Startup Weekend Torino - Retail

    Friday, February 10 - 12, 2017

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  3. Speakers
  4. Judges
  5. Coaches and Mentors
  6. Sponsors
  7. Organizing Team
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Startup Weekend Torino - Retail

Friday, February 10 - 12, 2017

Friday, February 10 - 12, 2017
Event starts at 5:30 pm

I3P, Incubatore di Imprese Innovative del Politecnico di Torino
Via Pier Carlo Boggio 59
Torino, Italy

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Innovate the retail sector in three days

From 10th to 12th February 2017, Startup Weekend Torino comes back for the seventh year in a row at I3P, the Incubator of Innovative Enterprises of the Polytechnic of Turin.During the past editions, more than 100 people per event have participated to Startup Weekend Torino, coming from both Italy and from foreign countries (USA, Canada, France, Great Britain, ... ).

For the second time, Startup Weekend Torino will be dedicated to the Retail sectorDo you have an idea to innovate the retail sector and are you looking for people with the right skills to realize it? 
Are you a designer, developer, or business / communication expert willing to test your skills in the development of a business idea or of an innovative design and are you looking for other professionals or students to collaborate with?

Main sponsor of the event is: Carrefour Italia, part of the Carrefour Group, first distributor in Europe and second in the world, interested in supporting the birth of new startups in different fields, among which: IoT, VR & AR, Social, Crowdsourcing, ...
Carrefour in Italy works with 1.065 stores: 57 Superstores Carrefour, 410 Supermarket Carrefour Market, 585 proximity shops Carrefour Express and 13 Cash and Carry Docks Market and GrossIper. Carrefour can be found in 18 regions, working with more than 20.000 collaborators daily engaged to offer the best services to their clients, with over 3.000 references, and it's one of the most widespread distribution activities in Italy.


In order to participate to the event it is necessary to buy the ticket, which includes breakfasts, lunches and dinners.Until the 14th January 2017 at 11.30PM, there is the opportunity to buy the ticket at the price of 40€. After this term the price will increase to 60€.Students can use the code STUDENT to have a 20€ discount.

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Friday February 10th

5:30 pm
Arrive at the venue and get checked in

6:00 pm
Welcome & Speakers
Review agenda for the weekend and introduce speakers, coaches, and community leaders

6:20 pm
Round Table
• Gregoire Kaufman | Commercial & Marketing Director @ Carrefour • Guido Martinetti | CEO at Grom • Enrico Mussetto | Vice President Sales at Seri Jakala

7:10 pm
Pitches Start
Optionally line up to give your pitch

7:45 pm
Attendees vote for the top pitches

8:00 pm
Dinner & Networking
Eat food, share ideas, practice pitches, get to know fellow participants

8:30 pm
Form Teams and Begin Work
Teams start forming, discussing ideas, and take an inventory of skills. Be honest, and direct about what resources and skills are needed for the weekend.

11:30 pm
Venue close
See you tomorrow.

Saturday February 11th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

9:30 am
Begin Work
Teams formed and setting up workspace for the weekend

1:00 pm

7:30 pm

10:00 pm
Get ready fot the night
The venue doesn't close. You may stay and work as late as you want

Sunday February 12th

9:00 am
Arrive, simple breakfast & coffee

1:00 pm

3:00 pm
Presentation Prep & Tech Check
Final hours of worktime should be focused on perfecting your presentation, tech-check for final presentations also takes place

4:00 pm
Final Presentations

6:00 pm
Judging & Awards

6:30 pm
Networking, beer and greetings

7:00 pm
Go Home!


Gregoire Kaufman
Commercial & Marketing Director

Enrico Mussetto
Vice President Sales at Seri Jakala

Guido Martinetti
CEO at Grom

Event Judges

Eric Uzan
Executive Director Italy at Carrefour

Gregoire Kaufman
Commercial & Marketing Director

Paola Accornero
Group Hr Director at Carrefour Italia

Debora Guma
IT Director at Carrefour Italia

Pascal Belledent
Supply Chain Director at Carrefour Italia

Alberto Coldani
Cash & Carry and Discount Model Director at Carrefour Italia

Fabio Guida
Professor @ Politecnico di Torino | Design for Visual Communication

Coaches and Mentors

Enrico Fantini
Head of E-commerce at Carrefour Italia

Federica Palermini
Head of Brand & Communication and Digital Innovation at Carrefour Italia

Debora Guma
IT Director at Carrefour Italia

Alessandro Disco
Sales/Digital/CRM IT Manager at Carrefour Italia

Bruno Moro
BU Sales Development Director at Carrefour Italia

Giovanni Panzieri
Fresh and Traditional Products Director at Carrefour Italia

Umberto Martino
Supply Chain Method and Quality Manager at Carrefour Italia

John Agostini
BU Sales Development Director at Carrefour Italia

Corrado Scordia
Pool IT Digital Manager at Carrefour Italia

Giuseppe Tuttobene
Founder @ Quattrolinee

Laura Pippinato
Visual Designer at Top-ix

Alessandro Maggio
Chief Marketing Officer at Seri Jakala

Event Sponsors, and Partners

The Startup Weekend Torino - Retail team is grateful for the support of local community partners without whom this event would not be possible.
Learn how to become a sponsor here.

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Organizing Team

Techstars Startup Weekend Torino is 100% led by volunteer community leaders.
Learn how to get involved here

  • Agnese
  • Massimiliano
  • Francesco
  • Arianna


Amalia Agathou
Fashion/Tech, Strategy and Innovation Consultant, SW mentor & organiser

• 9 year experience in the European startup ecosystem
• 7 years experience in the fashion/tech landscape and the media industry
• proven leadership capabilities in building communities, teams, strategizing, and implementing workable marketing plans in the physical and digital world.
• digital visionary with ability to find innovative and creative solutions and design projects that merge various industries with technology

Event Staff

Martina Feliciani
Business Analyst

Qian Yang
Business Analyts

Matteo Giovannetti
Business Analyts

Federico Rastelli

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