It took place on Thursday morning 28 July 2016, at the council hall of the municipality of Fiumicino, The press conference for the presentation of the international nautical fair "Sailing to Rome", the event organized by FEDEX, as an "Lazio Region partners - Lazio Innova", sponsored by the Municipality of Fiumicino and the Port Authority of Rome and Lazio to be held from 12 al 16 October at the dock of the town of Fiumicino. An exhibition of the excellence of the Lazio Region in the entire sector bearing on the economy of the sea in a position to boost economic cooperation between small and medium-sized companies from Lazio and foreign companies and offer, at the same time, a revival of the possibilities offered by the employment sector, with an exceptional economic fallout on regional planning. The President of FEDEX Arch. Alessandro Inno and Secretary Dr.. Valerio Alias ​​attended the conference which was attended by the Councillor for Productive Activities of the Municipality of Fiumicino Mr.. Anna Maria Anselmi, Delegate to the Shipbuilding and at Nautico Development of the Municipality of Fiumicino Dr.. David White and, representing the Lazio Region, Dr. Cinzia Matrascia of the Regional Directorate for Economic Development and Production Activities.

Among those present to report the Company's Director of Special Sea Economics for the Chamber of Commerce in Latin America, organizer of the Yacht Med Festival Gaeta, Dr.. Felice D'Argenzio and Vice Fiumicino Sailing Club Promotion. Giovanni Ricci.


"Sailing to Rome was created with two objectives - said the Arch. Alessandro Inno - on the one hand to demonstrate that boating in Italy and Lazio is alive, with many business realities that can represent Italy, and Lazio, in the world. Other foster new business relationships between companies and international partners through a process of internationalization. We are at the first edition of "Sailing to Rome", yet we believe we can become, soon, one of the reference events for the whole economy of the sea. The 2017 It could in fact be the turning point for the entire sector and if all together, institutions, companies, associations, the professionals, we believe this opportunity will give a concrete contribution to the revival of the economy of the sea and the entire Italian economy given that companies operating in the Blue Economy are 3% of all Italian companies and provide employment to one million people that is the 5% of employed people in the country ".


The exhibition will involve the entire economy of the sea chain. By shipyards to those who make storage and refitting, succeeding with his art to restore new life to craft. By manufacturers and boating accessories dealers to dealers and brokers. I designer, which they are a real Italian excellence. The world of logistics and port activities: thank you, cruises and pleasure with nautical charter. The entire seafood chain, fishing as well as fish processing and trade. All that concerns the tourism: hotels, Restaurants, bathing facilities. Without forgetting the research and innovation by giving research organizations space as INSEAN CNR, that will participate in promoting his project "Resmare",  and innovative start-ups such as "Edopera", produces carbon components for the marine and rewarded by the Lazio region as part of its fund reserved for companies for creativity. "We're talking about the best of Made in Italy and the companies that represent it - continued the Arch. Alessandro Inno - and we must continue to expose him. Sailing to Rome will not be a sporadic event but a regular event in the coming years. And more importantly Sailing to Rome will not only be an event but a new emotion for exhibitors, for visitors and why not also a credit to the organizers and the entire Lazio region ".

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