Social2Business helps business people find partners

(AGI) Rho (Milan), Oct 9 - The fifth Social2Business was heldon Friday at Milan Expo 2015. About 400 young business peoplemet delegations from 13 countries with their own pavilions atthe exhibition. The event, organised by young entrepreneurs ofthe industrialists' association Assolombarda, is for sharingideas, discussion and networking between start up companies,professionals, business people and investors. Social2Business, which was founded five years ago, has put morethan 2,000 business people in touch, with about 22 percentsuccessfully using the contacts to find suppliers, customers ordevelop their businesses. Emiliano Novelli, President of theYoung Businessmens'

(AGI) Rho (Milan), Oct 9 - The fifth Social2Business was heldon Friday at Milan Expo 2015. About 400 young business peoplemet delegations from 13 countries with their own pavilions atthe exhibition. The event, organised by young entrepreneurs ofthe industrialists' association Assolombarda, is for sharingideas, discussion and networking between start up companies,professionals, business people and investors. Social2Business, which was founded five years ago, has put morethan 2,000 business people in touch, with about 22 percentsuccessfully using the contacts to find suppliers, customers ordevelop their businesses. Emiliano Novelli, President of theYoung Businessmens' Group of Assolombarda Confindustria Milan,Monza and Brianza, said: "For this fifth edition we havedeveloped a format for thematic desks, where the idea takescentre stage. At Expo groups of 20 businessmen will visit thepavilions of two or three countries to exchange views on whatbusiness experiences can be developed." Social2Business is alsolaunching a smartphone and tablet app at Expo which will allowusers meet in a virtual marketplace to share contacts, ideasand projects. (AGI) . .