future of retail - Why Milan was a smart choice for URW to invest in'
Event supported by CBRE - Global Workplace Solutions
In collaboration with Cámara Oficial de Comercio de España en Italia and CCI France Italie
DO7 Eco Club House in partnership with The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy organised a Keynote Speech on the Anglo-Italian economic relations Post BREXIT
The event will explore the possible scenarios of BREXIT’s impact on economic and business relations between the UK and Italy.
Edoardo Officioso - General Manager, DO7 Eco Club House
Aaron Pugliesi - Secretary General & CEO, The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy
Davide Tentori - Senior Trade Policy Advisor, British Embassy Rome
Tom Noad - President, The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy
On Tuesday September 10th 2019 The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy and our members celebrated our Welcome Back Aperitif after the summer break at the Sheraton Diana Majestic.
The event has been supported by Business Development Director of SDL Michael Ellis
On 17th July 2019 the BCCI Inclusive Finance working group hosted a networking cocktail at Ristorante Savini in Galleria Vittorio Emanuele II - Milan.
The event was the occasion to present the new book "Il magico potere di ricominciare”, by Odile Robotti, esteemed coach and trainer and member of the BCCI Inclusive Finance working group.
Photos by © Alexander Putnam
On Wednesday 3rd July the Cámara de Comercio Española en Italia, in collaboration with The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy hosted a business lunch with Guest of Honour and Speaker Benedetto Della Vedova, the former Deputy Secretary of State for the Italian Ministry of Foreign Affairs, now the Secretary of +Europa.
On Thursday 27th June The British Chamber of Commerce hosted its 115th Annual General Meeting followed by the monthly business lunch with Guest Speaker Ignacio Izquierdo - CEO of Aviva Italia who talked about "Doing business by doing good".
On Monday 10th June The British Chamber of Commerce hosted the latest part of their Tax & Legal Chapter, “Da lavoro agile ad Agile working cosa vuol dire oggi parlare di lavoro 'smart'. I fattori chiave per progetti di successo. Aspetti organizzativi, legali e di design degli spazi di lavoro"
Event held in collaboration with LabLaw - Studio Legale Failla Rotondi & Partners and Tétris.
The British Chamber of Commerce welcomed Mariangela Marseglia Country Manager of Amazon.it and Amazon.es who spoke about “It’s always Day 1”: Innovation by Amazon'.
Event held in collaboration with Luminance.
Photos by © Alexander Putnam
On Thursday 30th May, The British Chamber of Commerce hosted our Artificial Intelligence seminar as part of our Innovation Series. We heard from a range of speakers, on the topic of "The time for AI adoption has come!"
Event held in collaboration with Amazon Web Services, Artificial Solutions, Freshfields Bruckhaus Deringer, I.L.S Milano, and Luminance.
Photos by © Alexander Putnam
The BCCI Veneto Chapter hosted the event at Monte Santaccio, and members were given the opportunity to try up to 8 fantastic wines from the 2016 vintage.
On Tuesday 14th May 2019 the BCCI Gala Dinner & Business Awards took place at
at The Westin Palace, Milan
We are especially grateful to our Sponsors LM School Uniforms (MAIN SPONSOR),
Aviva Italia, DWF Italy, Gi Group and WPP Italy (AWARDS SPONSORS), David Lloyd Leisure, Pirola Pennuto Zei & Associati, Roger King Srl and Vistra (CONTRIBUTORS).
photos & video by © D’Appollonio Photography
See photos at https://awards.britishchamber.it/2019-ceremony
See official video
On Monday 15th April, the Tax & Legal Seminar: 'La riforma fallimentare: l'Italia entra nell’era moderna?' took place.
This event was organised by the BCCI in collaboration with CMS Italy.
Interchamber event organised by The British Chamber of Commerce for Italy, Amercian Chamber of Commerce in Italy, Camera di Commercio Italo-Germanica, Camera di Commercio Spagnola in Italia, Camera di Commercio Svizzera in Italia, CCI France Italie - Camera di Commercio and Camera di Commercio Italo-Svedese-Assosvezia.
Event supported by BLISS Corporation
The BCCI hosted the Brexit Business Conference on Wednesday 3rd April at The Westin Palace. We heard from an exceptional panel of speakers who all gave key insights and opinions into the latest Brexit developments and the post-Brexit UK-Italy partnership.
This event was supported by KPMG.
On 28th March we hosted the BCCI lunch at The Westin Palace. Guest of honour and speaker, Antonio Villafranca, ISPI Research Coordinator and Co-Head of the Europe and Global Governance Centre, talked about 'Tomorrow's Brexit. Trends and Outlook'.
Event supported by Vistra Italy.
On Tuesday 26th March, BCCI Next Generation and Utopia hosted the Business Breakfast: Crisis and Communication: Experience and Innovation.
This was an opportunity to discuss dynamics, find the common factor in the best practices, and to investigate any weakness upon which to build new strategies.
On Monday 25th March, BCCI Next Generation hosted the IES NextGen Career Cocktail in collaboration with Fondazione IES Abroad Italy.
We welcomed two young professionals to hear about their experiences in the world of work:
- Giusy Cannone, CEO, Fashion Technology Accelerator
- Flavio Mondello Malvestiti, Director of Fiscal Policy & Economic Consulting, PwC Italy
On 1st March 2019, we continued with the 'Innovation Series', hosting the BCCI Lunch at the Baglioni Carlton Hotel.
Guest of honour and speaker Massimo Giorgio Visentin- President and Managing Director Italy, Pfizer talked about 'Digital Innovation and the Future of Medicine'.
On Tuesday 19th February, took place the "Tax & Legal Seminar: GDPR the day after e privacy nel mondo del lavoro". An event organised by BCCI in collaboration with De Berti Jacchia Franchini Forlani.