Digital changes everything, it creates new opportunities and challenges. Wind Tre believes in the participated management of innovation and it therefore sustains innovators, activists and digital entrepreneurs
ICT services are a key tool to facilitate knowledge sharing and to foster the cultural and professional growth of people. This is why Wind Tre actively participates in an integrated eco-system which consists in universities, start-ups, incubators and company enhancers, digital companies which particularly support younger generations and the solutions provided by social innovators and digital entrepreneurship.
Wind Transparency Forum
“Wind Transparency Forum – Ideas for a more open world” is the initiative which highlights and praises transparency in all its forms, making Italy a more modern country and respectful of rules.
The digital magazine tells “big and small stories of transparency”, selected innovative experiences from Italy or from other countries, which, thanks to the web can exchange data and information and manage to make people work together.
The magazine is bonded to the Wind Transparency Awards, the “transparency prizes”, allocated to the Italian initiatives which improved transparency towards citizens and clients, providing efficiency, participation and abide by the rules.
Wind Business Factor
Wind Business Factor is the virtual incubator launched in 2011 to support the creation and the development of companies and of young entrepreneurs in Italy. The platform is destined to startuppers which want to work with the funds of Venture Capital or develop the Business potentials already started off with the training, the contest participation and the research of partners.
But even the “beginner” students can find information and training resources to orient themselves better in the working world, just as “restarters”, entrepreneurs with experience, can find support in the growth and the relaunch of their companies through internet and the Business models of digital businesses, in an increasingly competitive market.
Academy is the section which offers free training paths to develop the entrepreneurial capacities needed for start-ups and the relaunch of small and medium enterprises through internet and the digital business models.
The Wind Startup Award and the Wind Green Award allows selected companies to access a training path alongside a team of coaches and mentors skilled in digital markets. The outstanding ones get to follow an acceleration path to support the launch of their product.
Luiss Enlabs, the biggest company accelerator in Europe, is situated near Rome’s main train station covering over 5000 sq. Metres. A real start-up hub recognized at both a national and an international level. The incubator offers courses, services and contacts with potential investors.
Wind Tre and the Luiss university were part of the project since the beginning with the goal to supply students and aspiring entrepreneurs an important opportunity in the working world, transforming the best business ideas in initiatives of economic success.
Luiss Enlabs supports the best business ideas, giving the future entrepreneurs the chance to develop their business supplying them with offices, entrepreneurial courses and the assistance of skilled coaches. The partnership produced collaborations with qualified digital startups which became part of the offer of Wind Tre services.
Wind For Fund
Wind For Fund is the crowdfunding initiative in partnership with DeRev, one of the most active platforms in Italy, to sustain social projects with the use of a sharing economy charity fund model.
Crowdfunding englobes different goals:
- scouting and the enhancement of innovative ideas;
- engagement and the participation of people who were chosen to check its efficiency and value;
- accountability and the sense of awareness in citizens.
One can contribute to the campaigns for three months, during which DeRev’s team offers free support and consultancy in the preparation, management and distribution of the campaign.
Wind Tre also guarantees a non-repayable contribution of 5.000 euros to the projects that first reach 50% of the budget.