We are pleased to announce an interesting networking evening with the topic “Business development and e-commerce in Italy” to be held in Rome. The speakers will be Vice President Godelieve Cooymans of Proaxxes Srl and Olaf Bussink of E-taly Srl.
Godelieve will discuss the activities of her company, which are inter alia providing commercial business growth services in Italy to foreign companies and to Italian SME’s on the global market place.
The services delivered by Olaf are similar to those of Godelieve but for e-commerce companies that wish to operate in Italy. Olaf will also tell us about the fast-growing Italian e-commerce market and illustrate some particularities such as the fact that Italians are starting to order goods with their telephone.
The presentations will be followed by a buffet-dinner.
The NRBC evening will take place on 7 March at 19.00 hours. Only members can attend the evening.
On May 22, 2017, the NRBC Netherlands Roman Business Club, organized, in close collaboration with the Embassy of the Kingdom of The Netherlands in Rome, a very interesting and successful networking evening at the residence of his Excellency, Ambassador Joep Wijnands.
The topic of the evening was behow innovative real estate projects can requalify an urban area and stimulate the local economy.
We are honored that we had the following important speakers among us:
– Frank Uffen, Director of PartnershipsofThe Student Hotel (TSH). TSH is currently themost active Dutch real estate developer in Italy. Mr. Uffen illustrated us shortly howconcepts like TSH (hybrid hotel/student residence)can stimulate theeconomyin acity district. The Student Hotel is currently working on new locations in Bologna, Florence and Rome.
– Carlo De Vito, PresidentofFS Sistemi Urbani(the real estate company of the Italian railways). Mr. De Vito showed us redevelopment proposals of the seven “railway areas” in downtown Milan from various international architecture firms, including Mecanoo, a well-known Dutch architecture firm based in Delft, the Netherlands.
–Alessandro Belli, Head of Tourism Real EstateofCDP Investimenti SGR S.p.A. Mr. Belli presented briefly the role of his fund management company (which is owned by Cassa Depositi e Prestiti SpA, ACRI and ABI) as a potential partner for (i) the Italian public administrations (in order to boost tourism by investing in infrastructure), (ii) hotel management companies (to support growth through the separation of Opco’s/Propco’s and to favor new openings), and (iii) institutional investors (to jointly invest in tourism real estate).
– Paolo Desideri, partnerof the architectural firmABDR. Prof. Paolo Desideri shared three innovative projects realized by his firm in Italy, among which the new high-speed railway station of Rome Tiburtina. NRBC member Gijs Pyckevet, who works at ABDR, has actively participated in the design of this project.
– Adolfo F.L. Baratta, Associate Professor in Architecture Technology, Department of Architecture of the Roma Tre University. Prof. Baratta gave us a brief overview of the development of the Erasmus program in numbers of students moving within Europe in relation to student housing available in the various European cities and the Italian legal framework for the (co)financing of student residences.
Slides of the speakers’ presentations can be requested by sending an e-mail to:firstname.lastname@example.org
The NRBC thanks Ambassador Wijnands and his wife Carmen for their hospitality and having contributed in a major manner to a very successful and wonderful evening at their residence in Rome.
We are very pleased to announce that the next NRBC evening will take place on May 22th.
The topic of the evening will be how innovative real estate projects can requalify an urban area and stimulate the local economy.
We are honored to have the following important speakers among us:
– Felix Hillen, Managing Director of The Student Hotel (TSH) and Frank Uffen, Director of Partnerships of TSH. TSH is currently the most active Dutch real estate developer in Italy. Messrs. Hillen and Uffen will illustrate us shortly the TSH concept.
– Carlo De Vito, President of FS Sistemi Urbani (the real estate branch of the Italian railways).
– Alessandro Belli, Head of Tourism Real Estate of CDP Investimenti SGR S.p.A.
– Paolo Desideri, partner of the architectural firm ABDR.
Please note that this NRBC evening is a closed event which is only accessible for members and that available places are limited.
If you would like to participate, for more details please send an RSVP to: email@example.com
We are very pleased to announce that the next NRBC evening will take place on May 22th.
This evening, the top management of The Student Hotel, currently the most active Dutch developer in Italy,will illustrate us shortly how concepts like TSH, can stimulate the economy in a city district. We also plan to invite Italians to speak about urban development projects in Italy. More information will follow.
Please note that this NRBC evening is a closed event which is only accessible for members.
With reference to the “Save the Date” we sent out earlier, we are happy to confirm the details of the next networking evening that will be held in Florence onTuesday May 24th!
Theme: What is the goal of the NRBC and who are its members?
The idea is that every present member will give a short introduction of him/herselfand his/her workin the English language. MAX time per person is 3 minutes, similar to the Japanese method calledPecha Kucha!
Following the Pecha Kucha introductions, Angela Mannaerts (President) and Godelieve Cooymans(Vice President) will explain the objectives and thefuture of the NRBC.
The evening continues with a typical Italian Apericena!
We will have two rooms at our disposal, including a covered terrace, where, in case of good weather, we can enjoy our Apericena!
Fees per person: € 25.00 all in for members and € 35.00 all in for guests. If still due, you may consider to take the opportunity to provide for the settlement of your annual fee at the entrance (€ 35,- per person for 2016).
We look forward to seeing you in Florence!
RSVP before or on Friday, May 20th, sending an e-mail to: firstname.lastname@example.org
The location disposes of a garage parking for up to 4-5 cars.
The buses that pass close to the location arebuses 11 and 17, leaving from the Central Station. Get off at the Piazza Savonarola stop and then just take a5 minutes’ walk (cross the square diagonally and then continue until halfway the Via Pier Capponi).
Kings day celebration for all Dutch people in Rome and surroundings in the middle of the nature but nearby Rome, with:
Dutch treats i.e. pannenkoeken, stroopwafels, poffertjes, bitterballen
Vrijmarkt i.e. books, dvd, toys
Dutch games as koekhappen, ezeltjeprik, spijkerpoepen
Furthermore: activities and games with donkeys for adults and children with Damiano Biscossi of the Donkey project.
From 15:00 until 18:00 o’clock. Dress code: orange! Registration needed before 20 April: email@example.com, please indicate the number of people (adults and children), and eventual interest in a sellers place at the Vrijmarkt.
Entrance fee: € 12, 50 p.p.
Did you already renew your NRBC membership for 2016?
In that case, you only pay €7, 50! We will provide the registration desk with the updated member list.
On November 19th, 2015, in Rome we welcomed Karin Jironet, co-founder of InClaritasandJuliette Kouters and Renee van Zandvoort of ImagoSuMisura.
She is co-founder of InClaritas, a foundation for future governance, that guides global organizations towards greater cohesion,harmony andimpact and specializes in applying spiritual principles to the problems of modernity, as these can be found in boardroom dynamics. Among her clients she can count on important banks as ABN-AMRO, ING, and the Dutch Central Bank.
Dr. Jironet is an internationally published author of articles and books onnew approaches to organizational development as well as on the daily practice of leadership.
The Art of Personality People around the world tend to agree that personality is not restricted to outer expression only, but, that personality flows forth from within. It is when you express yourself coherently with your inner feeling of ‘me’ that makes others perceive you as authentic. In this workshop we will play with ways of bridging your inner life and images of yourself with its outer expressions.
ImagosuMisura Juliette Kouters and Renee van Zandvoort of ImagoSuMisura offer a wide variety of services to enhance your personal style, color, identity and image.ImagoSuMisura offers consultancy services as well is functioning as aninternational training institute. Online and offline. They focus on the people within companies and organisations.
Do you work in your outfit, ordoes your outfit work for you? Research proves that clothing has an effect on the psychological mindset. Someone who is formally dressed, feels more competent, creative and rational than his colleagues in casual outfits.
During this lecture you will learn how you can make your identity and qualities visible in your clothing. How would it be if your clothes and image express who you truly are?
After the presentations there was time to personally talkwith them enjoying a rich Italian Apericena.
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