Rome Business School’s Open Innovation Lab


RBS Innovation Lab is a Meeting place between companies and talents, in the perfect perspective of Open Innovation, in which to cultivate innovative projects and to solve business challenges.

RBS Innovation Lab offers companies the opportunity to innovate in an open way, leveraging the Goddesses, solutions, tools and skills that come from outside, beyond the traditional business boundaries.

RBS Innovation Lab is the environment in which companies can turn ideas and projects into startups with the aim of diversifying the business, innovate Internal processes and accelerate growth and positioning on target markets.

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11 weeks ‘ work *, where participants will analyse all key aspects related to the development of an innovative solution with the aim of presenting a minimum viable product (MVP) to partner companies.

* The course will be entirely in English and involve selected students with different backgrounds: Marketing, Finance, HR, IT, Arts, Web & Design.


Designed to provide an approach lean, flexible and collaborative with the intent to meet the needs of companies. RBS Innovation LAB supports front-class meetings with startuppers, entrepreneurs, investors, and work sessions with the support of a coach and mentor.

A conclusion of the route, ideas will be presented in a pitch day With the participation of partner companies and potential investors


Understanding of needs and expectations through interviews

Continuous updates and comparisons on project developments

Support of consultants and experts who follow open innovation paths and the evolution of technologies

  • idea generation
  • business model
  • customer experience
  • finance & risk profile
  • KPI & Operations
Go to Market


RBS Innovation Lab has been conceived and designed thanks to the collaboration between the Rome Business School and Seedble, business accelerator operating in Italy, the Netherlands and Switzerland.

Mentors have long-term skills and experience in the startup world, matured toWith close collaborations with Italian and foreign incubators and accelerators.