Press Review

IL FOGLIO
Italy has to remove the inferiority complex that often blocks it

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito begins his collaboration with Il Foglio with this article in which he talks about the Italian and European digital industry and the importance of looking to the future with courage.

Lifestyleblog.it
Premio Heraclea: all the winners

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is mentioned among the winners of the 2019 edition of Premio Heraclea.

IL QUOTIDIANO DEL SUD
The real challenge? It is in the South

Il Quotidiano del Sud published an interview to our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito entitled: “The real challenge? It is in the South”.

IL SOLE24ORE
Identity and innovation. Matera launches the challenge

FacilityLive is quoted as an important partner of the Matera Digital project in this article of Il Sole 24 Ore.

ITALIA OGGI
Copyright, ok from the digital industry

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is interviewed by Italia Oggi on the need of a strong European digital industry.

BLOOMBERG
European Tech Alliance President Says the Digital World Needs a Strong EU

Gianpiero Lotito, Founder & CEO of FacilityLive and President of the European Tech Alliance was interviewed by Bloomberg on the new digital copyright rules and other rules impacting the European tech industry.

ALTO ADIGE
For its 70 years, the academy invites the great journalists

Alto Adige announces the “Dialogues of Merano” event that took place on March 29th and presents our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito, guest speaker at the event, and FacilityLive.

LA GAZZETTA DI PARMA
Rise for Wellbeing: the solidarty revolution

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni spoke about the privilege of living the current digital transformation for the young generation at the Rise for Wellbeing event organized by the University of Parma on March 21st.

Il SOLE 24 ORE
Startup Europe Mediterranean

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is interviewed by the journalist Enzo Argante on the Startup Europe Mediterranean initiative in the programme “Terzocanale Show” broadcasted by Reteconomy and Il Sole 24 Ore.

Il SOLE 24 ORE
Startup, a network as a bridge between Europe and the Mediterranean

Il Sole 24 ore talks about Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED): the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative. “Our technology allows to ensure the total confidentiality of the exchanged data and doesn’t profile users to convey products but focuses on customization to provide the user with the most useful information” said Gianpiero Lotito, Founder & CEO of FacilityLive.

Fintech Finance
Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event

Fintech Finance talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

Wired
A search engine for the startups looking for investors is born

Wired talks about Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED): the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators.

Connect World
Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event

Connect World talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

Valencia News
The Startup Europe Mediterranean initiative is launched, a digital bridge between the ecosystems of Europe and those of the rest of the Mediterranean

Valencia News talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

Il Quotidiano del Sud
A city in the digital network of Europe

Il Quotidiano del Sud talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

La Gazzetta di Basilicata
A platform on ecosystems combines identity and innovation

La Gazzetta di Basilicata talks about Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED): the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators.

TRM Network
Matera. The Semed platform is presented, a bridge towards the Mediterranean

TRM Network talks and shows a video on the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

ANSA MED
Matera 2019: Semed, a bridge towards the Mediterranean

ANSA MED talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

Il Resto Quotidiano
The Mayor of Matera on the Semed project: digital is the future of this city

Il Resto Quotidiano talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

Il SOLE 24 ORE
The European initiative connecting the Mediterranean startups starts from Matera

Il Sole 24 Ore talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

REPUBBLICA
Matera 2019: Semed, a bridge towards the Mediterranean

Repubblica talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

ANSA
From Matera a bridge towards the Mediterranean

ANSA talks about the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event that was held in Matera on March 1st 2019. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and produces opportunities for startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators. Click here for further information on SEMED.

Il Resto Quotidiano
Matera hosts the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event

Il Resto Quotidiano announces the Startup Europe Mediterranean launch event happening Matera on March 1st 2019. Click here for further information on SEMED.

IL SOLE 24 ORE
BIT starts, 430 mln of tourist presences in Italy in 2018

We need a new relationship between public and private. (…) Procurement models will be a crucial component of change in the future” declared our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito in an interview realized at the Milan International Tourism Exhibition (BIT Milan) that was published in the economy section of Il Sole 24 Ore.

IL SOLE 24 ORE
Social Skills

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni is interviewed by the journalist Enzo Argante on innovation and intelligent platforms in the programme  “Terzocanale Show” broadcasted by Reteconomy and Il Sole 24 Ore.

STARTUP ITALIA
Semed: the Euro-Mediterranean network to boost investments

Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED) is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to create the innovation platform of the Mediterranean that connects and exchanges among startups, investors, corporates, universities, policymakers, research centres and incubators.

INFORMAZIONE SENZA FILTRO
Someone tries in Pavia

The journalistic community that talks about work and business culture in an informal way has published this article about how FacilityLive is trying to create a different future in Pavia focusing on innovation.

IL MESSAGGERO
Startups: the birth of the Euro-Mediterranean network to boost investments

The article reports an interview to our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito after the Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED) pre-launch event that was organized in Brussels at the European Parliament. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to detect, connect and exchange among startups, investors, corporates, universities and policymakers operating around the Mediterranean.

ANSA
Startups: the birth of the EU-Mediterranean network to push investments

The article reports an interview to our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito after the Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED) pre-launch event that was organized in Brussels at the European Parliament. SEMED is the initiative powered by FacilityLive in collaboration with the European Commission’s Startup Europe initiative, to detect, connect and exchange among startups, investors, corporates, universities and policymakers operating around the Mediterranean.

LA REPUBBLICA (AFFARI & FINANZA)
FacilityLive, with a search you enter in the ecosystem

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was interviewed by Affari & Finanza, the economic weekly of la Repubblica on the innovative features of the FacilityLive search engine, the successes achieved and the several future projects.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Italy, the future is woman. Here Pavia's protagonist women

La Provincia Pavese published this article which contains a quote of  our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni, who was invited as guest speaker at the event “From Expo2015 to #Matera2019” organized by Stati Generali delle Donne on January 25th in Matera. Mariuccia is presented among “the 100 women who will change Italy”.

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
Multinationals. Why we now export managers

The appointment of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito as President of the European Tech Alliance (EUTA) is mentioned as one of the italian success stories at global level in this article of “L’Economia“, the weekly magazine of Corriere della Sera.

LA REPUBBLICA
An Italian at the European Tech Alliance guide: Gianpiero Lotito is the new President

The founder and Ceo of FacilityLive, a startup founded in 2010 in Pavia and specialized in online access to information, succeeds the founder of Skype, Niklas Zennström, and will have the task of keeping up the flag of European scaleups”. With these words La Repubblica announces Gianpiero Lotito’s appointment to President of the European Tech Alliance (EUTA).

IL MESSAGGERO
Digital: the Italian Lotito is President of EUTA

Il Messaggero announces Gianpiero Lotito’s appointment to President of the European Tech Alliance (EUTA).

LA MIA FINANZA
Gianpiero Lotito, CEO of FacilityLive, nominated as the President of EUTA, the European tech lobby

La mia finanza announces Gianpiero Lotito’s appointment to President of the European Tech Alliance (EUTA).

IL FOGLIO
The man who scares Google

Il Foglio announces Gianpiero Lotito’s appointment to President of the European Tech Alliance (EUTA) and relaunches his portrait article published in 2015.

BUSINESS LEADER
NEW PRESIDENT OF THE EUROPEAN TECH ALLIANCE ANNOUNCED

I am delighted to spend all my enthusiasm to represent the most innovative voices with a global vision that we have in Europe” said our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito in the Business Leader article announcing his appointment to President of the European Tech Alliance (EUTA).

CORRIERE DELLE COMUNICAZIONI
An Italian in charge of European tech lobbies, Lotito is President of EUTA

Despite some political uncertainties, it remains clear that the European tech industry is robust and will become even stronger in the coming years” said our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito in the CORCOM article announcing his appointment to President of the European Tech Alliance (EUTA).

ANSA EUROPA
Digital: the Italian Lotito is President of EUTA

After many years as follower, Europe is becoming once again attractive for innovative technology companies at global level” said our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito in the ANSA Europa’s article announcing his appointment to President of the European Tech Alliance (EUTA).

IL GIORNO
A prize for beating gender-based violence

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni is one of the 24 women who got the prize “Women who made it” by Sportello Donna and General States of Women to award enterprising, determined and full of initiative women who reached top positions in their careers.

COMPUTER IDEA
FacilityLive: the all Italian search engine

Computer Idea, the Italian magazine on technology, published a success story of FacilityLive.

HARVARD BUSINESS REVIEW
The future of the Social Network between development and disenchantment

Harvard Business Review published thise article written by Andrea Farinet which contains an opinion of Gianpiero Lotito about the evolution of the Social Networks.

CORRIERE INNOVAZIONE
The digital transformation in Pavia under the lenses of experts

Corriere Innovazione presents the first edition of the Technology and Innovation Conference organized by Confindustria Pavia on October 24th. Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni was among the panelists of the session on the challenges and opportunities generated by the digital revolution in the 4.0 industry. This was a spinoff event of the Cosa Sarà Festival. More information on www.cosasarafestival.it.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Cosa Sarà: the new tech festival talking about the future

FacilityLive was the main sponsor of the first edition of Cosa Sarà: the festival that was held in Pavia on October 19th, 20th and 21st to reflect on future and innovation with prestigious guests coming from the worlds of media, science, technology, work and more. Cosa Sarà has been promoted by the Small Valley Association, founded by Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito, in collaboration with the Municipality of Pavia, the University of Pavia, the Province of Pavia and Confindustria Pavia. More information on www.cosasarafestival.it.

IL GIORNO
Cosa Sarà, the festival of the future in Pavia

FacilityLive was the main sponsor of the first edition of Cosa Sarà: the festival that was held in Pavia on October 19th, 20th and 21st to reflect on future and innovation with prestigious guests coming from the worlds of media, science, technology, work and more. Cosa Sarà has been promoted by the Small Valley Association, founded by Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito, in collaboration with the Municipality of Pavia, the University of Pavia, the Province of Pavia and Confindustria Pavia. More information on www.cosasarafestival.it.

Sole 24 Ore
The mapping of the ecosystem dedicated to the Mediterranean startups has begun

Il Sole 24 ORE talks about Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED): the new FacilityLive initiative in collaboration with Startup Europe, a project of the European Commission.

The FacilityLive Cloud Platform will be the virtual space for connecting people and innovative ecosystems (the launch is scheduled for March 2019).

More information on www.startupeuromed.eu

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive’s Founder in mission at UN

Our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito is the first “non-political” Italian who has been invited to give a speech at UN for more than 20 years. He spoke at the UN event to commemorate the anniversary of Indian activist, Mahatma Gandhi’s birth, internationally recognised as ‘Non-Violence Day’.

LONDON POST
London CEO Gianpiero Lotito speaks at the International Day of Non-Violence at the UN

Our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito is the first “non-political” Italian who has been invited to give a speech at UN for more than 20 years. He spoke at the UN event to commemorate the anniversary of Indian activist, Mahatma Gandhi’s birth, internationally recognised as ‘Non-Violence Day’.

Technology enables us to protect against threats. Thanks to technology, we are able to fight terrorism, cyberterrorism, digital warfare and physical war to protect people. But, paradoxically, technology also creates these threats” said Gianpiero during his speech entitled “Peace and technology”.

CORRIERE.IT
The first Italian speaking at the UN after 20 years: "Technology brings peace"

Our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito is the first “non-political” Italian who has been invited to give a speech at UN for more than 20 years. He spoke at the UN event to commemorate the anniversary of Indian activist, Mahatma Gandhi’s birth, internationally recognised as ‘Non-Violence Day’.

Just after the event he was interviewed by Corriere.it.

Humans determine the direction of progress and I think this is one of the most important fronts to face” said Gianpiero in the interview.

ANSA.IT
The first non-politician speaking at the UN for more than 20 years, he is an Italian startupper

Our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito is the first “non-political” Italian who has been invited to give a speech at UN for more than 20 years. He spoke at the UN event to commemorate the anniversary of Indian activist, Mahatma Gandhi’s birth, internationally recognised as ‘Non-Violence Day’.

Is it possible that innovation, technology and peace can go in the same direction letting people in peace with others? Yes it is possible. We must build a technology that places human beings at the centre of the world, and that does not see us only as numbers, customers, consumers, profiles, objects” said Gianpiero Lotito in his speech “Peace and Technology”.

TG COM 24
World Non-Violence Day, the Italian Lotito takes the floor at the UN

Tgcom24 talks about the speech of our Founder and CEO, Gianpiero Lotito, at the International Day of Non-Violence at the UN in New York.

I’m a startupper. Yes, I’m an Italian startupper. With my white hair, because innovation has no age. It is not just a subject for the younger generation. It’s a state of mind that follows you for all your life” said Gianpiero Lotito in his speech “Peace and Technology”.

CONNECT-WORLD
The role of IoT and AI in the smart cities of the future

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is interviewed in the Connect-World Global ICT 2018 magazine on the theme “The role of IoT and AI in the smart cities of the future”.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive designs the map of the start-ups

The local newspaper La Provincia Pavese published this article presenting Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED): the new FacilityLive initiative in collaboration with Startup Europe, a European Commission project, aimed to map the innovative ecosystems in the Mediterranean region thanks to a platform, powered by FacilityLive, which from next March will represent the meeting and exchange point between startups, companies, investors and institutions of the region.

“This initiative is also the recognition of a long connection work with Europe, started in 2014, when we didn’t make the obvious and easiest thing, go to the Silicon Valley, that was the correct choice” said Gianpiero Lotito, Founder & CEO of FacilityLive.

ANSA MED
EU initiative for Med startup in Pavia, Potenza

ANSAmed published this article which presents Startup Europe Mediterranean (SEMED): the new FacilityLive initiative in collaboration with Startup Europe, a European Commission project, aimed to map the innovative ecosystems in the Mediterranean region thanks to a platform, powered by FacilityLive, that from next March will represent the meeting and exchange point between startups, companies, investors and institutions of the region.

FORMICHE
Natural Intelligence

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is interviewed by Enzo Argante, Nuvolaverde Chairman, on the difference between artificial intelligence and natural intelligence. “In the future we will have different technologies from those we know today that will allow us to control the access to information and not to be pushed or addressed by an algorithm. We will have machines with natural intelligence” says Lotito.

IL MESSAGGERO
Ponza D’Autore, 10 years of debates

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito will be guest speaker at the 10th edition of Ponza D’Autore: the Italian cultural event that in the year of its 10th anniversary will have a special focus on past, present and future. Gianpiero will give the speech “If it works is already old: read the present to anticipate the future” that will introduce the evening dedicated to the dialogue of the directors of the information and media world on the theme “2008-2028: in the middle of us”.

LA NUOVA DEL SUD
Matec: direct link between the world of culture and businesses

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito spoke about the attractiveness of Italy at MaTeC – Making Technology and Creativity which was organized with the support of Basilicata Region on June 22nd in Matera.

IL SOLE 24 ORE
Le Fonti Employment Summit and Awards

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was among speakers of the CEO Summit, the event that was held on May 31st at the Italian Stock Exchange. During the gala dinner FacilityLive was awarded as “Excellence of the Year for Innovation & Leadership” by Le Fonti Awards Italy.

THE ARTIFICIAL INTELLIGENCE & INTELLIGENT AUTOMATION NETWORK
Chinese ecommerce giant to open AI research center in UK

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito expresses his opinion on AI in this article of the UK community focused on intelligent enterprise. “AI is typical of a culture where a machine addresses humans. Europe can change the game if we think it’s possible to change the way in which humans and machines interact. We have the possibility to build natural intelligence machines, where humans address the machines which serve them” he says.

ADN KRONOS
The winning Italian excellences creating jobs

FacilityLive was awarded as “Excellence of the Year for Innovation & Leadership” by Le Fonti Award Italy with the following reason: Being a booming Italian excellence, a point of reference at the forefront in the field of new generation search engines and on numerous services recognized on a global scale. For having focused on technology innovation and pioneering business models thanks to the charismatic leadership of the CEO, Gianpiero Lotito”. Before the awards ceremony, Lotito was guest speaker at the “CEO Summit” and spoke in the panel “The job of the future: a changing scenario”.

NelParmense.org
Sustainable development and impact investing: if finance works for a better future

The local news portal of Parma published this article on our participation at the Festival of Sustainable Development Parma 2018 mentioning FacilityLive as “the company that created a search engine re-establishing the right balance between man and machine“.

WIRED
50 successful Italian startups to keep an eye on

FacilityLive is among the 50 most successful Italian innovative startups presented by Wired.

ANSA EUROPA
Digital: EU Tech Tour hunting for innovation, stop in Italy

FacilityLive was one of the 37 companies and startups that the European institutions met in 2017 during the European Tech Study Tour. The tour demonstrated that not only in Silicon Valley but also in Europe there are some very advanced companies, including in Italy. Click here to read the EU Tech Study Tour final report 2017.

GLOBAL BANKING AND FINANCE REVIEW
European Commission Listening to Start-ups to Create Competitive Digital Industry

Global Banking and Finance Review, the UK magazine of news for the financial community, reported the reflections of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito after his high-level meeting with Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President of the European Commission for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness. The discussion mainly focused around the creation of the next ‘unicorn’ generation in Europe.

LA MIA FINANZA
EU: Katainen announced the Ventureeu programme and the Italian FacilityLive is the first startup he met

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito comments after the high-level meeting he had with Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President of the European Commission for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness. “We had the opportunity to tell Jyrki Katainen our vision of the European Tech industry of the future, and in particular our idea of Small Valley and how we are trying to realize it in Pavia with the other stakeholders” said Gianpiero.

FINTECH FINANCE & FINTECH INSIGHT
European Commission Listening to Start-ups to Create Competitive Digital Industry

Fintech Finance and Fintech Insight, the UK portals reporting on the latest news on financial technology, reported the reflections of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito after his high-level meeting with Jyrki Katainen, Vice-President of the European Commission for Jobs, Growth, Investment and Competitiveness. The discussion mainly focused around the creation of the next ‘unicorn’ generation in Europe.

IL SOLE 24 ORE
What about FacilityLive, the Italian “anti-Google” search engine

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was interviewed by Il Sole 24 Ore on the status of the European technologies able to compete with the Silicon Valley’s giants.
A generation of technologies which is more advanced than the previous ones and focuses on humans more than on algorithms is emerging in Europe. New challenges are possible, and Europe will unveil its first giants in the next ten years. Access to information is the new frontier. In FacilityLive we are working to be part of the potential protagonists of the future” said Gianpiero.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Pavia’s Industrial Association renews its structure

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni is appointed Member of the Board of Pavia’s Industrial Association for 2018 and 2019.

FORBES ITALY
There is another Google (Made in Italy)

Forbes Italy dedicates an interview to our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito on his professional career and on FacilityLive.

ITALIA OGGI
For 20 years, Google's advice has never been disinterested.

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito talks about algorithms and alternative technologies in the article of Italia Oggi.Europe’s task is to create and grow companies able to generate different services and Technologies not only based on algorithms. And that’s what we do in FacilityLive.” he said.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive at Moscovici meeting on "web tax"

La Provincia Pavese reports the impressions and considerations of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito who was the only representative of the Italian tech industry who was invited by Pierre Moscovici, the European Commissioner for Tax and Economic Affairs, to attend a private lunch meeting to discuss the challenges related to the taxation of the digital economy on March 7th.

ADN Kronos
Web tax, Lotito (FacilityLive): "Right solution for Italy”

AND Kronos reports the impressions and considerations of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito who was the only representative of the Italian tech industry to be invited by Pierre Moscovici, the European Commissioner for Tax and Economic Affairs, to attend a private lunch meeting to discuss the challenges related to the taxation of the digital economy on March 7th.

ANSA Europa
EU shapes web tax proposal expected on March 21st, a company from Pavia at Moscovici table

“Not only giants like Google, Amazon and Spotify. Also the Italian FacilityLive was in Brussels at the table of the European Commissioner Pierre Moscovici to talk about an EU web tax proposal”. With this sentence on its home page ANSA Europa presents this article based on an interview with our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito who was the only representative of the Italian tech industry invited at Moscovici private lunch meeting on March 7th.

ECONOMIA
Developing Tech Hubs

Economia magazine asked our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito to provide his opinion on international tech hubs and how they support local economies.

It is possible to create a multitude of Small Valleys, where digital innovators work in conjunction with students, entrepreneurs, young skilled professionals and vibrant local institutions. If given the chance to develop and expand, it will pave the way for European technology companies to pursue opportunities that would have been inconceivable a few years ago” says Gianpiero in the article.

POLITICO Europe
Tech firms press Commission to reconsider plans to tax revenue

Politico Europe reports on the private lunch meeting organized by Pierre Moscovici, the European Commissioner for Tax and Economic Affairs, to discuss the challenges related to the taxation of the digital economy on March 7th and quotes our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito: “We need to avoid releasing a structural change that is already old when it begins said Gianpiero Lotito, the CEO of Italian search company FacilityLive, who was present”.

IL FOGLIO
ICT: Lotito (FacilityLive), building Small Valleys is a big chance for Italy

The article presents the key parts of the speech that our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito made at the event “The sustainable cards of Italy” that was organized by the Italian Industrial Association’s Study Center on February 15th. “Starting to build digital, sustainable and competitive regional ecosystems based on the winning features of the single territories is one of the great chances not only for Italy but also for Europe” he said. The article, launched by the ADN KRONOS press agency, was reprised by several portals of news such as AffarItaliani.it, Europa-IN.it, Metronews.it, Milanopolitica.it, Tribunapoliticaweb.it.

IL SOLE 24 ORE
From design to coffee, the sectors at the forefront

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito brought the Pavia experience as an example of innovation center in Italy at the event “The sustainable cards of Italy” that was organized by the Italian Industrial Association’s Study Center on February 15th. “Only 5 years ago it would have been unthinkable for a reality born in an Italian town like Pavia to compete globally with the Giants of the network. But today there are free market spaces: it would have been easy to move to the Silicon Valley to accelerate this process but we chose to stay” says Gianpiero in the article.

F
2038: what we’ll be like in 20 years’ time (and beyond)

F, the female weekly Italian magazine, published this article containing an interview to our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito on the man-machine relationship. “In such a landscape where machines dominate mankind, there is the true bet about the future: building technologies and businesses that put humans at the centre and that don’t turn people into objects governed by computers and artificial brains”

WIRED
Why Italy cannot attract investments on its startups

Wired published this article on the Scaleup Italy 2017 report published by Mind the Bridge and Startup Europe Partnership (SEP) that pictures a small and late innovation ecosystem in Italy. Among the exceptions there is FacilityLive: one of the “top-performing Italian scaleups” in the report.

IL SOLE 24 ORE
Italian scaleups still at a billion dollars

Il Sole 24 Ore published this article on the Scaleup Italy 2017 report published by Mind the Bridge and Startup Europe Partnership (SEP) that pictures a small and late innovation ecosystem in Italy. Among the exceptions there is FacilityLive: one of the “top-performing Italian scaleups” in the report.

AGI.IT
8 Italian exemplar startups: who they are and what they do

FacilityLive is among the “top-performing Italian scaleups” in the Scaleup Italy 2017 report published by Mind the Bridge and Startup Europe Partnership (SEP).

CHANGES MAGAZINE
We are the algorithms

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito talks about the algorithms role in our life in an interview with the Changes Magazine. “We must develop technologies that allow us to access information without an algorithm deciding for us. The capability of judgement and choice must remain: we must have an ethical approach” he said.

MILANO FINANZA INNOVATION
The majority of scaleups are small and founded after 2010

The article presents the numbers of the Scaleup Italy 2017 report published by Mind the Bridge and Startup Europe Partnership (SEP) where FacilityLive is among the “top-performing Italian scaleups”. The article launched by the MF Dow Jones press agency was reprised by TGCom 24, ADVFN, Class Editori and many more.

GENERATION EUROPE
How young Europeans need to step up and save their continent

The book of Sandro Gozi, Italian politician, is a journey through the challenges Europe faces, exploring causes and solutions, and reflects on his cohort’s commitment to building transnational policies to address common problems and give Europe a better future. On page 125, there is the FacilityLive best practice that is described as a story that illustrates that we should not fear change or the future and that, above all, we need to support our talent.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Digital professionals to manage the future of hi-tech companies

The local newspaper La Provincia Pavese published in their “job and career” pages an article on the start of the Master in Digital Innovation & Entrepreneurship organised by the University of Pavia and FacilityLive. The master is aimed at those who are interested in developing managerial skills with an entrepreneurial orientation, with particular attention to the processes of innovation and digital transformation.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Master in Digital Innovation at the University

The local newspaper La Provincia Pavese published an article about the opening event of the new Master in Digital Innovation & Entrepreneurship organised by the University of Pavia and FacilityLive. “From the moment we had the honor of having the University of Pavia among our shareholders, Mariuccia Teroni and I have had the constant thought of finding a form of educational collaboration that would have allowed us to combine the prestige of our university with our innovative and international digital experience to create an experiment that can become a reference in the digital education sector over the years” said our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito

EU TECH STUDY TOUR 2017
Final Report 2017

The European Parliament published the final report of the EU Tech Study Tour 2017 which includes the visit in FacilityLive and attributes the Small Valley idea to Gianpiero Lotito and FacilityLive.

Diversity in scale, typology, organisational set-up and financial arrangements characterise the EU ICT environment, which is made up by locally rooted “Small Valleys”, including universities and networks. In that perspective, the idea of a single, US-like Silicon Valley in the EU is not a ‘must’ to foster innovation” says the report

NOTES ET DOCUMENTS
If man takes back control of machines

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito wrote an article for the September-December 2017 issue of the magazine of the International Institute Jacques Maritain called “Notes et Documents”. The International Institute Jacques Maritain is a non-profit cultural association which promotes research and study on the themes of man, culture and contemporary society.

IT EUROPA
European Parliament promotes ‘Small Valleys' not ‘Silicon Valley’

IT Europa, the leading provider of strategic business intelligence, news and analysis on the European IT marketplace, published this article on the EU Tech Study Tour report presenting the idea of Small Valley that, according with our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito, is “the most suitable approach for the European landscape”.

ADN KRONOS
"FacilityLive snobs the USA, the anti-google is focused on the Pavia Small Valley"

The Italian press agency ADN Kronos published this article as a result of the interview that our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito made in the occasion of the third of DEMO on November 11thClick here to watch the ADN Kronos video on the news.

QUALE IMPRESA
Unicorns grow also in Italy

Quale Impresa, the two-monthly national magazine of the Italian Industrial Association dedicated to young entrepreneurs, published an interview to our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito on FacilityLive, his entrepreneurial experience and the challenges that Italy is currently facing to become a country for scale-ups.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Innovation is the route

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito talks about the potential of the city of Pavia after the 73rd place in the Sole24Ore ranking on quality of life in Italian cities.

ADN KRONOS
ICT, Lotito (FacilityLive): "A national contract for digital work is needed”

“One of our dreams is being able to contribute to writing a national contract for digital work, which doesn’t exist yet in this country, and could be the first in Europe”. This is the idea that our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito launched from the stage of DeMo 2017.

7CORRIERE
Are we slaves of an algorithm?

7Corriere, the weekly magazine of Corriere della Sera, dedicates an article to the role of algorithms in human choices. Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is one of the experts interviewed on the subject. “It is important to demystify the idea that the algorithm is a force of evil. Behind formulas there are always humans who do the same old thing but with more powerful technological tools” says Gianpiero.

ESPRESSO
Entrepreneurs with headlights off

In this article on the future and perspectives of Italy after the elections, our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is one of the three entrepreneurs that have been interviewed on the theme.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
The recovery of digital. The PD's recipe for Pavia

The article presents the third edition of DEMO: Pavia’s laboratory of ideas and projects to boost the development of the territory promoted by the Democratic Party.

“Pavia can be a Small Valley guide at European level” said Alan Ferrari (PD Deputy) presenting the “Small Valley” idea conceived by Gianpiero Lotito and FacilityLive that gives the title to the event.

FQ MILLENNIUM
Gurus seeing pink: "Dear pessimists you are wrong, the world will be richer!”

FQ MillenniuM, the monthly magazine of Il Fatto Quotidiano, dedicates an article to robots and prospects for the future. Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is optimistic and, in the article, talks about the possibilities this new world can create for humans and for Italy.

VENTUREBEAT
Map of Europe’s most valuable startups by country will surprise you

FacilityLive represents Italy in the map of Venturebeat (the leading source for news & perspective on tech innovation) which presents the most valuable startups in Europe by country.

27ESIMA ORA (CORRIERE DELLA SERA)
Why technology is elementary

27esima Ora, the Corriere della Sera women’s blog, interviewed our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni about her professional career, the FacilityLive Coding4Kids and the relationship between women and work.

CODE WEEK BLOG
FacilityLive celebrates code week with coding workshops for kids, teachers, entrepreneurs, parents and policy makers!

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni reports on EU Code Week blog the FacilityLive Coding4SmallValley initiative that was conceived to extend the FacilityLive Coding4Kids experience to all actors of the city of Pavia by giving teachers, policy makers, parents, future entrepreneurs and kids the possibility to attend a coding session guided by FacilityLive’s software developers.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive, lessons of coding to Councilors

The local newspaper of Pavia talks about the FacilityLive Coding4SmallValley initiative that our Founders, Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni, conceived to extend the FacilityLive Coding4Kids experience to all actors of Pavia during the Europe Code Week. Today was the turn of the members of Municipal Council and Councilors of Pavia.

EDUCATION TECHNOLOGY
FacilityLive Coding4Kids preparing children for the future

Education Technology, a UK publication that covers ICT developments relevant to the education sector, published this blog article of our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni who talks about the importance of introducing coding in schools and presents the FacilityLive Coding4Kids initiative.

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
The first Hackathon on Football in Trento: the winning projects 

The Italian newspaper Corriere della Sera Tecnologia published this article reporting on the first Hackathon on Italian Football that was held in Trento on October 14th and 15th where our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito made a keynote speech. “This Hackathon can put the FIGC in the conditions of having an important social impact, giving confidence to Italian technology and to Italian guys, letting them understand that such a popular world considers them as potential actors of the football digital future” said Gianpiero.

IL GIORNALE DI BRESCIA
New season for EWMD partners between equality and diversity

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni is one of the 4 winners of the 10th edition of the prize “She made a difference” promoted by EWMD (European Women’s Management Development). The award ceremony will take place on October 27th in Brescia.

 

 

AGI.IT
An Italian entrepreneur has been three times on the BBC with a search engine

The Italian journalistic agency published this article after the last interview of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito with the BBC World News TV on the future of Search that took place on September 15th.

 

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive and Municipality with the diocese for jobs

In this article, La Provincia Pavese mentions FacililtyLive among the local excellences that are seriously committed to improve Pavia’s employment conditions through a graduate programme aimed at recruiting the young generations.

ANSA EUROPE
Digital: Italian mission in Silicon Valley

ANSA Europe published this article on the event Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley (SEC2SV). “FacilityLive is the only company in Europe that has already supported the initiative starting last year and has thus been the driving force for other businesses” reported ANSA.

 

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
Europe in Silicon Valley for one week

From September 18th to September 22nd FacilityLive participated for the second consecutive year to Startup Europe comes to Silicon Valley (SEC2SV): the Mind the Bridge initiative – supported by the European Commission and European Parliament – bringing together EU policy makers, the best of the new European scaleups and corporations to meet Silicon Valley stakeholders. During the week our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was one of the jury members of the event’s Policy Hackathon and guest speaker at the European Innovation Day, the Digital Europe conference in Silicon Valley that is the central event of the SEC2SV initiative.

 

MILANO FINANZA
Enterprises: 2 Italian scaleups among the 15 chosen for SEC2SV

FacilityLive is one of the companies supporting Startup Europe comes to Silicon Valley: the Startup Europe initiative bringing together EU policy makers, the best of the new European scaleups and corporations to meet Silicon Valley stakeholders. The central event of this initiative will be the European Innovation Day, the Digital Europe conference in Silicon Valley where our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito has been invited to speak. The event will be held on September 20th at the Computer History Museum of Mountan View.

ILSUSSIDIARIO.NET
MACHINE LEARNING/ Language and interpretation, artificial intelligence at the crossroads.

ilsussidiario.net published this article on the key themes of the panel “Search Engines and language” where our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was guest speaker on August 24th at the space “WHAT? Machine learning” of Ceur-Camplus foundation, during the Rimini Meeting.

ANNUARIO MEDIA & SPORT
FIGC Hackathon presented in Brussels to European institutions representatives

On July 28th our SVP Global Public Affairs Fabrizio Porrino represented FacilityLive at Sport & Innovation: reflections from the heart of Europe: an informal workshop organized by FIGC (Italian Football Association) with the aim to discuss and explore potential synergies between sport, culture, youth, universities, institutions and industry on the theme of innovation. The event was also the occasion to present the FIGC football hackathon that will be held in Trento on October 14th and 15th.

NIKKAN KOGYO
Will the recovery of Europe also affect next-generation search technology?

Nikkan Kogyo, one of the leading daily newspapers in Japan with a focus on business and industrial affairs, published this article on its digital edition based on an interview that our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito did in Tokyo during the Italian Innovation Day event on May 22nd 2017.

IL GIORNALE DI BRESCIA
Women making the difference: the winners

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni is one of the winners of the 10th edition of the prize “She made a difference – Leading woman” promoted by EWMD (European Women’s Management Development) to award the activities and projects of extraordinary women of Brescia engaged in the promotion of culture and in activities of research, social and economic development. The award ceremony will take place on October 27th at an event at the Auditorium San Barnaba in Brescia.

EXECUTIVE MAGAZINE
Expert letter of Gianpiero Lotito

Executive Magazine, the Scottish magazine that covers business news and stories, published on its printed July edition an expert letter of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito who presents his opionion on the Brexit.

TGVERONA.IT
Garda d’Autore

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito will be guest speaker at the first edition of Garda d’Autore, the Italian cultural event gathering journalists, opinion leaders, politicians and entrepreneurs with the aim to reflect and share ideas on the evolution of the Italian country. The main theme of this edition will be #renaissance.

DAILY TELEGRAPH
Tech tips for small and medium-sized businesses

The Daily Telegraph published this article on the key themes of the Expert Panel Webchat “How tech can give SMEs a competitive edge” where our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was guest speaker on May 31st.

EU TECH STUDY TOUR 2017
First Report 2017

The European Parliament published the first report of the EU Tech Study Tour 2017 which includes a the visit in FacilityLive and attributes the Small Valley idea to Gianpiero Lotito and FacilityLive.

“Diversity in scale, typology, organisational set-up and financial arrangements characterise the EU ICT environment, which is made up by locally rooted “Small Valleys”, including universities and networks. In that perspective, the idea of a single, US-like Silicon Valley in the EU is not a “must” to foster innovation” says the report.

GROWTH BUSINESS
The UK’s competitiveness will depend on its relationship with Europe, says expert

Growth Business, the UK online resource for entrepreneurs and business leader, published this article reporting an interview to our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito on Brexit and the European Tech sector.

MCKINSEY GLOBAL INSTITUTE REPORT
European Business: overcoming uncertainty, strengthening recovery

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is one of the business leaders who provided his view in this study launched by McKinsey Global Institute on behalf of the European Business Summit that was held in Brussels on May 22nd and 23rd.

STARTUPVALLEY.NEWS
European Business Summit explores the future of the technology industry

The online portal focusing on startups published an article announcing the participation, for the third consecutive year, of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito as guest speaker of the European Business Summit in Brussels: the most important meeting place for business leaders and decision makers in Europe.

EASYNEWS
Whats Next For Europe – The European Business Summit

The online magazine Easynews published an article announcing the participation, for the third consecutive year, of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito as guest speaker of the European Business Summit in Brussels: the most important meeting place for business leaders and decision makers in Europe.

IL SOLE24ORE
Japanese venture capitalists hunting for Italian startups

Il Sole24Ore reports on the second edition of Italian Innovation Day in Tokyo. The event was organised by the Italian Embassy and attended by a hundred companies and investors operating in Japan. Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was guest speaker and made a speech on FacilityLive.

Furthermore, Il Sole24Ore realised a video with some testimonials from the event (including Lotito). Click here to watch it.

PANORAMA
FacilityLive: the startup from Pavia going to London

Panorama, newsmagazine of Gruppo Mondadori, published an article an article about FacilityLive in its issue Panorami d’Italia dedicated to Pavia: live&media experience celebrating Italy’s protagonists in the business, economy, culture, science and gastronomy world. Within the article you can find the interview made to our Founders Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
From pencil to computer, the bet to win

“Not to be afraid of the changing world but focus on people to understand how to face the challenges of the future”: this was the key message of the speeches of our Founders Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni who presented FacilityLive’s adventure and vision at the fifth edition of the Labor Day organized on April 29th by the Diocesi of Pavia.

IL TICINO
FacilityLive – an example of creative work

Il Ticino announces the participation of FacilityLive to the fifth edition of the Diocesi of Pavia’s Labor Day happening on April 29th with an interview to our Founders Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni who explain their opinion on the adjectives associated to ‘job’ in the event’s title: “The job we want. Free, creative, participatory and solidary”.

FINTECH FINANCE
“UK Must Focus on Encouraging Tech SMEs to List”

Fintech Finance, the UK online portal that reports on the latest news on financial technology, quotes a part of the 7 minutes interview that our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito dedicated to the BBC World Update, the BBC daily radio news programme, about the opportunities and pitfalls UK’s IT and finance industries might face after Brexit. Click here to listen to the complete interview on the BBC website starting from minute 6.00.

ECONOMYUP
Italian Innovation Day, 12 Italian startups fly to Tokyo looking for investors

On May 22nd FacilityLive will be among the Italian startups that will be protagonist at the Italian Innovation Day organized by the Italian Embassy and NTT Data with the aim of helping them to create virtuous contacts with Japanese partners and capitals.

POLITICO EUROPE
Ansip and Oettinger — the odd couple

In occasion of the Europa Forum Lech 2017, Politico Europe published this article containing a quote of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito about Andrus Ansip (Vice-President for Digital Single Market) and Günther Oettinger (EU Commissioner) and their contribution to the development of digital opportunities in Europe.

RAPPORTO GIOVANI
FacilityLive: the young people at the starting blocks for the new digital market

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni has been interviewed by Rapporto Giovani: the observatory with the largest Italian research on the universe of youth. Mariuccia talks about the need to develop a digital culture in young people and to prepare them facing the new digital transformation. She expresses her commitment towards the young generations speaking at orientation events in universities and schools and creating initiatives to introduce children to the world of technology, such as the FacilityLive Coding4Kids.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive explains the future in Ivrea

La Provincia Pavese talks about the participation of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito at the event SUM #01 Understand the future in Ivrea on April 8th. Gianpiero was invited to speak as future expert making a speech titled “Opportunities, new jobs and innovative search engines” in the session dedicated to “Future, work and enterprise”.

HUFFINGTON POST ITALY
Government’s technical tests in Ivrea

The journalist Michele Mezza provides his thoughts on his experience at the SUM #01 Understand the future event on the Huffington Post Italy. Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was invited to speak at the event as future expert making a speech titled “Opportunities, new jobs and innovative search engines” in the session dedicated to “Future, work and enterprise”.

FORMICHE.NET
All ideas of managers and intellectuals in Ivrea

Formiche.net talks about all different ideas emerged at the event SUM #01 Understand the future in Ivrea on April 8th where guru, entrepreneurs, scientists and intellectuals presented their vision about the future. Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was one of the guest speakers and presented the speech “Opportunities, new jobs and innovative search engines” in the session dedicated to “Future, work and enterprise”.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
The ‘musical glove’ born from the Hackaton marathon

On April 5th the FacilityLive’s IoTeam – composed by Alberto Lagna, Davide Cassenti and Michelangelo Nasto – won the first edition of AWS Iot Hackaton organised by Amazon Web Service and hosted by Funambol at the Polo Tecnologico of Pavia. They participated and won with the project “Music with your hands”: a musical instrument that produces modulated sounds analysing the hand movement.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Nespoli’s rules of success

On April 6th Paolo Nespoli (Astronaut of ESA – European Space Agency) was guest speaker at seminar titled Challenge the limits that was organised by the Master in International Business and Entrepreneurship (MIBE) in collaboration with FacilityLive.

This post-event article contains a picture of our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni between Paolo Nespoli and Fabio Rugge (Rector of Pavia University).

SASSILIVE.IT
The 12th Annual Report of Federculture presented in Matera

On April 7th our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito spoke in the panel session of the event Impresa Cultura dedicated to the presentation of the Annual Report of Federculture, a publication which provides a detailed picture of the culture in our Country. In his speech Lotito underlined that: “The future that awaits us will bring many changes. In Italy, however, it is important that the public administrations bwgin to become familiar with the technology”.

IL GIORNO
Pavia back to the space with AstroPaolo

On the day of his sixtieth birthday, Paolo Nespoli (Astronaut of ESA – European Space Agency) was guest speaker at seminar titled Challenge the limits that was organised by the Master in International Business and Entrepreneurship (MIBE) in collaboration with FacilityLive.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
The astronaut Nespoli announces in Pavia: "At 60 years I go back to the space”

La Provincia Pavese published an interview to Paolo Nespoli (Astronaut of ESA – European Space Agency) and announced his motivational speech at the seminar titled Challenge the limits that was held in the afternoon at the University of Pavia. The event was organised by the Master in International Business and Entrepreneurship (MIBE) in collaboration with FacilityLive.

ANSA
Europe-Districts: a project from Pavia is an example of digital education in UE

On April 1st, the Italian press agency ANSA dedicated an article to the presentation of the FacilityLive Coding4Kids at the European Parliament held in Brussels on March 29th during the event “Digital skills of tomorrow” organized by the European Internet Forum. Pavia City Councilor Ilaria Cristiani presented the initiative as a successful example of the relationship between FacilityLive and the institutions of our hometown. Mr Brando Benifei, member of the European Parliament and member of the European Internet Forum, said about the project: “Promoting partnerships alike FacilityLive Coding4Kids is very important because it involves the citizens of tomorrow by giving them skills for their future in the labour market”.

TECNICADELLASCUOLA.IT
Coding: this is how young students learn how to code

On April 1st, Tecnicadellascuola.it, an Italian news website about education and digital, dedicated an article to FacilityLive Coding4Kids presentation at the European Parliament held in Brussels on March 29th during the event “Digital skills of tomorrow” organized by the European Internet Forum. Pavia City Councilor Ilaria Cristiani presented the project as a successful initiative conceived by FacilityLive and supported by local institutions. Mrs Cristiani lighted up the positive impact of the project on the whole territory because it involves more than 500 primary school students and hundreds of families from Pavia and surroundings.

RACONTEUR-THE TIMES
Brexit – what the rest of the world thinks

Raconteur, a UK publication that distributes special reports for The Times, published on its online edition this article containing a quote of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito who believes Brexit might even have a positive impact on the UK trade with Europe.

IL GIORNO
“Tech” children, Pavia’s experience presented in Bruxelles

Il Giorno dedicated this article to the presentation at the European Parliament in Bruxelles of the FacilityLive Coding4Kids as a successful initiative conceived by FacilityLive with the support of the Municipality of Pavia. Ilaria Cristiani, Councilor of the City of Pavia, presented the project a the event “Digital skills of tomorrow” organized by the European Internet Forum and focused on the relationship between local institutions and tech companies in the development of digital skills in Europe. “Bringing children closer to software development, by having them play and be in touch with our company developers who act as their tutor, is something that makes us very proud”, said our Founders Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito to the newspaper.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
“Tech” children, Pavia goes to Bruxelles

La Provincia Pavese dedicated this article to the FacilityLive Coding4Kids presentation at the European Parliament in Brussels on March 29th. Ilaria Cristiani, Councilor of the City of Pavia,  presented the project at “Digital skills of tomorrow”, the event organized by the European Internet Forum and focused on the relationship between local institutions and tech companies in the development of digital skills in Europe. “I’m very happy for this project, and I’m grateful to Gianpiero Lotito, Mariuccia Teroni and FacilityLive people for their generosity and their commitment towards our schools and our territory”, said Councilor Cristiani presenting the project as a successful initiative conceived by FacilityLive with the support of the Municipality of Pavia.

NOIMEDIANETWORK.IT
Coding4Kids, Pavia and FacilityLive at the European Parliament

The news website Noimedianetwork.it dedicated an article to FacilityLive Coding4Kids presentation at the European Parliament. On March 29th, 2017 the City Councilor of Pavia Ilaria Cristiani represented the Municipality in Brussels during the event “Digital skills of tomorrow”, organized by the European Internet Forum and focused on the relationship between local institutions and tech companies in the development of digital skills in Europe. City Councilor Cristiani presented FacilityLive Coding4Kids as a successful initiative conceived by FacilityLive with the support of the Municipality of Pavia by thanking our Founders, Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito, for their real commitment in promoting digital skills on our territory.

 

IL GIORNO
Marvell, the FacilityLive’s bailout. The proposal: “Three million euros”

The article reports the bailout challenge launched by our CEO Gianpiero Lotito at the March 24th open assembly of Marvell’s Pavia workers titled Marvell Italy: which future? Which perspectives?

With your skills we can go further and look at the future. The idea is called Internet of Everything” said Lotito.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive: an Internet of Things Pole in Pavia

The article reports the bailout challenge launched by our CEO Gianpiero Lotito at the open assembly of Pavia Marvell’s workers held on March 24th titled “Marvell Italy: which future? Which perspectives?”

We can try to work together to create an Internet of Things ‘technology pole’ in Pavia. A market estimated two trillion dollars, three times Google” said Lotito.

Watch the video of Lotito’s speech at the assembly and read the wider post-assembly article published by La Provincia Pavese.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Marvell, a bailout like in Silicon Valley

Our Founders, Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni, are the main supporters of the bailout plan proposed to save the Italian workers of Marvell following the Silicon Valley model. La Provincia Pavese stated it in the article announcing the open assembly of Marvell’s Pavia workers titled “Marvell Italy: which future? Which perspectives?” organised by CGIL Pavia in the afternoon.

IL SOLE 24 ORE
“Unicorns are declining. Is the startup bubble deflating?”

The Italian financial newspaper Il Sole24Ore has published in its section dedicated to startups this article reporting some opinions of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito including the one about the equation between billionaire valuations and the risk of a hi-tech bubble.

EUNEWS
Italian companies and lobby in Brussels, who arrives (FacilityLive) and who leaves (Tim)

While TIM decided to close its office in Brussels, FacilityLive has officialised its presence in the Belgian capital opening a representative office. “This is a further step forward in Europe” commented our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
The life lesson of eleven professionals

The article announces the event “11 leading professionals graduated at the University of Pavia” that was organized by the University of Pavia at the Museum of Electric Technique on March 8th.

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni was one of the 11 professionals that were invited to inspire and advise young students presenting their personal and professional experience.

IO DONNA – CORRIERE DELLA SERA
March 8th: female talents at the University of Pavia

Our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni is presented by the Io Donna blog of Corriere della Sera as one of the 11 leading professionals graduated at the University of Pavia who presented their story at an event organized by the University of Pavia at the Museum of Electric Technique on March 8th. Mariuccia has been selected for being an established professional who can inspire and advise young students with her personal and professional experience.

L'ESPRESSO
Italy and Euro: here who answered to our survey

L’Espresso online published the list of the 52 entrepreneurs, economists and trade unionists who contributed to their survey on the future of the single European currency in this article where our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito is mentioned together with important names of the Italian industry such as Benetton, Landini and Marcegalia.

CORRIERE DELLE COMUNICAZIONI
Stefano Pileri is the new President of ANITEC

On March 2nd our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni has been elected Deputy Vice President and Vice President for the strategic area Digital Society of ANITEC: the Italian Association of the companies providing ICT services and technology, board member of DIGITALEUROPE. the appointment was formalized during the association’s assembly which renewed the Presidency (Stefano Pileri, MD of Italtel) and the Council of Presidency for the biennium 2017-2018.

IL GIORNO
FacilityLive from Pavia to Europe: the startup lands in Brussels

Il Giorno published in its economy section this article about the opening of our representative office in the Belgian capital. “The results achieved in these years have led us to the opening of this office, which for us is a further step forward in Europe. (…) After choosing to maintain FacilityLive in Italy for a sense of great gratitude towards our adoptive city and our Country, the next step could only have been to get closer to the great European centers of politics, culture and finance” said Lotito.

TECH CITY NEWS
Forget Silicon Valley, Europe’s tech clusters can be stronger together

Tech City News, the UK magazine on the tech sector, published this article of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito that presents his idea ofSmall Valley” explaining how European tech companies, including those in the UK, can rival the Silicon Valley.

STUDIO VITAMINE
FacilityLive un moteur de recherche intelligent pour demain

Studio Vitamine, a French web agency, published on its website’s blog on search engines an article presenting FacilityLive as a smart search engine that thinks and treats information as humans do.

GIORNALE DI VICENZA
The Italian anti-Google is a worth telling startup

The newspaper of the city of Vicenza published in its Economy and Finance section the article “The Italian anti-Google is a worth telling startup” as a result of the presentation of our success story of Italian innovation made by FacilityLive’s Founders, Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni, at an event promoted by Anthea Broker Spa and Adacta on February 13th in Vicenza.

THE HUFFINGTON POST UK
The next frontier of Internet and Search

The UK portal of The Huffington Post published in the technology section the article of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito about the new trends that we can expect to see revolutionise the way we search information.

“The difference among the search types is that: the keyword search only picks out the words that it thinks are relevant; the natural language search is closer to how the human brain processes information; the human language search that we practice is the exact matching between questions and answers as it happens in interactions between human beings” says Lotito.

HIPSTERS, HACKERS AND HUSTLERS
The LSE Group Fancies European Startups, Says FacilityLive Founder – Let’s Follow It’s Example!

The British startuppers’ blog Hipsters, Hackers and Hustlers dedicated an article to our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito’s participation as guest speaker of the event “Supporting ambitious companies across Europe towards growth” organised by the London Stock Exchange (LSE) Group in London.

FINTECH FINANCE
FacilityLive, the startup with the semantic search engine comes to Vicenza

The portal on the latest news in financial technology quoted FacilityLive and Gianpiero Lotito‘s participation in the event “Supporting ambitious companies across Europe towards growth” organised by the London Stock Exchange (LSE) Group in London.

VENETO ECONOMIA
FacilityLive, the startup with the semantic search engine comes to Vicenza

FacilityLive’s Founders, Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni, have been invited to present the FacilityLive’s story of Italian innovation at an event promoted by Anthea Broker Spa and Adacta to provide a success story of Italian innovation to the entrepreneurs and professionals of Vicenza.

AVVENIRE
Industry 4.0 extended to all sector

FacilityLive’s CEO Gianpiero Lotito has been interviewed by Avvenire at the event in Rome “Creating value and challenging a world full of variables – Which policies for companies?” that aimed to open up a dialogue between Italian insitutions and companies about building a common path towards innovation. The event was attended, among the others, by Claudio Carlo Calenda (Italian Minister for the Economic Development).

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
From FacilityLive a culture bonus for all employees

Starting from 2017 FacilityLive’s employees will receive an annual culture bonus of 500 euro for singles and of 1000 euro for married or cohabiting couples to be spent on teathers, cinemas, concerts, books and museums tickets. La Provincia Pavese dedicated an article to this news announced by our Founders Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Baby coders. Free courses for 500 students in Pavia

La Provincia Pavese dedicated this article to the new Coding4Kids project realized by FacilityLive, that was presented on January 12th by Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni to local istitutions and school boards at the Municipality of Pavia. From 2017, FacilityLive will provide 4th grade students from Pavia with the opportunity to learn how to code. As it can be read in the article, Coding4Kids is part of the company’s commitment in promoting digital skills and learning opportunities for young people.

IL GIORNO
Coding as a children game

Il Giorno dedicated this article to the new Coding4Kids project realized by FacilityLive, that will provide 4th grade students from Pavia with the opportunity to learn how to code. Massimo Depaoli (Mayor of Pavia) and Ilaria Cristiani (Council Member of Pavia for Education, Innovation technology, Energetic policies and Youth) thanked FacilityLive’s Founders for their commitment towards the young people of the city of Pavia and said: “It is important that students, starting at an early age, can approach the world of computing and of the new technologies in a constructive and enjoyable way“.

LA STAMPA
“Coding for Kids”, students meet computer science and new technologies

La Stampa dedicated this article to the new Coding4Kids project realized by FacilityLive. Presented on January 12th by Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni to local istitutions and school boards at the Municipality of Pavia, the project aims at providing 4th grade students from Pavia with the opportunity to learn how to code by attending one private coding session per month starting from February 2017 and in the following years.

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
FacilityLive. The new Italy going forward

Alberto Onetti, Chairman of Mind the Bridge and Founder of Funambol, published this article on his “Silicon Valley” blog of the Corriere della Sera in which he praises our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito for having been interviewed by the global BBC World News TV on November 21st (click here to see the video). This tribute perfectly explains which is the right attitude to build a winning ecosystem.

Il SOLE 24 ORE
Work-linked training to create new jobs

Il Sole 24 ORE published this article about the Orientagiovani event in which our Founder & Chair Mariuccia Teroni was guest speaker on November 10th in Bolzano. The article reported what Mariuccia said to the young participants of the event: “This is the perfect time for creativity and talent and also for adding the C of Courage to the others four identified for young people (connected, creative, competitive and competent), because courage must overcome fear. Like the 70 people that work with us perfectly know“. 

ANSA EUROPE
FacilityLive: Brexit will give opportunities to innovative companies

ANSA Europe published this article reporting an interview about Brexit that our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito released just after the EU Tech Day in Brussels. The article was one of the main news on the ANSA Europe website. In the article Lotito explained why Brexit can be an opportunity for European innovative companies and how the “Small Valley” model introduced by FacilityLive can guarantee a continuous production of innovation.

POLITICO EUROPE
Technology disruption

POLITICO Europe interviewed our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito on the American election immediately after the EU Tech Day and published an article asking various protagonists of the American and European digital world what might be the changes related to Trump’s arrival at the White House on their ecosystem, also in reference to the statements of some giants of the Silicon Valley.

Disruption breeds opportunity said Gianpiero Lotito in his opinion amongst those of few other influential CEOs (e.g. Marc Zuckerberg) on “Technology disruption” and on how Trump’s agenda could affect the future of tech companies in Silicon Valley. The article is currently available only for subscribers to Politico paywall.

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
FacilityLive the Italian anti-Google. The Small Valley’s model

Corriere della Sera has published this article in its financial section where the journalist Fabio Savelli presents the “Small Valley” model introduced by FacilityLive for the development of the European digital ecosystem and tells the path of the company founded by Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito.

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
ELITE Programme International welcomes 44 new companies

Corriere della Sera has published this article about the 44 new companies admitted on November 3rd at the ELITE Programme of the London Stock Exchange’s Group. Among those new entries, 31 are from Italy, and they will be supported by the ELITE Programme in Milan to get prepared and structured for their next stage of growth. The other 13 companies will be supported in the programme by the ELITE Programme in London. As it is reported in the article, FacilityLive is the first non-UK company in history to be admitted to this prestigious programme in London.

VANITY FAIR
Beyond Google
November 2nd, 2016

Vanity Fair published this article about new italian tech startups that are collecting successes in their markets. The journalist Sara Faillaci asks here Gianpiero and Mariuccia their opinion about the future of technology. “I believe in a technology that can be at the service of human beings and not in one aiming to replace them somehow” says Gianpiero. “Google uses an artificial intelligence that selects what it thinks that could be the best for us. FacilityLive, instead, allows humans to choose for themselves“.

IL TICINO
Students from Carducci primary schools discover the digital world

Il Ticino published this article about the last edition of the Coding4Kids event organised by FacilityLive already for the third year during the European Code Week. The teacher who went in the company’s headquarters with the students of the IV B of Carducci primary school from Pavia said to the journalist “Coding4Kids has been a very interesting opportunity for all my students. FacilityLive’s team was awesome! They supported everyone in the class giving them the chance to discover the magic world of coding”. The article also reports a quote of Mariuccia Teroni about the ongoing committment of FacilityLive in promoting digital skills. Indeed she said “We are so proud of this initiative that we are thinking how to make it happen more frequently during the school year”.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive is hiring talents

La Provincia Pavese published this article about the launch of the second edition of the FacilityLive Graduate Programme on Friday 14th of October. The article also underlined the commitment of FacilityLive in promoting digital skills for young people and keeping on hiring talents, after the success of the first edition that brought five people in its R&D Team in the first part of 2016.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
The future in cities like Pavia

La Provincia Pavese published an opinion article written by our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito after his participation to the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham on October 3rd as one of the leading international executives invited to this prestigious event. 

In the article Lotito says that “The role of small European cities will remain central if they continue to form the executive class and nurture talent. In Pavia, no one is excluded from the change […]. The opportunity is not forever, it is now, and it asks for a deal never before seen among all the forces that can boost it”.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
The executives of Zalando and IBM in Pavia

The executives of prestigious companies (IBM, Zalando and AgID) will be in Pavia on October 19th for the academic year Opening of MIBE (the Master in International Business & Entrepreneurship of the University of Pavia) to discuss the future of digital strategies. Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito has been invited to make the closure speech of the event.

IL FOGLIO
Where to invest for the future of Italy. Notes from Birmingham

Il Foglio published the opinion article written by our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito after his participation to the Conservative Party Conference in Birmingham on October 3rd as one of the leading international executives invited to this prestigious event. 

In the article Lotito explains that to “ensure the future of our Country it is needed to intervene on the culture of enterprises and entrepreneurs”.

STARTUP BUSINESS
Innovation in Pavia: a model of ecosystem

The article describes Pavia as a city that is becoming a model thanks to the collaboration and dialogue of its main stakeholders that are working together to bring growth and innovation in the territory: University of Pavia, institutions, associations, companies and startups, such as FacilityLive.

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
The third wave

In the Silicon Valley’s blog of Corriere della Sera, Alberto Onetti (Mind the Bridge President) and Marco Marinucci (Angel Investor) make some considerations after the participation at the event Startup Europe Comes to Silicon Valley that this year was supported by players like Google, Facebook, Dell, Microsoft (+ the “very Italian” FacilityLive).

IL GIORNO
From Arsenal to archive, there is the signature. And the Kings of the Internet put their eyes on it

In the article our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito claims to be interested in the future developments of the Arsenal area and, more generally, of the areas that can boost FacilityLive’s idea of Pavia “Small Valley” as a model to be replicated in Europe.

INFORMATORE VIGEVANESE
FacilityLive, the startup from Pavia revolutionising the search engines

There is no need to be born in Palo Alto or to be called Steve Jobs to know how to compete in the world of innovation” said our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito who was invited to give a speech at the event organized by the Rotary Club Vigevano Mortara to provide an overview of FacilityLive’s adventure to local entrepreneurs and representatives of institutions.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Who protects the beauty guarantees the future

The beauty of Pavia is in its history, and in what it offers today thanks to its prestigious university and scientific research. Its charm lies in its potential” says our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito in a passionate interview that clearly expresess the passion he has for his adoptive city.

CNBC
The future of search: Start-ups look to take on Google with artificial intelligence

The CNBC dedicated a wide space to our CEO Gianpiero Lotito and to FacilityLive that is presented as the company trying to make an impact in search through artificial intelligence techniques.

NOVA 24 (IL SOLE 24 ORE)
The ambitions of the search by pertinence

FacilityLive develops a technology for the organisation and management of information that enables a search returning pertinent results. Its goal is to reach one billion users.

Radio 24 (Il Sole 24 Ore)
Italian innovations: Piscine Castiglione (…) and FacilityLive, the search engine challenging Google

The Italian all-news radio station talks about innovation in Italy and presents the FacilityLive case in a podcast featuring the preview of an interview to our CEO Gianpiero Lotito on the theme “The FacilityLive’s Italian innovation”.

TRM Network
Enterprises' innovation. Potenza, free summer incubator for startups

FacilityLive gave a lecture on the theme “Startup Strategy” at the first day of Summer CheckUp, an initiative aimed to offer to a group of innovative startups a check-up of their business model. Read the post event article.

E7
The domino effect of Brexit on energy

This article of the weekly magazine “Quotidiano Energia” quotes our CEO Gianpiero Lotito who decided to look with optimism at the post Brexit scenarios.

Il Foglio on Euta.com
Digital Titans and Gods

The European Tech Alliance published the article that Gianpiero Lotito wrote for Il Foglio on April 22nd as the first opinion piece coming from an EUTA member to discuss the EU and tech.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Super Google grows. Even the university enters in FacilityLive

This article talks about the collaboration between FacilityLive and the University of Pavia that has become one of our shareholders. “Pavia must be the place where you come to study and where you manage to find a job. It has all the credentials to become a small digital ecosystem, becoming a pilot experience in Italy as well as in the world” says Gianpiero Lotito.

IL FOGLIO
Brexit as an opportunity

Even if the Brexit looks like a strike for the EU, it offers indeed great chances for European companies and for the rising of the European Digital Single Market. This is what Gianpiero Lotito, Founder & CEO of FacilityLive, pointed out in this article that he wrote for Il Foglio.

Capital
Call up the old lions

Our CEO Gianpiero Lotito is interviewed on the importance of having experienced people in companies. “With only young people you don’t go far, because companies are a complex organism. In hard times anxiety often prevents you from looking at the reality as a whole, sacrificing strengths and skills in the name of short-sighted savings” says Lotito.

ECONOMY UP
Why we want to quote our SME in London in spite of Brexit

Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito explains why investments into the UK won’t fail. “The Leave may create opportunities” says Gianpiero.

EUNEWS
Digital, Gozi: “Italy can recover the gap, but we need the EU to manage the change”

After the event “Digital: change of culture”, the Undersecretary Gozi renews the Government’s commitment for the European Digital Single Market and endorses FacilityLive’s choice to remain to innovate in Europe, as highlighted by our Chair Mariuccia Teroni in her speech in the “The change in values” panel session.

CORRIERE COMUNICAZIONI
Digital Transformation, it is the time for Italian Companies

At the “Digital: change of culture” event, Digital Is defined as the distruptive factor that imposes new ways to relate with users. The article dedicates ample space to the “FacilityLive’s bet” that was illustrated by our Chair Mariuccia Teroni in her speech titled “Digital Technologies: passion and life”.

IL GIORNO
FacilityLive in the business Olympus next to Google

FacilityLive attended the European Business Summit 2016 in Brussels together with Giants like Google.

CORRIERE COMUNICAZIONI
Innovation, North Europe homeland of scaleups: at the top Sweden and Finland

The Startup Europe Partnership’s report unveils that the Nordics have put innovation at the centre of their industrial policy. But “cases like Mosaicoon, FacilityLive, Pizzabo or Vislab show that even in Italy can grow players with international ambitions” says Alberto Onetti (Mind the Bridge President) in the article.

MILANO FINANZA
Startup: more investments in Europe, Italy now collects the first results

“Cases like Mosaicoon, FacilityLive, Pizzabo or Vislab show that even in Italy can grow players with international ambitions” says Alberto Onetti (Mind the Bridge President).

ANSA
From Pavia to Business Summit, FacilityLive wins the challenge

Today and tomorrow FacilityLive, the Italian startup that raised almost 30 Million Euro from private investors, seats next to Google at two different conferences organized within the European Business Summit 2016 in Brussels.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
At the Summit in Brussels FacilityLive seats next to Google

“Being here confirms that we are making an important journey and that the European Union is a land of opportunities for startups and technology companies” says our CEO Gianpiero Lotito at EBS 2016.

ROMA ZON
#EUfactor: the funny face of science

This is a post-event article of the #EUFactor Roadshow organised by La Sapienza University on May 31st. Our Chair Mariuccia Teroni made a speech in the “How I met science” session talking about her story of “trust and courage” until the creation of FacilityLive.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive at the Summit of Innovation

The article announces FacilityLive’s participation to the European Business Summit (EBS) on June 1st and 2nd for the second consecutive year. EBS is the most important conference of business leaders and policy makers in Europe.

WIRED
Stop with startups, innovation is done by SMEs

“In our country an extraordinary company case is FacilityLive that raised over 20 Million Euro form private investors” says Alberto Onetti (Mind the Bridge President). In the article he stresses that too much attention to startup leads to forget the innovation capacity of SMEs.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
2500 companies at Pavia University's Career Day

“We are in perpetual recruiting because we keep on growing” said Mariuccia Teroni who was interviewed at the Porte Aperte alle Imprese career day where FacilityLive had a booth.

TAONEWS
The Urbanist meets the Entrepreneur

This article is a conversation between our CEO Gianpiero Lotito and Giorgio Giani (Urbanist and President of Turin’s Foundation for Architecture) on the impact of digital ecosystems on territorial development.

ADNKRONOS
Digital, Gozi: goodbye to roaming and portability subscriptions by 2017

In this article published just after the IT-UK High-Level Digital Business Forum in Rome where our CEO Gianpiero Lotito was invited to tell his successful story, FacilityLive is defined as the “anti-Google in Italian sauce”.

PANORAMA
FacilityLive and the human search engine

Our new search engine doesn’t read the texts as Google’s robots do, but it acts following an intuitive and organizational logic” said our Chair Mariuccia Teroni to the Panorama journalist in an interview about FacilityLive’s adventure.

L'IMPRENDITORE
Towards a strong European leadership

The Confindustria magazine focusing on small enterprises interviewed our Chair Mariuccia Teroni as ANITEC’s VP for Digital Society on the theme of the digitalization of the European industry.

EUNEWS
The digital united Europe exists, and works together at the future

A generation of innovative companies and startups is emerging in the EU and there is a political class sensible to that. (…) Until recently we were considered a black sheep for staying in Italy, today we are no longer alone” said Gianpiero Lotito in an interview about his experience at Europa Forum Lech 2016.

IL RESTO QUOTIDIANO
Matera Innova: a few financed startups and incubators failed

This is a post-event article about the Matera Innova event where our CEO Gianpiero Lotito made a speech and said: “In Italy and in Europe there’s the possibility to create unthinkable adventures. (…) In Matera there are the right conditions to create new opportunities”.

Il Foglio
Digital Titans and Gods

“In the battle between the European Union and Google everyone pursues their own interests. May the best executor win” says our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito who wrote the article for Il Foglio.

LA PRIMA PAGINA
Seminar for Matera Innova on April 22

Our CEO Gianpiero Lotito is among speakers at Matera Innova, an event promoted by the Councillorship of Strategic Planning and Innovation of the city of Matera aiming at collecting actions and proposals to foster the local growth of entrepreneurship and innovative companies in the digital sector.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive at the forum in Austria

Our CEO Gianpiero Lotito was among the European tech leaders invited by the EU Commissioner Günther Oettinger to attend the Europa Forum Lech 2016 event on the topic “Digital: transforming Economy and Society” on April 14th and 15th. “We’re a leading company model that doesn’t choose the metropolis” said Lotito.

EUNEWS.IT
Digital, even a startup from the Italian province at the summit between EU companies and institutions

The European land of opportunities is being created, but it is a long process and it might take a generation” said our CEO Gianpiero Lotito who was interviewed before attending the Europa Forum Lech 2016 event.

TWIST DIGITAL BLOG
STARTUP EUROPE: Interview with Mariuccia Teroni Founder and Chair of Facilitylive

TWIST Digital, a Startup Europe project to support the growth of European digital startups providing innovative services to web entrepreneurs aiming at scaling up and competing in the global market, dedicates an interview to our Founder and Chair Mariuccia Teroni.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Pavia minds wanted. Mathematicians and engineers in the FacilityLive team

“We are growing and we enjoy great credibility“ says our Founder and Chair Mariuccia Teroni who presents in the article our new social recruiting projects: the FacilityLive Graduate Programme and The Human Side.

EFFE MAGAZINE
FacilityLive, record breaking startup

In the article our CEO Gianpiero Lotito explains his satisfaction about the service offered by the multifamily office Scm Sim in supporting our company’s growth path from a financial perspective.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive hires and bets everything on talents coming from Pavia

Mariuccia Teroni, Founder and Chair of FacilityLive, talks about our company vision and growing path, and presents the FacilityLive Graduate Programme, our new recruiting project for young talents who are looking for full time employment.

RADIO24
The recipe of Gianpiero Lotito, the man challenging Google: “Create many small European Valleys”

The article talks about our founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito that was interviewed by Radio24 to comment his recent experience at the European Council for Competitiveness where he has been the innovative entrepreneur representing Italy. “We propose to build a strong European model, an ecosystem of startups based on the idea of many small European Valleys” said Lotito.

EUNEWS.IT
Also an Italian among the successful women of the web

The article talks about our founder and Chair Mariuccia Teroni that has been nominated one of the four Successful Women Web Entrepreneurs by a project of the European Commission. Click here to read her success story.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Pavia, three ideas to create the European Silicon Valley

Our founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito says that Pavia, an historical city with a prestigious university and a flourish industrial environment, has the right conditions to become the European model of digital ecosystems.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Digital: Europe nominates an ambassador from Pavia

The article talks about our founder and Chair Mariuccia Teroni that, in addition to her role of EU Ambassador for the promotion of digital skills, has just been nominated one of the four Successful Women Web Entrepreneurs by a project of the European Commission.

WE HUBS
Mariuccia Teroni: one of the four Successful Women Web Entrepreneurs

A full interview to our Chair Mariuccia Teroni who was nominated one of the four Successful Women Web Entrepreneurs for the Year 2015 by We Hubs, a project of the European Commission.

CHEFUTURO.IT
From Gianotti director to Banzi superstar: all the innovation of January

In its new monthly special dedicated to innovation, CheFuturo mentions our founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito as the Italian innovator chosen to represent Italy at the European Council for Competitiveness (Amsterdam, January 27th 2016).

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive and Pavia, a European model

This is a contribution written by our founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito highlighting our founders strong link with the city of Pavia and their pride when they can represent their city in Europe at prestigious events such as the European Council for Competitiveness (Amsterdam, January 27th 2016).

CORRIERE DELLA SERA
FacilityLive, the Italian startup at the EU table

Gianpiero Lotito, Founder and CEO of FacilityLive, is the Italian innovative entrepreneur chosen by the Italian Minister of Economic Development to represent our Country at the “European Council for Competitiveness” organized by the Dutch Presidency of EU Commission in Amsterdam.

CORRIERE DELLE COMUNICAZIONI
ANITEC renews their corporate positions: 5 VPs elected

Our Founder and Chair Mariuccia Teroni has been elected ANITEC’s Vice President for Digital Society. Click here to see her dedicated page on ANITEC’s website.

LA REPUBBLICA
Looking for the perfect engine

In the article FacilityLive’s semantic search engine is presented among the technologies of the future. “Tim Berners- Lee a long time ago said that the future of the Web would have been semantic” says our CEO Gianpiero Lotito.

L'Espresso
Where the Unicorn grows

Unicorns are the companies that reach the value of one billion dollars before entering the stock market. FacilityLive’s ambitions for the future are described by L’Espresso in their financial pages.

CORRIERE INNOVAZIONI
FacilityLive for Coding

Corriere Innovazione dedicates its blog to the private coding session FacilityLive organized and hosted during the Europe Code Week.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Pavia, the San Siro awards were given

Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito were moved and honored to receive the Gold medal of the City of Pavia for having created FacilityLive and maintained their headquarters and intellectual property in Pavia.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Super Google explained by their inventors

La Provincia Pavese dedicates 3 pages to FacilityLive in a special on Pavia’s excellences.

INGENERE.IT
High-Tech entrepreneurs, Mariuccia Teroni talks about herself

Our Founder and Chair Mariuccia Teroni relives her life telling her entrepreneurial career till the foundation of FacilityLive.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
A San Siro long night, assigned the merits

Our founders Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito are awarded with the Gold Medal of the City of Pavia for having created FacilityLive and for maintaining their headquarters and intellectual property in Pavia.

INSURANCE UP
FacilityLive, the Italian technology challenging Google

The article explains how FacilityLive’s technology works, and why is it superior to Google thanks to semantics, big data and a “human-like” approach. “FacilityLive could be the next big thing” comments the journalist.

STARTUP ITALIA
Which startups have done better in 2015

The President of Italia Startup, Marco Bicocchi Pichi, places FacilityLive among the 3 best startups in 2015.

EURACTIV.COM
Search engine CEO: EU start-ups won’t survive without fair competition

“European digital companies can take on those in the United States and Asia, but only if there is fair competition for new market entrants with bigger firms” said our CEO Gianpiero Lotito to Deputy News Editor James Crisp.

OFFICE AUTOMATION
New frontiers of enterprise information

Our Founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito is interviewed by Office Automation on the theme of search and enterprise information.

IL FOGLIO
Stand up, start up - Why Italy should follow the UK model to launch and grow new businesses

On October 27th our Founder and Chair Mariuccia Teroni presented FacilityLive’s case study at the “Italian Start Ups in the UK” seminar organized by the British Embassy in Rome.

CORRIERE DELLE COMUNICAZIONI
Startup, Italy and UK to push the Digital Single Market

On October 27th our Founder and Chair Mariuccia Teroni presented FacilityLive’s case study at the “Italian Start Ups in the UK” seminar organized by the British Embassy in Rome.

Süddeutsche Zeitung
Many Small Valleys

One of the world’s most influential newspapers, the Süddeutsche Zeitung, published this article in their financial section dedicated to Gianpiero Lotito and FacilityLive. It portraits the adventure created by Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni and becomes the prototype of the small Valleys of the future as an alternative to Silicon Valley.

European Tech Alliance Launch Event
ECONOMYUP
If we aren’t fast (and open) the world goes on even without us

On October 22nd our founder and CEO Gianpiero Lotito was one of the speakers of the workshop “Internet of Things and Big Data: which impact on the insurance sector”. Read the post-event article.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive collects 15 million euros and is valued 225

The article talks about how our founders Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito managed to launch the “Made in Pavia” startup that is currently the most financed in Italy.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
The developers teach the Massacra children

On October 14th FacilityLive attended the European Code Week 2015 by organizing the event Coding for Kids in its headquarters in Pavia. It was a private coding session for the students of the class V-A of the primary school Massacra of Pavia.

CORRIERE DELLE COMUNICAZIONI
FacilityLive, Italian challenge to Google

Gianpiero Lotito, our Founder & CEO, explains that our revolutionary technology organizes and searches information in a “human-like” way and stresses how it is crucial to develop new European technologies able to support the future Digital Single Market, a market of 540 million consumers.

IL RESTO DEL CARLINO
The Europe of bridges that looks at the future

The article is about the closing seminar at the Sum Lab 2015 event in Cesena. Our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito was among the speakers.

INNOVAPUGLIA
Digital Single Market: PCP

The article is about the speech of our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito who was at the Levante Fair in Bari to speak at the Going Local event of the European Commission on the strategy for the Digital Single Market.

OLTRE
A platform to manage the logic of information

Our Founder Mariuccia Teroni, interviewed by the local bimonthly magazine Oltre, explains what FacilityLive is and talks about our company history, latest achievements and future goals.

ECONOMYUP
Innovative SMEs are 22 after four months

FacilityLive is one of the 22 Italian small medium enterprises focusing on research and development to offer cutting edge products and services that are eligible for some of the facilitations provided to innovative startups.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
FacilityLive, the anti Google is in Pavia

“It is possible to create a global adventure starting from Pavia, a small Italian town of just over 70 thousand inhabitants. To be on the cover page of the local newspaper La Provincia Pavese makes me and Mariuccia Teroni very proud” said our Founder & CEO Gianpiero Lotito.

Il Foglio
The man who scares Google

The article talks about the the amazing story of Gianpiero Lotito, Founder & CEO of FacilityLive, the search engine that “thinks like a human being and returns highly pertinent results”. Lotito says: “Things can happen even in Italy, the capital can be gathered even here, and our history proves it”.

OFFICE AUTOMATION
When reality exceeds fantasy

A passionate article on FacilityLive‘s history, culture and latest achievements from the perspectives of its founders, Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni, who have been interviewed by the Office Automation’s journalist Michele Ciceri.

L'IMPRENDITORE
Winning bet

The Confindustria magazine focusing on small enterprises interviewed our CEO Gianpiero Lotito about the FacilityLive’s technology approach, his middle-long term objectives and his view on the impact of the digital single market on startups.

KEY4BIZ
Facilitylive.com

What is FacilityLive? How does it work? Which are its features? On the Facilitylive.com website you can find all the answers and read the success stories of the companies that have already chosen and adopted it!

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Industrials, the Cazzani-bis junta is now completed

This article is about the completion of Confindustria Pavia’s junta where Mariuccia Teroni (Founder, Chair & COO of FacilityLive) has been nominated as Sector Representative for the biennium 2015-2017.

LA NAZIONE FIRENZE
Screenings Rai. Final act with cinema

This article introduces the final day of Screenings Rai, the annual event organized by Rai Com. FacilityLive, that was presented in the panel “Made in Italy is innovation” by its founder Gianpiero Lotito, is defined as the company that is able to innovate and best represent the Italian know-how.

CORRIERE.IT
The Italian entrepreneur who refused 10 millions to challenge Google

Gianpiero Lotito, our Founder & CEO, explains why FacilityLive is different from traditional search engines and says “We want to build a European path and demonstrate that it is possible to develop a global software startup in Europe”.

IL QUOTIDIANO DEL SUD
More precise than Google

FacilityLive works with words, language and semantics instead of numbers, algorithms, statistics and quantities to increase the quality of the search results. The company, with over 50 people and 30 shareholders, collected 12 million euros from private capital. “Italy can make big steps forward if we believe it is possible” says Gianpiero Lotito.

PRESS REVIEW
We are the Italian startup with the highest financing round

At GEC 2015 FacilityLive was recognised as the Italian startup with the highest financing round (10 million euros in 2014). This is what came out from the report of the Digital Innovation Observatory of Milan Politecnico and Italia Startup.

CORECOM ITALIA
Basilicata Corecom: New online addictions for children

Youngsters are becoming addicted to the web, particularly by online games. Gianpiero Lotito, CEO and Founder of FacilityLive, brought his professional background and experience to this workshop.

CORRIERE DEL MEZZOGIORNO
Invitalia finances new ideas with Smart&Start

Invitalia brings bright ideas to life through Smart&Start, an Italian Ministry of Economic Development initiative to support innovative Italian startups: FacilityLive was cited as a success story.

LA GAZZETTA DEL MEZZOGIORNO
The “Patents Man” from Lucania

At the Children’s New Addictions Workshop, Gianpiero Lotito, CEO & Founder of FacilityLive, the record-breaking Italian businessman with patents in 44 countries, said “Whilst the Internet posses some risks for children, we need to understand and highlight its more positive aspects”.

L'ESPRESSO
The “Patents Man” chooses Pavia

FacilityLive is among innovative startups that are revamping Italy. The cover story of L’Espresso shows us as one of the virtuous examples of the most innovative entrepreneurship of the country and dedicates a wide space to the story of the company’s Founders, Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito.

CONFAPI INDUSTRIA MAGAZINE
FacilityLive OpCo Srl - Easier business thanks to the search-centric platform

FacilityLive is working hard to improve the way we use technology, create new business and contribute to the development of a European Digital Industry.

MILANO FINANZA
London's ELITE School

FacilityLive is the first non UK Company to be admitted at the London Stock Exchange (LSE) ELITE Programme. Gianpiero Lotito, Founder & CEO of FacilityLive and Mariuccia Teroni, Founder, Chair and Chief Operation Officer of FacilityLive, took their places at the Market Opening Ceremony, together with sixteen other UK companies.

OFFICE AUTOMATION
Digital Industry Made in Europe

In an interview with the Office Automation’s journalist Michele Ciceri, Gianpiero Lotito tells how FacilityLive – defined a “Google for gourmets” – is stimulating the development of the European IT industry.

V3.CO.UK
Up-and-coming tech firms welcomed into London Stock Exchange ELITE

FacilityLive is one of the six technology firms that have joined the London Stock Exchange (LSE) ELITE mentoring and support programme.

MONDOVISIONE
16 Companies Join London Stock Exchange’s ELITE

London Stock Exchange welcomes the second cohort of companies. FacilityLive is the first non-UK company to be admitted to this prestigious community.

ICT4 EXECUTIVE
Startup, success is possible even in Italy

FacilityLive is an Italian company founded by Gianpiero Lotito and Mariuccia Teroni, working with prestigious customers as Accenture, Vodafone and Arriva.

ICT4 EXECUTIVE
New startup energy makes Italy grow

In order to create employment, nurture talents and stimulate the economy, it is more and more important to encourage the creation and development of innovative Italian companies like FacilityLive.

REPUBBLICA.IT
Coding? For children it is more fun than Angry Birds

Repubblica.it, the digital version of an Italian leading newspaper, dedicated a photo gallery to the first 2014 edition of Coding4Kids, that has been held at the Polo Tecnologico of Pavia during #DigitalPavia. The event was designed and realized by FacilityLive during the Europe Code Week 2014. As it can be read in the article, coding is fun and it can stimulate creativity in children, and most of all it can connect children with matehmatics by making them more used to logics.

DIGITAL PAVIA 2014
Press Review

Link redirects to the press section of #DigitalPavia’s website. #DigitalPavia 2014 was the inaugural annual event, conceived and produced by FacilityLive, to promote the value of digital skills, employment and business opportunities

MILANO FINANZA
The Italian startup that improves web searches

FacilityLive is a startup based in Pavia, which has patented a method to achieve a highest level of precision compared to any other web search technology. The company’s next big challenge is the listing at the London Stock Exchange (LSE).

SOIEL INTERNATIONAL
FacilityLive, the global software company from Pavia

FacilityLive, the company that developed a next generation semantic search engine challenging Google, is an example for those who decide to launch a tech startup in Italy.

LA PROVINCIA PAVESE
Electronics and computer engineers are in demand

The demand for engineers, economists and chemists exceeds supply with employment nearly 98%. FacilityLive looks to cover this gap by recruiting new talented graduated engineers.

SISTEMI & IMPRESA
Big Data: instructions for use

Big Data is the big challenge of the future. FacilityLive semantic search technology structures and simplifies the information chaos that reigns on the Web.

CORRIERE DELLE COMUNICAZIONI
FacilityLive joins Anitec

“We are honored to join Anitec and to contribute to the major projects of the association. FacilityLive is a new reality that is investing in digital skills. Being a reference in Italy and in Europe for young people who decide to launch a tech startup makes us very proud” says Mariuccia Teroni.

KEY4BIZ
FacilityLive, the Italian search engine aims for the London Stock Exchange

“A great idea doesn’t need to come from the Silicon Valley”. FacilityLive is an Italian business with a growing international footprint. “We are determined to grow our international presence and I hope that many Italian startups do likewise”, says Gianpiero Lotito.

AVVENIRE
The semantic web challenge is Italian

Italian companies are quietly playing an increasingly important role in the future of technology. FacilityLive is an Italian technology company, with a global perspective, revolutionizing the world of search engines.

KEY4BIZ
FacilityLive, the unique search engine that finds exactly what are you looking for

FacilityLive is an italian software company with the ambition to become a leading global technology player. “One of our goals is to simplify people’s lives” says Gianpiero Lotito.

GARTNER BLOG NETWORK
Michael Maoz: CRM Excellence from the IT Edges, while we pay a fortune to the core

“There are phenomenal young technology companies and new ideas popping up all of the time. In the CRM space there are companies like Eudata and FacilityLive” says Michael Maoz, Gartner’s VP Distinguished Analyst, in his blog.

OFFICE AUTOMATION
The Italian engine challenging Google

FacilityLive uses semantic and the principles of the publishing world to improve the management of big data by turning it into value.

IL GIORNO
2000 graduates without job at the Pavia University career day

FacilityLive is one of the 90 companies looking for graduates at the career day. “We look for talents to be employed full time” says Mariuccia Teroni, Founder & Chair of FacilityLive.

DIGIT
Facility: The next evolutionary step in search?

In 2009 Digit’s Edward Henning met with FacilityLive’s Founders in London and discovered that there are other ways to organize and retrieve information on the web. “The idea is to give users maximum flexibility to manage information. They do not have to keep leaving the search system to view information – it is brought to the Facility system instead” he said.

PERSONAL COMPUTER MAGAZINE
Searching beyond Google

Machines alone cannot map information to the level required for these smart searches, at some point you have to have humans involved” said Gianpiero Lotito in his interview with Clive Akass in 2009. He explained that semantic searches require information to be described in terms of taxonomy and ontology. The aim is to achieve what Lotito calls “100 per cent pertinence”.

PERSONAL COMPUTER MAGAZINE
Wolfram and Spotify shift paradigms

Machines alone cannot map information to the level required for these smart searches, at some point you have to have humans involved” said Gianpiero Lotito in his interview with Clive Akass in 2009. He explained that semantic searches require information to be described in terms of taxonomy and ontology. The aim is to achieve what Lotito calls “100 per cent pertinence”.

TIMES ONLINE
WolframAlpha: already out of date?

Before the birth of FacilityLive, our Founders (Mariuccia Teroni and Gianpiero Lotito) presented the platform prototype to the British press to validate the project. “If this thing can be made to work properly across the whole of the web, it could change everything. And I mean everything” said Nigel Kendall, Technology Editor of The Times.