The "Innovation Hub" is the area of the Milano Hub dedicated to the support and development of the initiatives proposed by supervised intermediaries (e.g., banking, financial, and insurance intermediaries).

The Value of the proposal will be evaluated through the following criteria: systemic relevance and scalability; completeness; sustainability and innovative content. The Viability of the proposal is evaluated through the following criteria: measurability and security.

In this context, the criterion of Value will have a greater weight than Realizability.

How to participate

The application for admission is free of charge and reserved for those who meet the Requirements specified above.

To be eligible, the following documents must be completed and digitally signed:

  • application (Form A);
  • general data and proof of fulfilment of the objective requirements (Form B);
  • personal details of the entities that participate as a group (Form B other participants);
  • Declaration of fulfilment of the integrity requirements (Form C);
  • project proposal for the Innovation Hub (Form D2);
  • Business Plan (Form E).

For further information, please, write to info@milanohub.bancaditalia.it.

The stages of the participation process

  1. APPLICATION

    27/09/2021 - 29/10/2021
    Presentation of candidacy for Call for Proposal 2021

  2. EVALUATION

    30/10/2021 - 28/11/2021
    Evaluation period for the applications

  3. SELECTION

    13/12/2021
    Deadline for the announcement of the selection's results

  4. DEVELOPMENT

    January 2022
    Start of the activity. Each selected project will be assigned a support team that will follow its development