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7 October 2020 - 18:00

The Future of Florence: Building a Knowledge Economy


A panel debate

  • What are the key ingredients for a vibrant knowledge economy … and does Florence have them?
  • What must be done to create the right environment for innovation and international entrepreneurship to flourish?  
  • How can we build a successful knowledge eco-system in Tuscany?



Marco del Panta, special adviser to the Mayor of Florence
Morgan Fiumi, Florentine American digital entrepreneur
Steven Brittan, President of SACI Florence
And others … 


There are three ways to join the event:

1)  In person at the Harold Acton Library of the British Institute of Florence.
Please reserve your place here, as seats are strictly limited because of COVID safety regulations.


2) On Zoom (no reservation necessary), simply clicking on this link: at 18:00 on Wednesday 7th October


3) Via live streaming on Facebook – at the British Institute page.


The session will be interactive, with questions and comments from the audience encouraged.


There is no charge for seat reservations or to attend the event on Zoom, but we ask you to consider making a donation to support the Institute and its beautiful library if you wish to attend an event.

Thank you for your support.