As it Happened: Artisanship at Scale
For three weeks (June 4-22), Italia Innovation hosted 18 students from leading Universities around the world to explore this question in the Artisanship at Scale program. During the program the participants visited Loison, Luxardo, Levoni and Gucci then talked to entrepreneurs and managers within the companies in order to understand the topic at stake. They also visited Ducati and Ferrari as examples of best practices.
Italia Innovation '16 alumna launches a cashmere start-up
For most cashmere is synonymous with luxury, but while growing up in Ulaanbaatar, Mongolia, Ariunaa Bayaraa did not see the buttery, soft fabric this way. To her it was the fabric of her everyday life, not only because it was her cashmere hat that kept her warm as she walked to school each cold winter day, but also because everyone around her had it.
Made by Italy drives change in the Italia Innovation platform
This year, Italia Innovation made the most significant pivot as we redesigned the content experience of the students.
Extended Application Deadline for Summer Programs
We have decided to add additional spots to the program classes, as well as extend the deadline both for admission and financial aid applications to April 30, 2018.