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Business digiTal Outlook Research Program


BTO at CIO Talks, Vienna 




 Published: 15th March 2017  

On March 30th BTO will take part at “CIO Talks”. The event is organized in collaboration with Vienna University of Economics and Business, and will face the topic of “Empowering Digital Life”. The main speech will be held by Alexander Stock, A1 IT Director, current responsible for transformation and development of A1’s IT environment. He will present how the era of digitalization is impacting existing companies, their products and organizations. He will also show how A1 is exploiting the advantages of digital transformation for the internal organizational and technological development.  


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BTO: Partner at the DevOps event organized by International Institute of Business Analysis Slovenia Chapter 




 Published: 10th March 2017  

On 22nd March, in Lubiana - Slovenia, BTO will participate as Partner to a one day event on DevOps, organized by IIBA Slovenia Chapter.


Felice Pescatore, Disciplined Agile Certified and Microsoft MVP ALM, will held a workshop dedicated to the Disciplined Agile 2.1 framework. Felice will describe the value of DevOps highlighting how the cultural transformation involves the whole organization and not only the Dev & Ops’ actions.


The main topics which will be faced during the event are:


  • DevOps, nice to meet you
  • Holistic vision is the key
  • The Three Ways of DevOps
  • Road to Disciplined DevOps: from DAD to DA 2.17
  • Discover DA 2.1:
    • Disciplined Initiative
    • Disciplined DevOps
    • Disciplined Growth


Consult the program, visiting:



BTO: Partner of the “Agile Lean Conference 2017” 




 Published: 15th February 2017  

The Agile Lean Conference Italy 2017 is a one-day event that aims disclosure of everything that revolves around the Agile, Lean and innovative Startups’ world. This year will be a special focus on skills and competences as coaching, leadership, basic facilitation project managers, team leaders, scrum master, and neo-entrepreneurs of today and tomorrow.

BTO will participate as Partner, deepening these new trending topics, giving an academic and practical perspectives.

Felice Pescatore, BTO Research Manager and Enterprise Lean Coach & Disciplined Agilist, will face the “DevOps & Outsourcing: strategies and concrete practices” speech.


When: 28th February, 2017

Where: Rome, Spazio Attivo Roma Tecnopolo Tiburtino


Consult the program visiting



BTO Special Guest at “Agile. DevOps. Plan” workshop by CA Technologies 




 Published: 9th February 2017  

BTO participated as special guest at the "Agile. DevOps. Plan" workshop by CA Technologies, explaining the value of Applied Research in the context of Digital Transformation, in particular in the Agile and DevOps world. Together with the guests of CA Technologies, we have analyzed the Project Portfolio Management and the Agile Methodology topics. The workshop presented also the DevOps philosophy with an academic and practical perspectives, deepening the main features. The workshop represented an opportunity to explore new mindset aimed at collaboration between teams, understanding the principles which underpin this work philosophy.



BUPs premia le startup più innovative e lancia il primo acceleratore di startup nel cuore di Milano 




 Published: 9th November 2016 

L’innovazione digitale, l’Industria 4.0 e l’Open Innovation sono entrate improvvisamente anche nel dibattito politico, mentre sembra che il fenomeno della nascita e crescita delle startup sia ormai un tema ampiamente trattato.

Eppure, rimangono ancora delle domande a cui dare una risposta: qual è la vita, la durata e la percentuale di successo delle tante realtà che ogni giorno nascono in Italia?

La risposta viene fornita da BUPs, programma di incubazione e accelerazione rivolto al mondo delle startup che partirà il 1 gennaio 2017, nato sulla base di una ricerca scientifica finanziata da BTO Research e coordinata da Vincenzo Morabito e Vincenzo Perrone, professori presso l’Università Commerciale Luigi Bocconi.

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GUARDA IL VIDEO "BUPs rewards the best innovative startups"




BTO is glad to share with you a great news! 




Dr. Ajaz Hussain – an esteemed member of BTO Family since May, 2015 – contributing as ‘Principal Advisory – Research & Analytics’ after earning his PhD (IT) degree from Politecnico di Milano, Italy. As an IT professional with strong PhD level technology research portfolio, having +10 years diverse academic- and industry-level experience in various sectors, including R&D Department, Project Management, Technology Services and Consulting, and Software Development. His research interests include identification of Social Network Analysis, Big Data & Analytics, Social Influencers & Influence, Semantic Networks, Information Systems, Sentiment Analysis, and Scalable Graph Visualization.

Tireless efforts of Dr. Ajaz under chiselled his research and resulted into the state-of-the-art publication in World’s Top 100 Journals in Information Systems domain (Information Systems – Journal – Elsevier, SJR: 1.2 - 45th Rank, 64 H-Index, IF:1.832, 5-Yr-IF: 2.105 ).

Article Link: (Free-Access, validity 50 days, until December 30, 2016)

BTO heartily congratulate Dr. Ajaz for his accomplishment and valuable contribution.



BTO at the Quirinale - Premio dei Premi 2016 




We are glad to announce that BTO has won the “Premio dei Premi 2016” and the “Imprese per Innovazione” prize organized by Confindustria and Apqi (Italian Quality Prize Association) in collaboration with Intesa Sanpaolo bank.

The competition rewards every year the companies which distinguish themselves for being able to invest in innovations within their structures and obtain or increase their competitive advantage through those investments.

We have won the prize for the “innovative projects strategy planning, integrated with company policies and strategies, which improved financial achievements”.

“These acknowledgements are very important for BTO which is growing day by day and it’s going to consolidate its brand with the main institutional prospective stakeholders.” Said Vincenzo Morabito, BTO scientific coordinator.

Today Florenzo Marra, BTO Italy Country Manager and Alessio Campi, Head of HR Department, have received the prize by the President of the Italian Republic, Sergio Mattarella.

Thanks to all the BTO team and our supporters!


Clicking this link it's avalaible the news on the main italian financial newspaper "ilSole24ore"



CIO Talks: how to face digital transformation


 Published: 27th October 2016 

BTO is glad to present "CIO Talks" events, organized in collaboration with Vienna University of Economics and Business.

The first event will be focused on digital transformation in multinational companies.

Stay tuned and discover more at the link below.





BTO at Cloud and DevOps World Event


 Published: 16th June 2016

BTO is always looking for new ideas, opportunities and challenges. We strongly believe in sharing best practices. This year we will attend the Cloud and DevOps World Event. This year’s edition will no longer focus on Cloud implementation, but the strategies, business models and technologies which can activate the Cloud, and drive new opportunities for your organization. It will be an opportunity, through case studies, to understand how to drive a business into the digital economy and to realise the potential of Cloud Computing. Click here for discovering more about the event, participants and sponsors.


BTO Sponsor for EMCIS 2016 


BTO is sponsor for the 13th “European, Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems” (EMCIS 2016), which will be held at Krakow, Poland.


EMCIS is one of the premier conferences for Information Systems academics and professionals, covering technical, organisational, business and social issues in the application of Information Technology.


For more information, please visit the website 

BTO receives official endorsment by the UK Government 



 Published: 26th May 2016

We are glad to publish the endorsment letter signed by the UK Trade and Investment Department. Thanks and greetings to all BTO Team!

Ref: Acknowledgement Letter for BTO Research Ltd

To Whom it May Concern,

I would like to confirm and acknowledge the services rendered by BTO Research Ltd across a range of organisations within the UK and Internationally. The company is active in the fields of applied research and knowledge and technology transfer. Read More



BTO App is now available!


 Published: 13th May 2016 

BTO is glad to present BTO Connect! The new app is now available on Play Store and App Store for iOS devices. Through our new app you can keep yourself updated about BTO events and you can find key speakers, contents and documents about our products. Hot topic, overviews and infographics: what you need for your daily business is available on BTO Connect. Download our App for Android and for iOS



BTO new Website 


 Published: 10th May 2016

BTO is proud to present its new website! New design, updated contents and new sections: these are the ingredients that will let you to discover BTO reality and offering. You can find our activities, what we can do for your business and news about our events. Discover more visiting our website!


BTO New Office – Luxembourg


 Published: 26th February 2016

BTO doesn’t stop growing and we are glad to announce that today, 2016, BTO has a new Legal Entity in Luxembourg. For further information click here.


BTO New Office – Vienna


 Published: 22nd January 2016

BTO doesn’t stop growing. We are glad to announce that today, 2016, BTO has a new Legal Entity in Vienna. For further information click here.


Wirtschafts Universität Wien


 Published: 22nd January 2016

BTO has established a new Academic Partnership with Wirtschafts Universität Wien with the aim of fostering the spread of knowledge supporting research activities in the areas of Information Business, Organization and Management of IT, and Digitalization. This collaboration also aims to develop a professional network, which increases the dialogue between Academic Research, University and Enterprises.


BTO becomes S.p.A.


 Published: 17th December 2015

Business digiTal Outlook Research Program changes its type of legal entity and becomes BTO Research S.p.A. The company, founded in 2004 by Professor Vincenzo Morabito, has its headquarter in Milan and offices in many foreign countries like Rome, London, Paris, Luxembourg, Munich and Madrid. After ten years of exponential growth in terms of business and collaborators, the Top Management decides to open this ambitious project to new investors who strongly believe in innovation, young talents and in the scientific research.


Universidad Carlos III de Madrid


 Published: 12th September 2015

BTO is looking forward to a number of forthcoming joint projects with Universidad Carlos III de Madrid. The main goals of this collaboration are the enhancement of research opportunities on the subjects of technology, innovation and digital development for the creation, communication and application of new knowledge and the establishment of a wide-ranging network of academic and professional experts.


Grenoble Graduate School of Business


 Published: 11th July 2015

BTO has signed an Academic Partnership with Grenoble Graduate School of Business (Grenoble Ecole de Management). The aim of this collaboration is the development of a research network of academic and professional experts, focused on the analysis and the managerial application of the main digital and IT issues.


BTO per EMCIS 2015


 Published: 26th May 2015

BTO is sponsor for the 12th “European, Mediterranean & Middle Eastern Conference on Information Systems” (EMCIS 2015), which will be held at Athens, Greece. EMCIS is one of the premier conferences for Information Systems academics and professionals, covering technical, organisational, business and social issues in the application of Information Technology. The event will address the main IS discipline with regional as well as global perspective. For more information, please visit the website.


BTO New Office – Munich


 Published: 21st July 2014

BTO is extending its activities in other countries. We are glad to announce that today, 2014, BTO has a new Legal Entity in Munich. For further information click here.


BTO New Office – London


 Published: 01st February 2013

BTO is growing day by day and we are glad to announce that today, 2013, BTO has a new Legal Entity in London. For further information click here.


BTO New Office – New York


 Published: 01st January 2013

BTO is going to become more international. We are glad to announce that today, 2013, BTO has a new Legal Entity in New York. For further information click here.