15-17 June 2023 | Rimini, Italy

What’s the challenge?

HackTheBusiness is an entrepreneurship challenge for young minds to learn, explore and discover the secrets of DeepTech industry!

The challenge is to propose a business idea that represent a real revolution for DeepTech areas, such as SpaceTech, FoodTech or ClimateTech.

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Who can attend?

If you are an individual between 18 and 40 years old, based in Europe, with a passion for innovation and a business idea in the area of SpaceTech, FoodTech or ClimateTech - join us! 

If you are a startup based in low/moderate innovation regions in Europe, established after March 2022 - join us, too!

Where to meet us?

HackTheBusiness will be organised in Rimini Expo Centre (Italy) as part of the We Make Future event!


Apply and get access to:

Business acceleration and mentoring programme

Networking opportunities and professional growth

Interdisciplinary skills and business recognition


How to apply?

Get your free ticket by clicking below!

Note: If you wish to join us (and we really hope you do), our advise is to apply as soon as possible, as number of tickets is limited.


Take a look at the Agenda

HackTheBusiness Team

Organisers, Mentors, Speakers & Jury

Lorenzo Scatena

Secretary General at Fondazione E. Amaldi (Mentor, Speaker & Jury)

Eleonora Lombardi

Head of Business Applications Department at Fondazione E. Amaldi & Project Coordinator (Organiser, Mentor, Speaker & Jury)

Valerio Roscani

Technology Analyst at Fondazione E. Amaldi & Project Manager
(Organiser, Mentor, Speaker & Jury)

Katrin Singer-Coudoux

Researcher and Project leader at Fraunhofer IPK
(Mentor & Speaker)

Henry Nicolai Buxmann

Researcher at Fraunhofer IPK (Speaker & Jury)

Jacopo Losso

Director General at EBAN (Mentor, Speaker & Jury)

Ina Todorova

Project Coordinator at Cleantech Bulgaria (Mentor, Speaker & Jury)

Achilleas Barlas

National coordinator of EEN Hellas and adjunct lecturer at UTH (Mentor, Speaker & Jury)

Jorge Sanchez

Co-founder and Chief Strategy & Financial Officer at Corallia
(Speaker & Jury)

Nektaria Berikou

International Collaborations Manager at Corallia

Veronica Spadoni

Head of Business Unit "Business Accelerator and Innovation Ecosystems at Fondazione Piemonte Innova – Cluster Manager at ICT Innovation HUB

Paola Belingheri

Researcher at Luiss Business School
(Mentor & Jury)

Daniel Silva

Project Manager at F6S
(Organiser, Mentor & Jury)

We will HackTheBusiness again, but until then...

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