RPA & AI National Congress 2019

Ready to become more creative, efficient and innovative

One Congress, two Locations

Milan, September 24

Rome, September 27

Make your choice!

Main purpose of the Congress is to:

  • explain why RPA is so important towards the Industry 4.0;
  • advise actual status of RPA developments in Italy;
  • share success cases of RPA applied to important Italian Enterprises;
  • lead in-depth analysis about legal and educational impacts of RPA;
  • arrange panel discussions aiming to better understand how RPA and other innovative technologies are changing the concept of work and human labor.


Location: Barcelò Milan

September 24, 2019

8:30 – 18:30


Location: Savoy

September 27, 2019

8:30 – 18:30

Patronage by

Platinum Sponsor

Vincix Group











Founder and CEO of Vincix Group, Vincenzo was an early adopter of RPA, he is one of the few people in the industry who can genuinely claim to have a fair decade of real-world RPA experience. He is an experienced professional, with a clear focus on solving business problems with technology. Leading Vincix Group, he is an early adopter and Innovator in the RPA industry.

Vincenzo Marchica, CEO of VINCIX GROUP

Co-founder and director of Wzard Innovation Ltd, a consulting practice specialising in helping organisations to accelerate their own innovation and Robotic Process Automation (RPA) programmes. In October 2018 Rob published his first book, Digital Workforce, which provides a practical step by step guide to understanding and introducing RPA.

Rob King, autor of Digital Workforce

Qualified as Chartered Accountant with EY, London, Edward ran a series of technology businesses, before consulting and advising on Outsourcing, with Accenture, Booz and ISG. He set up The RPA Academy to address the gap in the skills market, supporting ongoing evolution of the RPA platforms and ecosystem tools. Expanding with The Beacons to deliver the first “Knowledge as a Service” model for all “new-tech” training.

Edward Brooks, Founder of The RPA Academy

Drew has spent the last eight years working with both global multinationals and national governments to deliver digital transformation and improve business outcomes. As a bridge between technical specialists ‘the makers’ and business leaders ‘the enablers’, he helped clients unlock millions of pounds worth of savings, release millions of hours back to the business, and improved customer satisfaction for millions of end users.

Drew Sonden, Partner Solutions Consultant EMEA of Blueprism

An eclectic executive, with a full set of competencies and skills, developed in a long-term career path and in a broad markets’ network, belonging to Innovation Management and Transfer, Startup Mentorship, Enterprises Digitalization, Corporate Entrepreneurship and Intrapreneurship, CIOs marketplace, Author of “DataScientist” and
Co-author and curator of “Intelligenza Artificiale”

Alessandro Giaume, Author of “DataScientist” and co-Author of “AIExpert”

European business data lawyer, President of the Italian Institute for Privacy, Luca serves as an ethics & privacy advisor for EU H2020 projects and as an Expert Coach for EASME. He published studies on data protection and other legal aspects of AI, ePrivacy, GDPR, BigData, cloud, IoT, smart contracts, privacy liability, right to monetize data, freedom of information, right to be forgotten, minors’ data, profiling and pseudonymization for scientific journals and newspapers

Luca Bolognini, Founder of ICT Legal Consulting

Founder of Agile School & autor of “The 5th paradigm” (Franco Angeli) to introduce guidelines and tools for achieving a shared autonomy. Since 2011 he applies all tools of Agility to improve each Team performance and transformation.  Agile Catalyst & Agile Business Coach, PCC @ ICF, Professional Scrum Master @ Scrum Org, ICAgile Authorised Instructor.

Fabio Lisca, Founder of Agile School

Head of Operations in a consumer finance company, previously held positions of responsibility in the HR, IT, Operations and Organization departments in a leading Italian banking groups. He published the volume “Anti-money laundering. Organizational impacts in banks – The Blockchain for the KYC”

Stefano Malvicini,
Head of Operations at ProFamily SpA – Gruppo Banco BPM

Lawyer, official of Ministry of Defence, tutor at Cassino University, President of National Association for Defence and Privacy (ANDIP), Michele is specialized in information-legal methodologies at the University of Federico II and responsible of privacy and new technologies for the magazine Altalex.

Michele Iaselli, Lawyer & President of ANDIP

Digital Transformation Director of SNAI Tech, Luigi has a wide expertise on IT architectures development and IT platforms design, including programming, project management, Digitization and Innovation.

Luigi Greco, Digital Transformation Director at SNAITECH

Giovanni is Head of RPA and Desktop Digital Care in Vodafone Italy. He built from scratch the RPA Center of Excellence in Vodafone Italy and has 10+ years of experience working in Italy, China and Switzerland in Consulting, Insurance and Telco. He has educational background in Economics from Bocconi and Goteborg University plus a MBA from ELIS.

Giovanni Delle Donne, Head of RPA & Digital Care at VODAFONE

Member of the scientific committee at the International Festival on Robotics and Professor of Management at Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna in Pisa, he has been invited as speaker to many conferences promoted by scientific associations and international universities, covering topics such as robotics and innovation.

Prof.Giuseppe Turchetti, Scuola Sup. Sant’Anna, Pisa – Robotics & Work

Expert in Reorganization and Corporate Restructuring, Underwriting, Claims, Marketing Distribution, Insurtech, Marco is Blockchain Advisor for the development of the Blockchain in the Insurance Business in Europe. He is Advisor for Insurtech StartUps and International Law Firms to develop the insurance business in Italy and Europe. Advisor for Insurers, Reinsurers and large brokers in Europe to define & implement ad hoc strategies.

Marco Contini, Insurance Business Advisor

Active in Management Consulting since 20 years, with a background in IT and Finance, Andrea is coordinator of Big Data, Artificial Intelligence and RPA community in Bip, leveraging on Data to bring value to Bip’s Clients. Evangelist, business developer and subject matter expert, he believes in Data to empower human activities and enable new companies’ offering on a daily basis.

Andrea Taglioni, Big Data and Advanced Analytics Leader at BIP

Andrea is Senior Data Scientist with a broad expertise on Machine Learning, expert in Cognitive and Deep Learning to deal with texts, images and audio in order to turn unstructured data into valuable information, useful to improve and optimize Business Processes.

Andrea Lui, Cognitive Computing at BIP

With three decades of professional experience, both in Management Consulting and Corporate Finance, Giovanni invests on growing IT and Innovative companies, while persistent in reaching goals and having extensive sales and negotiation experience. He is currently partner at Arctos Partners Advisors and Director of VinciX Group Holding, a Company which delivers RPA and AI solutions.

Giovanni Sestili, Director of VinciX Group Holding

Of Counsel of Studio ARNABOLDI, Vice-President of ASSODPO, specialized in Privacy for Health, E-Health&Pharma, Data Retention, Data Preservation, E-signatures, Fabio is expert Data Protection Officer and owns various important national and international certifications in data protection as “UNI 11697/2017″. He is member of commissions of UNI as “UNI/CT526 UNINFO Attività professionali non regolamentate” and publishes various articles about Privacy for Health/E-Health and GDPR.

Fabio Giuseppe Ferrara, Of Counsel of Studio ARNABOLDI

Vincenzo is passionate of innovation, new technologies and impact of digital transformation on business models. He is senior accountant with long career in financial and insurance sector. He has managed core projects bringing new business solutions and digital innovation. As Data Protection Officer, he is currently working on the new challenges of digital change.

Vincenzo Cervino, Data Protection Officer of Groupama Assicurazioni

With strong know how in Insurance and Risk Management, BlockChain Projects and Java, Gerardo attended several courses in insurance and management and is Influencer since 2014 in such disciplines.

Gerardo Di Francesco, Managing Partner, Wide Group

Computer engineer, Nicola has specialized over time in the issues of Digitization By Law. He created the first European patent for conservation under the blockchain and he became a passionate and expert in this new digital revolution. CEO of Savino Solution, today Leader for Digitization according to the law of business processes.

Nicola Savino, CEO of Savino Solution

Recognized SME on cybersecurity and information security management, with almost 30 years experience in IBM, Domenico is speaker in the most relevant national and international cybersecurity events and Author of Scientific Papers. He is teacher in Security Information Management
and Cybersecurity since 2014 at University La Sapienza.

Domenico Raguseo, IBM Security & CTO of IBM

Head of RPA, Underwriting and Document Service in Conte.it, Sabrina, with a high customer centric vision, leads innovative projects. She is an engineer and has plus then ten years of experience in insurance, bank and consumer credit companies. She has launched the RPA center of excellence in Conte.it.

Sabrina Bovi, RPA Head of Conte.it

Currently RPA program lead in Assicurazioni Generali, she’s responsible to drive the RPA community with the aim of building common frameworks and guidelines, share best practice and use cases to speed-up the RPA adoption in the entire Group.
With strong acumen and experience in ICT consultancy, Data strategy, Data governance, big data & advanced analytics, Cristina strongly believes that Robotics is the engine at the core of the next-generation operating model.

Cristina Pirola, Group RPA Leader of Generali

Senior Research Associate at the Learning Algorithms and Systems Laboratory of the École Polytecnique Fédéralede Lausanne (Switzerland), founder and director of the Pisa Robot Film Festival, Pericle worked at the BioRobotics Institute of Scuola Superiore Sant’Anna (SSSA).

Pericle Salvini, Senior Research Associate at the École Polytecnique Fédéralede Lausanne

Simon has spent almost 30 years supporting the channel in all its various aspects.  He has worked in both large and small technology vendors, distribution, consultancy and resale, across a broad spectrum of platforms (from storage to infrastructure to networking to intelligent automation).  He is excited about the new business opportunities that connected automation can bring to partners and customers alike.

Simon Stokes, EMEA Channel Manager of Blueprism

Flaviano is a Lawyer and Professor on Contract, teaching Computer Skills at the University “La Sapienza” in Rome, Computer Knowledge and Computer Skills at the Tuscia University, Computer Science at the Marshals School of the Italian Air Force and Digital Communication at the Cassino University, former Professor in Law Informatics at the Perugia University. He is author of books, articles, notes to verdicts and collective contributions on computer law, forensic information technology and cybersecurity

Flaviano Peluso, Lawyer and Professor at the University “La Sapienza”

With several years of experience in sales management in IT, with a product portfolio range in business oriented monitoring solutions, Business Process Automation, RPA, Managed File Transfer and Cyber Security, Jenko is leading the sales team and is responsible for direct sales and partner management in South EMEA.

Jenko Gaviglia, Sales Director of HelpSystems

With an executive Master in Business Administration @ MIP, Luigi has worked to develop, implement and re-design processes in the fields of project management and business innovation. Actually Director of the ELIS ICT Department, he is now leading projects of digital innovation.

Luigi De Costanzo, Consulting & Labs Director of ELIS

Co-founder and COO of Be For, Luca, through a twenty-year experience in the BPO sector, has gained strong skills in process optimization condensed in the methodology of “Operational Excellence” understood as the reduction of total business costs combined with a simultaneous increase in the quality perceived by stakeholders, achievable through a skilful combination of Process and Technological Innovation, mixing the most innovative technologies (RPA, AI, Blockchain, Machine Learning)

Luca Terzi, Senior Business Process Management Consultant of B4 Value

Researcher @ Artificial Intelligence Observatory of Politecnico di Milano, Michele has studied the integration between RPA & AI starting from the analysis of several international Use Cases and developing frameworks to better understand this phenomenon. He is also experienced in IT Governance, and helps Companies to deliver Digital Innovation from an Organizational perspective.

Michele Zanelli, Artificial Intelligence Observatory @PoliMI

Senior Manager with more than 18 years of experience in the IT sector, in the management of complex information systems and in the development of innovative IT projects to support the business in International contexts, Andrea in recent years focused his attention to digital transformation, RPA projects and governance of Change Management, proposing initiatives and technologies, to bring financial benefits to the Company. He has strong expertise in Business and Investment planning, product development and Strategy definition.

Andrea Stillitano, ICT Manager of Europcar

With over 20 years of experience in the marketing sector, Giorgio began his career in IBM where he held various roles in marketing and sales. Then he covered important roles in various IT companies, always maintaining contact with universities that allowed him to gain a great experience in use of artificial intelligence applied to companies and, specifically, in the use of cognitive solutions for the optimization of various business processes. He then created Live Tech, whose goal is to break down barriers to the entry of AI projects, with a platform called DIS4Biz RAID that allows to quickly and easily develop AI applications, reduce costs and data scientist’s commitment to projects.

Giorgio Grappelli, CEO & Co-founder of Live Tech

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