Alumni North America

Our goals:

  • Sustain the creation of a network of people and contacts in the United States and Canada, of which all Alumni of Politecnico di Milano can benefit
  • Advocate for the brand of Politecnico di Milano in the United States and Canada
  • Contribute to increase attractiveness of Politecnico di Milano for students in the United States and Canada

Ask for support in your city if you need business contacts, visa-related info, apartment-hunting-related info, help to find work or internships, etc.

Leader del Gruppo

AlumniPolimi North America Board:

  • President: Annalisa Conti, annalisa9(at) (New York)
  • Treasurer: Corrado Toxiri, corrado_toxiri(at) (New York)
  • Secretary: Renato Bonomini, renatobo(at) (Los Angeles)
  • Lead of Corporate Relations: Sebastiano Peluso, sebastiano.peluso(at) (New York e Los Angeles)
  • Lead of Academia Relations (MIT): Nicola Martino, nicola.martino(at) (Boston)
  • Lead of Communications: Matteo Fabiano, matteofabiano(at) (San Francisco)
  • Board member: Maria Elena Bianco, mebiancony(at) (New York)

Other contacts:

  • Paolo Stefanini, pstefanini(at) (Miami)
  • Elisabetta Sala, elisabetta16(at) (Miami)


April 16th, 2020, 7 pm
AlumniPolimi NYC: March 12 Start-Up Night

We are pleased to invite you to the AlumniPolimi NYC Start-up Night, on April 16th at 7 pm.

The night will showcase Polimi start-uppers in the most diverse and different fields, to explore the universe of Italian entrepreneurship in NYC. When we say start-up we usually think about tech, but there is so much more. From biotech to food, from design to architecture, how does one decide to launch a start up? What are the challenges and success? What does the future hold?

Panel moderator will be Antonio Tomarchio, Founder and CEO of Cuebiq, who will also host us for the evening at Cuebiq’s Head Quarters, 15 West 27th Street, 9th floor, New York, NY 10001.

Agenda for the evening:
7:00-7:30 pm: arrival and check in
7:30-8:00 pm: Intro and Cuebiq highlights [Antonio Tomarchio, Founder and CEO of Cuebiq]
8:00-9:00 pm: Panel:
- Valentina Dallacasagrande, Founder and Chief Scientific Officer at reVision Therapeutics
- Riccardo Accolla, Director of Digital Food Science at
- Giulia Scargetta, Founder of Tasty Ribbon
- Andrea Guatta Caldini, Director of Design at KDA
- Jessica Repetto, Founder of Studio Repetto
9:00-10:00 pm: Networking drinks

Wine will be sponsored by Vias Wine, thanks to our colleague alumnus Federico Zanella.
The event is planned with the support of ZMG Synergies.
The official photographer for the event will be Aldo Soligno.

January 30th, 2020, 7 pm
AlumniPolimi NYC - Networking Happy Hour

Happy 2020, and welcome to another year full of activities and events!

To kickoff 2020, we are planning a networking happy hour on Jan 30th, at 7 pm at Bar Veloce East Village, 175 Second Avenue (between 11th and 12th Street).
We will also discuss the types of activities and events that we are planning for 2020.

Please let us know if you are planning to attend, and looking forward to seeing all of you in a few weeks!

16 Dicembre 2019, 7 pm
AlumniPolimi NYC Christmas Dinner
This year has been full of activities, events, new partnerships, and many new members of this Alumni community. Let's celebrate 2019 with our traditional Christmas Dinner!
Join us for an evening of food tasting, wine pairing, networking, and fun:
December 16 at 7 pm
Vias Wine, 875 6th Avenue, Suite 1500, New York, NY, 10001
Significant others are also welcome. Let us know if you're planning to bring your kids - yes, you can!
The evening is sponsored by Vias Wine, thanks to our colleague alumnus Federico Zanella: we will be guests in their headquarter, and we will taste their wonderful wines.
Food will be provided by Lucciola Ristorante Italiano.
The event is planned with the support of ZMG Synergies.
The official photographer for the event will be Aldo Soligno.