Author: Fondazione Pesenti

PESENTI FOUNDATION NEW BOARD APPOINTED

Carlo Pesenti President. The Board includes Giulia Pesenti, Veronica Squinzi and Giovanna Zucconi: three women strongly committed to charity causes, entrepreneurial excellence, sustainable issues.            …
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ISAAC is among the eight new SpeedMiUp startups trying to predict the future.

Isaac is the winner of the SHaReD startup contest - powered by the Pesenti Foundation to award innovative ideas for natural disasters and environmental emergency management.     ISAAC was…
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10 YEARS OF interCULTURE

The collaboration between the Pesenti Foundation and the Intercultura Association was born and developed during the 2009/2010 school year and over the years has been enriched both in terms of…
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Major Hazards. More and More of an Emergency

13 December 2018 - The Pesenti Foundation Conference “MAJOR HAZARDS. MORE AND MORE OF AN EMERGENCY. New businesses to find new technical and organizational answers. The challenge of start-ups as…
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The Pesenti Foundation supports the Day of Civil Virtue

The Pesenti Foundation supports the Giorgio Ambrosoli Civil Association in promoting the 10th Day of Civil Virtue, which will be held on 29 November 2018 and will be in memory…
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Start Cup Bergamo 2018. The Award Ceremony

The winner of Start Cup Bergamo 2018 is "Fire Bird Brigade": a remote-controlled aircraft fire fighting system. The Pesenti Foundation awarded "A Photocatalytic Foam" by Cristian Prometti as project with…
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“Spotlight on Cell Biology”: Fondazione Pesenti e il CNR

"Spotlight on Cell Biology" is the title of the International Course in Cellular Biology organized by the Institute of Neuroscience (IN) of the CNR (National Research Council) on September 27,…
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International Music Festival “Autumn Concerts” 2018

This year again, the Pesenti Foundation supports the "Sala Greppi" Association in the organization of the International Music Festival "Autumn Concerts" 2018, now in its 37th edition.     The…
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The Pesenti Foundation supports Molte fedi 2018: “Weaving the Future. Together We Could”

The Pesenti Foundation is among the supporters of Many Faiths Under the Same Sky, "Weaving the Future. Together We Could", edition 2018.    ACLI Bergamo has been organizing a cultural…
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The Diocesan Missionary Center Christmas Concert

The Pesenti Foundation supports the “Christmas Concert” 2018 organized by Diocesan Missionary Center of Bergamo in collaboration with Ascom Bergamo, il Telaio della Missione (Chassis of the Mission) and other…
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Start Cup Bergamo 2018

The Pesenti Foundation, strengthening its collaboration with the University of Bergamo, supports this year the Start Cup Bergamo 2018, an opportunity to enhance the business ideas of the new generations,…
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The Pesenti Foundation supports Amref Flying Doctors

With 9 million people assisted each year, Amref Flying Doctors is Africa's leading public health NGO. The organization manages more than 160 programs in about 30 African countries, in the…
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Pesenti Foundation partners with Bergamo Economic and Social History Foundation

The Pesenti Foundation significantly contributes to important initiatives aimed at encouraging and promoting scientific and economic studies and research, and disseminating local cultural and social issues.     Among the…
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FARIM Nutrition Center. A Story. Of Commitment and Solidarity.

In Farim's mission, it all began with a "limit-situation": many children died of malnutrition and others were abandoned by their mothers who couldn’t provide for them.   To this situation…
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The Pesenti Foundation and Intercultura 2018/2019 Scholarships

AT CLASS OF INTERCULTURE   The Pesenti Foundation in support of young talents   Bergamo, 3 July 2018 – The Pesenti Foundation hosted today the Intercultura 2018/19 Scholarship Awards Ceremony.…
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Bergamo 2.035 and the Pesenti Foundation for “the future of shopping”

29, June 2018< –Yesterday an exclusive meeting was held at the Volvo Studio Milano with Allen Sayegh and Stefano Andreaniof the Harvard University Graduate School of Design – the two…
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The Pesenti Foundation supports the “Museo delle Storie di Bergamo”

As a founding member, the Pesenti Foundation has partnered with the “Bergamo nella Storia” Foundation since its establishment in 2002, with the aim of protecting, enhancing and communicating in new…
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Speed MI Up and a “special call” promoted by the Pesenti Foundation

A partnership agreement between the Pesenti Foundation and Speed MI Up has been signed. A "special call" to reward the two most deserving startups within a sector of particular interest…
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The Pesenti Foundation and MIP Politecnico di Milano

The Pesenti Foundation confirms its commitment as a shareholder of MIP Politecnico di Milano Graduate School of Business S.C.p.A., a leading management training institution.   This collaboration demonstrates the Pesenti…
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Pesenti Foundation and the Friends of Pediatrics

The "Amici della Pediatria" (literally Friends of Pediatrics) non-profit association was founded in 1990 at the Pediatrics Department of the United Hospitals of Bergamo, with the aim of supporting and…
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The Pesenti Foundation supports Flying Angels Foundation Onlus

  The Pesenti foundation supports Flying Angels Foundation Onlus, founded in 2012 by a group of Genoese entrepreneurs to deliver life-saving treatments to seriously ill children and adolescents that otherwise…
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The 200 of the FAI – Fondo Ambiente Italiano

"The 200 of the FAI" project is consistent with the traditional commitment of the Italmobiliare Group - mainly through the Pesenti Foundation - to promote initiatives, projects and actions that…
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The Incurable Lust for Life: the Pesenti Foundation and The Italian Parkinson’s Disease Association

The Italian& Parkinson’s Disease Association, Bergamo chapter, offers support and encouragement to patients and their families, delivering collective awareness–raising and fundraising initiatives;to contribute to important research projects.   The Association…
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The International Piano Festival at the Teatro Arcimboldi

International Piano Festival of Brescia and Bergamo arrived at the Teatro degli Arcimboldi in Milan for a concert that brought together the audiences of Brescia and Bergamo. This year again,…
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The good Pope is back home

Since always attentive to social and cultural initiatives with a positive impact on the local community, the Pesenti Foundation was pleased to contribute to the "The Good Pope is Back…
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Concerts with young talents of Bergamo Conservatory

Saturday, 9 June 2018 - The award ceremony of the "Concerts with young talents of Bergamo Conservatory" 2018 edition was held at Sala Greppi in Bergamo, in the context of…
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A project to accompany the young generations to the great works of the Teatro alla Scala

Milan, 30 May 2018 - The collaboration between the Italmobiliare Group and La Scala Opera House in Milan continues—aiming to the valorization of Italy’s cultural heritage, renowned and envied the…
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The sustainable utopia | Corriere della Sera Foundation and Pesenti Foundation

Wednesday, 30 May 2018 - Pesenti Foundation and Corriere della Sera Foundation presented a conference entitled "The sustainable utopia" with the participation of Maurizio Ferrera, Enrico Giovannini, Giuliano Pisapia and Massimo Sideri.…
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The “Journey Of The Word” arrived at Sant’Ambrogio Church

Thursday, May 24, the Abbot of Sant'Ambrogio church, Msgr. Carlo Faccendini, consecrated the Italian inscription "NOT BY BREAD ALONE" from the Holy See Pavilion at Expo Milano 2015 that was…
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A Bus To Tokyo 2020: the Pesenti Foundation for Sport and Social

15 May 2018, Bergamo - The closing event of the charity project "A Bus To Tokyo 2020", dedicated to PHB - Polisportiva Bergamasca Onlus (Bergamo Sports Club Onlus), was marked…
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University of Milan and Pesenti Foundation to attract and retain top young talent

The Pesenti Foundationhave partnered with the University of Milan in support of selected research projects in economics, led by distinguished faculty members in collaboration with the Department of Economics, Management…
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Università Bocconi and Pesenti Foundation together for Education and Innovation

Long-term collaboration between Pesenti Foundation and Bocconi University continues with a new three-year agreement (2018-2019-2020) for supporting key academic initiatives.                    …
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University of Brescia and Pesenti Foundation together for research

Bergamo, 4 April 2018 - The Pesenti Foundation and the University of Brescia have signed a collaboration agreement concerning the research activities of the MISTRAL Interdepartmental Center (Models for Prevention…
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The Pesenti Foundation supports the European Night of Geography

6 April 2018 – Bergamo, Oriocenter – The Bergamo edition of the European Night of Geography, entitled From the "map" to the shopping center, was organized by the CST-DiathesisLab, University…
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Bergamo 2035 on Domus Innovation 2018

Domus Innovation 2018 is a Domus special issue edited by Allen Sayegh, Stefano Andreani (Harvard Graduate School of Design) and Walter Mariotti (Domus), among the projets REAL CITIES | Bergamo…
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Beatrice Borelli: from Treviglio (Bergamo) to the USA with Intercultura – 3rd Quarter

Beatrice Borelli’s story: from Treviglio (Bergamo) to the USA for a year, with Intercultura and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.         1st Quarter: 2017, September  …
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Beatrice Moioli: from Bergamo to the USA with Intercultura | 3rd Quarter

Beatrice’s story:from Bergamo to the USA for a year, with Intercultura  and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.   1st Quarter: 2017, September   2nd Quarter: 2017, December   3rd Quarter: 2018,…
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Giordano Tintori: from Gazzaniga (BG) to the USA with Intercultura | 3rd Quarter

Giordano’s story: from Gazzaniga (in the province of Bergamo) to the USA for a year, with Intercultura and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.   1st Quarter: 2017, September 2nd Quarter: 2017, December…
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BIT GENERATION “Cryptocurrencies and their use amidst technology, legality and freedom”

Are cryptocurrencies just a commodity money, yet another financialization of the real economy, or do they represent an inevitable evolution of an increasingly liquid and interconnected world? Are cryptocurrencies the…
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“Stories of Worth” Donor Event | Bocconi University and the Pesenti Foundation

March 13, 2018 – As a longtime supporter of the Bocconi University, the Pesenti Foundation participated again this year in the Donor Event, the annual event when the University meets…
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A project to attract young generations to the great performances of Teatro alla Scala

Milan, March 11, 2018 – The support for the "Great Performances for Children" project and in particular "The Barber of Seville for Children" of the Season 2017/2018 is consistent with…
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The Pesenti Foundation and the International Piano Festival of Brescia and Bergamo

February 7, 2018 - The preliminary program of the 55th International Piano Festival of Brescia and Bergamo (April 18 - June 16) was presented today. The festival is regarded as…
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“RAFFAELLO AND THE ECHO OF MYTH”

The exhibition "Raffaello and the Echo of the Myth" opened on January 26, 2018 at the GAMeC - Gallery of Modern and Contemporary Art of Bergamo. The project was conceived…
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Raffaello. Art and Investment

CORPORATE SUPPORT FOR CULTURE AND NEW FORMS OF PATRONAGE.   23 gennaio 2018 - Oscar Giannino today at the meeting with the organizations supporting the exhibition “Raffaello and the Echo…
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The Pesenti Foundation supports the “The Journey of the Word” project

A new location for the writings coming from the Holy See Pavilion at EXPO Milano 2015. January 9, Trezzano sul Naviglio (MI) - The Pesenti Foundation supports "The Journey of…
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Beatrice Borelli: from Treviglio (Bergamo) to the USA, with Intercultura | 2nd Quarter

Beatrice Borelli’s story: from Treviglio (Bergamo) to the USA for a year, with Intercultura and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.     1st Quarter: 2017, September 2nd Quarter: 2017, December 3rd Quarter: 2018, March…
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Beatrice Moioli: from Bergamo to the USA with Intercultura – 2nd Quarter

Beatrice’s story: from Bergamo to the USA for a year, with Intercultura and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.   1st Quarter: 2017, September 2nd Quarter: 2017, December 3rd Quarter: 2018, March  …
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Giordano Tintori: From Gazzaniga (Bergamo) to the Usa with Intercultura | 2nd Quarter

Giordano’s story: from Gazzaniga (in the province of Bergamo) to the USA for a year, with Intercultura and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.    1st Quarter: 2017, September  2nd…
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Fondazione Pesenti supports the “Raffaello and the Echo of the Myth” exhibition

Milan, 1 December 2017 - The "Raffaello and the Echo of the Myth" exhibition was announced today, at the Triennale di Milano, with the participation of Giorgio Gori, Mayor of…
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Beatrice Borelli: from Treviglio (BG) to the USA, with Intercultura | 1st Quarter

Beatrice’s story: from Treviglio (Bergamo) to the USA for a year, with Intercultura and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.     1st Quarter: 2017, September 2nd Quarter: 2017, December 3rd Quarter: 2018, March…
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Beatrice Moioli: From Bergamo to the Usa with Intercultura – 1st Quarter

Beatrice's story: from Bergamo to the USA for a year, with Intercultura and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.     1st Quarter: 2017, September  2nd Quarter: 2017, December 3rd Quarter; 2018,…
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Giordano Tintori: from Gazzaniga (BGo) to the Usa with Intercultura – 1st Quarter

Giordano’s story: from Gazzaniga (in the province of Bergamo) to the USA for a year, with Intercultura and the support of the Pesenti Foundation.      1st Quarter: 2017, September  2nd…
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The Pesenti Foundation supports the Day of Civil Virtue 2017

The Pesenti Foundation supports the Giorgio Ambrosoli Civic Association in promoting the Day of Civil Virtue 2017 dedicated to the memory of Cardinal Maria Martini.     This year's main theme…
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Fondazione Pesenti supports Bergamo 2.035 “Digital/Physical Retail”

10th November 2017 – Today Roberto Pinto, University of Bergamo and Stefano Andreani, Harvard Graduate School of Design welcomed the students at the Kilometro Rosso in Bergamo and presented “Responsive…
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The Pesenti Foundation supporting Many Faiths 2017: “For the inclusion of differences”

The Pesenti Foundation is among the supporters of Many Faiths Under The Same Sky, "Blessed are the Builders. For the inclusion of all differences", Edition 2017.        …
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Robert F. Kennedy Flagship Event for Mediterranean Challenges

The Pesenti Foundation supports the RFK Flagship Initiative for Mediterranean Challenges. The initiative is promoted by Robert F. Kennedy Human Rights Italy in coordination with the Presidency of the Italian…
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Investing in Youth. Pesenti Foundation and Intercultura 2017/2018

Pesenti Foundation and Intercultura. A 10-year commitment for the future of Bergamo's excellence youth.     Bergamo, 16 June 2017 – The Pesenti Foundation hosted today the Intercultura Scholarship’s Student Awards…
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Sri Lanka A Future For Children Project

The Pesenti Foundation has been actively engaged in the planning and supervision of works at the Metiyagane Training Center in Sri Lanka.                 …
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The Giorgio Ambrosoli Civil Association

The Giorgio Ambrosoli Civil Association was founded in 2009 by a group of Milan citizens concerned about the social and cultural life of the city. The aim was to highlight…
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MIP Graduate School of Business

The Pesenti Foundation has established and consolidated over the years an important academic relationship with MIP Politecnico di Milano - Graduate School of Business in order to develop numerous training…
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RESPONSIVE ENVIRONMENTS: CITY eMOTION

The Bergamo 2035 research and teaching initiative is a multi-tier, multi-year academic collaboration between the University of Bergamo (UNIBG), theGraduate School of Design (GSD) at Harvard University, USA and the…
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54th International Piano Festival in Brescia and Bergamo

The long-term collaboration between the Pesenti Foundation and the Piano Festival in Brescia and Bergamo continues.   "Beethoven and Napoleon. Music, between Ideals and Power"   Brescia, Teatro Grande •…
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2016-2019 New Board appointed.

New Board appointed. Giampiero Pesenti Honorary President. Carlo Pesenti President. The Board includes, together with family members, prominent representatives of civil society and academia with a strong international reputation.  …
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ARCVISION PRIZE 2016 – JENNIFER SIEGAL WINS THE 4TH EDITION

Milan, 7 April 2016 – Jennifer Siegal is the winner of the 4th arcVision Prize – Women and Architecture, international award to women’s architecture organized by Italcementi.   The award…
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arcVision Prize 2015

Architect Angela Deuber wins the third edition of the arcVision Prize – Women and Architecture.   Special mentions for Kate Otten (South Africa), Patama Roonrakwit (Thailand) and Samira Rathod (India).  …
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Mending and Urban Regeneration for the New Renaissance

Regenerating cities and the territory, beginning with the suburbs: Renzo Piano’s manifesto proposes a new Renaissance.   From examples of cities that have achieved successful regeneration to a reflection on…
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arcVision Prize 2014

Portuguese Architect Ines Lobo wins the arcVision Prize – Women and Architecture 2014.     Special Mentions to Anna Heringer, Shimul Jhaveri Kadri and Cecilia Puga.     The jury…
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“Capitalisms & Enterprises”

Annual meeting of the Pesenti Foundation in Bergamo: "Capitalisms & Enterprises".   Is there an elixir of life for companies committed to facing market globalization?          …
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arcVision Prize 2013

Brazilian Architect Carla Juaçaba wins the arcVision Prize – Women and Architecture at its first edition.   The Pesenti Foundation supports the the arcVision Prize – Women and Architecture, an international…
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L’embarras de la souveraineté

Cav. Lav. Carlo Pesenti Foundation: «Will economic recession drive more European integration?» The “embarras de la souveraineté” discussed by some prominent academic and economic experts and observers and the Italian…
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Industry: the ultimate long way driving the real economy

Back to real economy to find the way to growth and allow Italy and Europe to maintain the social achievements and well-being gained through industrial development in the twentieth century.…
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Europe on the sidelines of development

Bergamo hosts the 7th Foundation Pesenti Conference on the future of Europe   Barroso: "Europe needs higher levels of coordination"   Monti: "We now have the instruments, but extensive commitment…
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Creating a bridge between banks and industry.

A strategic rethinking of the relationship between finance and industry after the recent economic and financial collapse generated by the systemic crisis is a concrete way to support the exit…
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Obama’s America: back to the future

"A radical change is needed to react to the crisis".   The annual conference crowded the Gaetano Donizetti Theater to reflect on Obama’s America.            …
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Leslie Robertson skyscrapers engineer at Fondazione Cav. Lav. Carlo Pesenti

8 October 2008 - Leslie Robertson, chief engineer of design of the tallest buildings in the world met, last Wednesday October 8th, a number of students from Bergamo University Engineering…
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A partnership between Pesenti Foundation, Bocconi University and Zaragoza Logistics Center

A partnership between Pesenti Foundation, Bocconi University and Zaragoza Logistics Center for the establishment of a Logistics and Supply Chain Management PhD at the University of Bergamo.      …
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Sustainable development: a common track for emerging and mature economies

At the fourth congress of the Cav. Lav. Carlo Pesenti Foundation a round table with Nobel Laureate Joseph Stiglitz: "globalization is an inevitable process."            …
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Bocconi and Pesenti Foundation to offer scholarships for worthy international students to study in Milan

The International Merit Awards will involve 30 students from Africa, Asia and the Middle East studying an MSc at Bocconi     Transnationalization and the support of talented students are…
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Watergame’s initiative

The Foundation Cav. Lav. Carlo Pesenti pays particular attention to sustainable development and to everything linked to the respect of the environment, as well believes that an optimized use of…
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Institutions, Universities, Businesses: the Levers of Innovation

The annual conference of the Cav. Lav. Carlo Pesenti Foundation on the virtuous models of interaction among institutions, universities and companies, promoting the ground breaking technologies deriving from scientific research.  …
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Exhibition “The illness and the care in the pictorial occidental art”

The Pesenti Foundation supports the association "Medicina e Persona - Ospedali riuniti di Bergamo" at the exibition of painting "To treat and cure. Artistic eye and clinical eye. The illness and…
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BergamoScienza and the Pesenti Foundation

Bearing witness to its strong commitment to the environment and innovation, the Foundation will be supporting the BergamoScienza in Bergamo.   BergamoScienza, one of the first events of this kind…
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Master in Environmental Economics and Management (MEMA) Program

The Foundation has signed an agreement with Milan’s Bocconi University to give financial support for the period 2005-2007 to the Bocconi University’s MEMA program.     This initiative is part…
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Looking out on the same sea. A dialogue with Morocco

Saturday, 27th May 200 - The Pesenti Foundation lent its support to “Looking out of the same sea. Talking to Morocco”, an interesting initiative promoted by the ‘Agency for Integration’.…
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Al Tadamun Microfinance Program Egypt

  The Foundation has sustained Egyptian business women within the framework of the “Al Tadamun Microfinance Program”, the largest micro credit scheme serving women’s small and medium-sized enterprises in Egypt.…
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History and Future of the Italian Industrial System

The industrial activity in terms of growth and sustainability  and the expectations and passions of today's young people.                 Bergamo, 23 November 2005…
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MASTER IN BUSINESS ADMINISTRATION (MBA)

The Pesenti Foundation, in collaboration with the Polytechnic of Milan, finances a Master in Business Administration (MBA).                     It is a…
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Pesenti Foundation supports Fondazione S. Maria Ausiliatrice

The Pesenti Foundation supports Fondazione S. Maria Ausiliatrice – Gleno, Bergamo, Albergo Popolare Opera Bonomelli, providing emergency shelter, food and clothing to homeless and outcast people as well as medical…
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2004. Establishment of the Cav. Lav. Carlo Pesenti Foundation

Promoting research, ethics and culture to spread the values and principles of sustainable business development. A development that meets the needs of the present without compromising the social, economic and…
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