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.

Join the alumni community:

Leader del Gruppo

AlumniPolimi North America temporary Board:

  • President: Annalisa Conti, annalisa9(at)gmail.com (New York)
  • Treasurer: Corrado Toxiri, corrado_toxiri(at)hotmail.com (New York)
  • Secretary: Renato Bonomini, renatobo(at)gmail.com (Boston)
  • Vice President and Director/Team Lead of Corporate & Academia Relations: Luca Palazzotto, lucapalazzotto(at)gmail.com (Washington, DC)
  • Board member and Team member of Corporate & Academia Relations (focus on corporate): Sebastiano Peluso, sebastiano.peluso(at)gmail.com (New York)
  • Board member and Team member of Corporate & Academia Relations (focus on academia, MIT): Nicola Martino, nicola.martino(at)me.com (Boston)
  • Director/Team Lead of Communications: Davide Archetti, d.archetti(at)gmail.com (San Francisco)
  • Board member and Team member of Communications: Matteo Fabiano, matteofabiano(at)gmail.com (San Francisco)
  • Board member: Maria Elena Bianco, mebiancony(at)gmail.com (New York)

Other contacts:

  • Paolo Stefanini, pstefanini(at)hotmail.com (Miami)
  • Elisabetta Sala, elisabetta16(at)aol.com (Miami)

NEWS ED EVENTI

May 16th, 2018
AlumniPolimi Silicon Valley Happy Hour

Join the Silicon Valley AlumniPolimi Team at Vina Enoteca, the perfect venue for our informal gathering. Vina is located at the Stanford Barn in Palo Alto, next to Stanford campus, just a short drive away from downtown Palo Alto and with ample parking.

This event is free and open to Polimi alumni and their guests. No-host bar.

See you on May 16th at Vina Enoteca in Palo Alto, at 5:30 pm!

May 3rd, 2018
AlumniPolimi NYC happy hour #30!

This time we have a very special milestone to celebrate with the whole Alumni team in New York City: the 30th happy hour!

We will meet on Thursday May 3rd, at 7 pm at:
Piada Plaza, at The Plaza Food Hall
Plaza Hotel, 768 Fifth Avenue at Central Park South

If you have never been there, you'll have to find the entrance to the Plaza Food Court on Central Park South, and once downstairs just look for Piada.

December 19th, 2017
Living in the US Survey

Please take a few minutes to participate in our AlumniPolimi North America survey and talk about your experience in living in the United States. Make your voice heard and help us shape the future of our Alumni Association. Thank you in advance for your time and input!

Click here to access the Living in the US survey

December 19th, 2017
Start-Up Survey

If you are a founder, co-founder or work in a Start-Up, please take a few minutes to participate in our AlumniPolimi North America survey and talk about your experience in a Start-Up project. Your story might be featured in the next newsletter (more details in the Survey)! Thank you in advance for your time and input!

Click here to access the Start-Up survey

September 21, 2017
Special event in NYC: Branding 2.0, Image-based storytelling with Aldo Soligno, documentary photographer

Please register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alumni-polimi-ny-presents-branding-20-image-based-storytelling-with-aldo-soligno-documentary-tickets-35977711303

Join us for an Alumni Polimi North America Association networking and learning event on Thursday, September 21st 2017, at Ristorante La Ribalta in New York. Aldo Soligno, documentary photographer, will share his experience in applying the photography and documentary media and language to brand description and building. A fully sponsored networking happy hour will follow.

Some additional details:
- Speaker: Aldo Soligno, documentary photographer [www.aldosoligno.com]
- Date: September 21 2017, 7-8:30 pm
- Location: La Ribalta restaurant, 48 East 12th Street
- Cost: free

Program:
- Introduction to Aldo Soligno's image-based storytelling work
- A discussion: applying the photography and documentary media and language to brand description and building
- Q&A
- Happy hour and networking
- 8:30 pm: optional dinner (individual payment required) at La Ribalta

June 22, 2017
Special event in NYC: Alumni Polimi NY meets Ferrari New York

Please subscribe here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alumni-polimi-ny-meets-ferrari-new-york-tickets-33299194788

Join us for an Alumni Polimi North America Association networking and learning event on Thursday, June 22 2017, at Ferrari New York. Patrizio Sbaragli, Polimi Alumnus and General Manager of Ferrari New York, will walk us through Ferrari's wonderful Park Avenue location, the company history, and the brand values. A fully sponsored networking happy hour will follow.

Some additional details:
- Title: Alumni Polimi NY meets Ferrari New York
- Speaker: Patrizio Sbaragli, Alumnus Polimi and GM Ferrari NY
- Date: June 22 2017, 7-9 pm EDT
- Location: Ferrari New York – 410 Park Avenue, 10022 New York
- Cost: free

Program:
- Visit of the location
- Introduction to Ferrary's story and its brand values: technology, design, performance
- Q&A
- Networking & Happy hour
- At 9 pm: optional dinner (individual payment required)

May 11, 2017
Special event in SF: Digital Ads 2025 outlook, San Francisco

Please find more details and register here: https://www.eventbrite.com/e/alumnipolimi-north-america-digital-ads-2025-outlook-tickets-33588790978

Join us for an Alumni Polimi North America Association networking and learning event on Thursday, May 11th, 2017, at Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe, in San Francisco. A panel of experts will discuss the Digital Ads 2025 Outlook: What will digital advertising look like in 2025?

Program:
- 5:30pm - 6:00pm: greetings & light snacks
- 6:00pm - 7:00pm: discussion panel
- 7:00pm - 7:30pm: Q&A & networking
- 7:30pm: dinner

Discussion panel with:
- Francesca Mazzoleni, VP & Global Head of Digital at Campari
- Valentino Volonghi, CTO at AdRoll
- Carla Holtze, CEO & founder at Parrable
- Stefano Menti, Director of Growth at Helix
- Davide Archetti, Pricing Principal at Google

Details:
- Date & time: May 11th, 2017, 5:30 - 9:30 pm PDT
- Location: Orrick, Herrington & Sutcliffe LLP, The Orrick Building, 405 Howard Street, San Francisco, CA 94105-2669