Chiara Spinelli (itCup

Jul 11, 2014, 6:00 – 9:00 PM

Presto verrà annunciato!, Presto verrà annunciato!, Pisa, 56120

Chiara Spinelli, aka "Lady Crowdfunding", is one of the leading expert in crowdfunding in Italy. She's been the project manager, the first crowdfunding platform in Italy, and recently helped the Journalism Festival to raise over $135K in crowdfunding. Beginning her carreer as a copywriter, she's passionate about storytelling: she's convinced that crowdfunding is about people, not money.

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Chiara Spinelli, alias Lady Crowdfunding, è una delle maggiori esperte di crowdfunding in Italia. Dopo aver iniziato la sua carriera come copywriter, dal 2010 al 2012 Chiara è stata la project manager di Eppela, la prima piattaforma di crowdfunding in Italia La sua visione sul crowdfunding è semplice quanto efficace: il crowdfunding non riguarda i soldi, ma le persone. La comunità di persone che si raduna attorno ad un prodotto o ad un'idea è la chiave per il suo successo. Lo storytelling è il trait d'union fra le persone, le idee e i finanziamenti. Uno dei successi più recenti di Chiara è stato aiutare il Festival Internazionale del Giornalismo di Perugia a raccogliere oltre 100.000€ in soli 90 giorni. Oggi Chiara Spinelli è project manager di itCup, la business competition di (l'Autorità per il registro dei domini .it). Chiara inoltre una delle autrici di CheFuturo! ed è stata più volte speaker al TEDx. A Startup Grind, Chiara condividerà con noi i segreti del crowdfunding, spiegando come attrarre interesse e capitali per finanziare la propria idea di startup. Un incontro che non vorrete perdere! -- Chiara Spinelli, also known as Lady Crowdfunding, is one of the leading experts in crowdfunding in Italy. After beginning her carreer as a copywriter, from 2010 to 2012 Chiara has been the project manager of Eppela, the first crowdfunding platform in Italy. Her idea on crowdfunding is simple as effective: crowdfunding is not about the funds, it is about the crowd. The community that you build around your product is the key to succees. In Chiara's perspective, storytelling is the trait d'union between people, ideas and funds. One of Chiara's latest success has been helping the International Journalism Festival of Perugia to raise over €100K ($135K) in just 90 days. Right now Chiara Spinelli is the project manager of itCup, the business competition by (the Italian Registration Authority for internet domains). Chiara is one of the authors of CheFuturo!, the leading national blogs on startups, and she's also been a TEDx speaker. At Startup Grind Pisa, Chiara will share with us the secrets of crowdfunding, revealing how to raise interest and money for your business idea. Surely, an event you don't want to miss!

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  • Chiara Spinelli




Friday, July 11, 2014
6:00 PM – 9:00 PM UTC


Networking and Food
Fireside Chat


  • Salvatore Rosania

    Startup Grind

    Chapter Director

  • Luca Del Col Balletto



  • Riccardo Bruschi


  • Leonardo Villella

    Tuscan Solutions

    Marketing Manager

  • Paola Ciaramella

    Journalist, Web Content Writer, Seo Specialist

    Communication Manager

  • Beatrice Del Col Balletto

    Political science and international relations student

    International Communication Manager

  • Matteo Piras


    Statutory Auditor

  • Alfredo Salvatore

    Sensor ID Srl

    IoT&AI Digital Evangelist

  • Nicola Tanzini

    Digital Hub

    Digital Innovation Hub Advisor

  • Ansh Chaudhary


    Business International Mentor

  • Matteo Favilli

    Open Innovation & Strategy Advisor

  • francesco falaschi

    AI Evangelist

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