eMerge Americas: researching, investing and innovating are the keys to grow
“Know-how, scientific research, innovation and technology are the strategic assets available to the Italian companies to excel and show the world their capabilities and potential” , This is the statement of Fabio De Furia, President of the Miami Scientific Italian Community, at the opening of eMerge Americas, the main event in the US and Latin America focused on new technologies, scheduled in Miami on April 18th and 24th.
“In this sense, – De Furia continues – eMerge Americas is the great opportunity to meet the major players in the industry, discuss with the decision makers and the influencers, find partners and investors for research projects and promote the technological Made in Italy to the markets, such as Miami and Florida, which represent an important commercial, technological, logistic and financial hub for the entire American continent”.
The aim is to present the Italian entrepreneurial excellence of small and medium-sized enterprises linked to innovative sectors and, through a partnership platform, to encourage the meeting and dialogue with research centers, venture capital, private equity, and universities, business incubators, large and medium-sized innovation companies and the capillary fabric of research and development in the USA and internationally.
eMerge Americas is a venture-backed platform focused on transforming Miami into the tech hub of the Americas. The eMerge signature event, launched in 2014, is a global tech conference held annually at the Miami Beach Convention Center, attracting more than 16,000 attendees from 40 countries and over 3,900 unique participating organizations. In addition to the annual conference, eMerge organizes and hosts year-round executive summits, innovation challenges, startup pitch competitions, masterclasses, webinars, as well as publishes venture activity and investment insights reports. For the last decade, eMerge has served as a catalyst for innovation and investment across the Americas, working at the forefront of building the South Florida entrepreneurial and tech ecosystem.