Radio newscast in Chinese for local entrepreneurs

Radio newscast in Chinese for local entrepreneurs

Posted by on Jan 7, 2016 in Blog | No Comments

“GR Imprenditore Informato” is a weekly radio newscast dedicated to Chinese entrepreneurs in the district of Prato, with information, deadlines and opportunities for a correct company management. Broadcasted by Radio Spin – Prato college radio station, every Sunday at 4 PM, with the patronage of the Municipality of Prato. The newscast is produced by Radio […]

ARCO agli Incontri di Artimino sullo Sviluppo Locale

ARCO agli Incontri di Artimino sullo Sviluppo Locale

Posted by on Nov 25, 2015 in Studi | No Comments

Our Strategic Unit on Local Development took part at Incontri di Artimino 2015 – “Local development in transition: social citizenship, management of cultural differences and new industry” – that was held in Prato on 18th – 20th November 2015. Incontri di Artimino are an opportunity for debate and learning between public and private researchers and […]

“Progetto Prato”: ARCO presenta i risultati dei progetti ASCI e FACE

“Progetto Prato”: ARCO presenta i risultati dei progetti ASCI e FACE

Posted by on Nov 24, 2015 in Blog, Progetti | No Comments

 Il  25, 26 e 27 novembre prossimi nella città di Prato si terranno convegni, presentazioni e workshop nell’ambito del Progetto Integrato di Sviluppo della Regione Toscana “Progetto Prato”, per illustrare gli interventi più importanti sviluppati a partire dal 2011, anno in cui il progetto è stato lanciato dalla Regione Toscana. Nel corso dei primi due […]

Innovative cartoons to foster civic awareness among entrepreneurs

Innovative cartoons to foster civic awareness among entrepreneurs

Posted by on Sep 18, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

“Molly the entrepreneur” is the main character of the cartoons realized for the FACE project (Formazione, Autovalutazione e Consulenza per l’Emersione) as part of the several tools designed to support local entrepreneurs in Prato to comply with legal requirements for firms’ management. The videos, both in Italian and Chinese, last around 30 seconds giving clear […]

Two papers presented at the 12th workshop of c.MET05

Two papers presented at the 12th workshop of c.MET05

Posted by on Jul 13, 2015 in Blog | No Comments

ARCO research fellows presented two on-going research projects during the 12th workshop of c.MET 05 – Inter-University Centre for Applied Economic Studies on Industrial Policy, Local Development and Internationalization – which was held at Ca’ Foscari University in Venice and Treviso between 10th-12th June 2015. 1) Fostering the compliance of productive processes in areas with […]

(Italiano) “Emersione, sviluppo e integrazione nel territorio pratese”, evento finale progetto ASCI
Ongoing internship for the students of the training Course ASCI

Ongoing internship for the students of the training Course ASCI

Posted by on May 2, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

The students of four different nationalities who are attending the training course “ASCI – Agent for the Development of Cultures and Entrepreneurship” organised by PIN S.c.r.l. have just started their internship. They will be hosted for their internship by the main local associations of entrepreneurs (Unione Industriale Pratese, CNA, Confartigianato, Confesercenti), as well as by […]

Ongoing testing of the integrated check-up tool for firms in Prato industrial district

Ongoing testing of the integrated check-up tool for firms in Prato industrial district

Posted by on Feb 18, 2014 in Blog | No Comments

Within ASCI project and in collaboration with Prof. Huanhuai Zhou of Wenzhou University (Zhejiang, China), our team is testing an innovative integrated tool for firms check-up. This tools aims at assessing firms’ compliance to mandatory legislation, in order to jointly define gradual and not-imposed upgrading plans, in accordance to the real firms’ needs. In this phase, […]

Beginning of the high-level training course within ASCI project

Beginning of the high-level training course within ASCI project

Posted by on Dec 10, 2013 in Blog | No Comments

Since today, 15 students of 4 different nationalities will attend the training course organised by ASCI project (Agent for the Development of Cultures and Entrepreneurship). The students will first attend 240 hours of practical lectures, and then they will take a 360 hours internship, being also actively involved in the action-research activities of the Local […]