The B2B Smart Building Italia Platform
Founded in 1971, Pentastudio is a marketing & communications agency based in Vicenza, north-east of Italy, which is one of the more economically productive regions. For over twenty years Pentastudio has supported technology companies and the building services innovation chain through events and shows of national and international importance. It is a partner of some of the main Italian trade fairs and supports the Anitec-Assinform national association of Information & Communication Technology companies operating in Italy in projects on the development of smart technologies in the home and building sector.
The Smart Building Project
Driven by the renovation of building services and their progressive digitalization, the Smart Building Project was launched in 2014. It is an integrated communications program that targets the world of construction, designers, and building services engineers. The project has a digital and print communications platform (Smart Building Italia), training and information events (Smart Building Roadshow and Smart Installer programme) and major trade shows (Smart Building Expo in Milan and Smart Building Levante in Bari)..
The events of the Smart Building platform rely on important partnerships, including those with the Polytechnic Universities of Milan and Bari, Anitec-Assinform, CNA (National Crafts Confederation), Confartigianato (General Federation of Italian Crafts), Aires (Italian Association of Electronics and Appliance Specialist Retailers), the main professional associations and many other prestigious associations.
The Anitec-Assinform Smart Building Working Group
Smart Building Italia takes part in the working table of Anitec-Assinform, the national association of Information & Communication Technology companies operating in Italy, which aims to promote discussion and cooperation between all the actors of the smart building world, like technology manufacturers, installers, designers, academia, research.