On January 17th, 2024, from 3:00 PM to 6:30 PM, the event organized by Invest in Tuscany and The European House – Ambrosetti will take place at Palazzo Borghese in Florence.

During the event, some of the most relevant topics for the development of Tuscany will be addressed, including: the scenario of investment attraction in Tuscany, the main megatrends in the global context, the reference scenario for the regional economy, Tuscany’s positioning in the strategic Tableau de Bord for monitoring competitiveness compared to other Italian territories, in-depth analyses and proposals to support the growth of the economy and competitiveness of Tuscany and its production system, starting from some key sectors and cross-cutting areas. Analyses and proposals from the 2024 Report of the Tuscany Community will also be presented.



2:30 pm – 3:00 pm

Gathering in the conference room

Moderate the meeting

Silvia Sgaravatti, Journalist and TV host, Class CNBC


3:00 pm – 3:10 pm

Address by the President of the Tuscany Region, Eugenio Giani

3:10 pm – 3:20 pm

The overview of Italian and foreign investments in Tuscany and the investment attraction activities of Invest in Tuscany

Filippo Giabbani, Head of the Department for Business Policies and Investment Attraction Initiatives, Tuscany Region

3:20 pm – 3:40 pm

The main global megatrends impacting the attractiveness of territories and business decisions

Fabrizio Maronta, Scientific Advisor and Head of International Relations, Limes

3:40 pm – 4:00 pm

The evolution of foreign direct investments in Europe and Italy and the positioning of Tuscany

Jacopo Dettoni, Editor, fDi Intelligence Financial Times – UK

4:00 pm – 4:10 pm

The future activities of the Tuscany Region for promoting foreign investments

Paolo Tedeschi, Director for Territorial Competitiveness of Tuscany and Managing Authority, Tuscany Region

4:10 pm – 4:20 pm

The perspective of foreign investors and collaboration with the Tuscany Region

Paolo Ruggeri, Coordinator of the Multinationals Commission, Confindustria Tuscany and Vice President, Baker Hughes – Nuovo Pignone



4:20 pm – 4:25 pm

Introduction to the proceedings

Alessio Fiaschi, Head for Tuscany, The European House – Ambrosetti

4:25 pm – 4:40 pm

Presentation of analyses and proposals from the 2024 Report of the Tuscany Community

Pio Parma, Senior Consultant, Scenarios and Intelligence Area, The European House – Ambrosetti

4:40 pm – 5:15 pm

Roundtable Discussion – Challenges for attracting investments and growth for Tuscan companies

Amedeo Teti, Head of the Department for Business Policies and Market and Protection Department, Ministry of Enterprises and Made in Italy

Niccolò Moschini, Corporate Communications and Institutional Relations Director Italy, Kering

Anna Ruocco, Senior Advisor Foreign Investors and Director of LAB-OIE, Confindustria

Leonardo Marras, Councillor for Economy, Productive Activities, Credit Policies, and Tourism, Tuscany Region

5:15 pm – 5:50 pm

Roundtable Discussion – The twin transition as a competitiveness factor for the regional production system

Giulia Monteleone, Director of the Department of Energy Technologies and Renewable Sources, ENEA

Georges Madessis, Country Manager Italy, INEOS Inovyn

Luigi Lazzareschi, CEO, Sofidel

Monia Monni, Councillor for the Environment, Circular Economy, Soil Defense, Public Works and Civil Protection, Energy, Tuscany Region


5:50 pm – 6:25 pm

Roundtable Discussion – Material and Immaterial Endowment of the Tuscany Region: Challenges and Opportunities

Davide Ciferri, Head of the Mission Unit for the National Recovery and Resilience Plan, Ministry of Infrastructure and Transport

Paolo Noccioni, President, Baker Hughes – Nuovo Pignone

Stefano Ciuoffo, Councillor for Digital Infrastructure, Relations with Local Authorities, and Security, Tuscany Region

Alessandra Nardini, Councillor for Education, Vocational Training, University and Research, Employment, International Relations, and Gender Policies, Tuscany Region)

6:25 pm – 6:30 pm

Concluding Remarks

Paolo Tedeschi, Director for Territorial Competitiveness of Tuscany and Managing Authority, Tuscany Region