Business meeting is one of Operæ’s distinctive assets.

This year, the B2B meetings programme grows by expanding the meetings and diversifying the economic stakeholders involved. The meeting agenda is structured in 3 sections:
1. Companies, 2. Hotels, 3. Artisans that will meet Italian and international Designers, Galleries and Architects.

1. BUSINESS MEETING – COMPANIES

The meetings promote potential partnerships, talent-scouting and new business opportunities between Italian and international companies and Italian and international designers exhibiting at Operæ as well as a selection of local designers.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

Companies may apply to the B2B programme by sending an email to todesign@operae.biz with subject “Business Meeting Companies” no later than 29th September 2017.

2. BUSINESS MEETING – HÔTELLERIE

The meetings foster new business opportunities related to the customisation of atmospheres, the purchase of objects, the selection of furnishings and the interior design, by putting in contact international and local hotels with designers and gallerists exhibiting at Operæ as well as a selection of local designers and architects.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

Hotels can apply to the B2B programme by sending an email to todesign@operae.biz with subject “Business Meeting Hotellerie” no later than 29th September 2017.

3. BUSINESS MEETING – FUCINA ARTIGIANA

The meetings underline the commitment in the enhancement of the Piedmontese artisanal tradition sustained by Operæ with the project PHM | Piemonte Handmade and they promote new collaborations between 10 local artisans (in addition to the 10 winners of the PHM | Piemonte Handmade 2017 call) and Italian and international designers exhibiting at Operæ as well as a selection of local designers.

HOW TO PARTICIPATE

The artisans can apply to Fucina Artigiana by sending an email to info@operae.biz with subject “Business Meeting Fucina Artigiana” and attaching the following material no later than 22nd September 2017

  • CV
  • A motivational text
  • 3 pictures of their production

The food sector is excluded from the participation in “Business Meeting Fucina Artigiana”.

The B2B meetings will take place during Operæ and they will be coordinated by the Organisation by developing a meeting agenda in accordance with the preferences of the parties involved.

For more information please contact todesign@operae.biz