Posted on Jul 11, 2014

 

A Grant of € 25 000, dedicated by Working Capital to the memory of Marco Zamperini, was awarded to the project of Mario Vigentini and Lorenzo Pompei. zamperini_big The FunkyGrant of € 25 000, dedicated by Working Capital to the memory of Marco Zamperini, was assigned to the MarioWay project. The project consists of the development of a wheelchair for people with paraplegia with a totally innovative concept, which enables disabled people to move hands-free in a semi-upright position. According to Salvo Mizzi, Head of the Working Capital Accelerator Program (Wcap) by Telecom Italy that, since 2009 helps talents and ideas to turn into innovative companies ready to enter to the market, “Marco Zamperini was a great friend and a great innovator, his contribution was fundamental for Wcap. The FunkyPrize and the MarioWay project help to keep alive his memory”.(StartupItalia! – blog.startupitalia.eu) Read the full article