Great news from Codemotion, startup in LVenture Group portfolio and based in our headquarters! The international innovation hub and reference point for a community of 570,000 software developers closes an investment round for 1,5 million Euros with Barcamper Ventures, Invitalia Ventures and LVenture Group to enhance its leadership in Europe. “We are extremely happy to have closed this round of investment which will allow us to grow and consolidate the presence of Codemotion overseas in a quick and strategic manner – said Chiara Russo CEO and Co-Founder of Codemotion -. Mara and I started out four years ago with a clear vision and our passion for technology in our hearts. Now, thanks to a team in continuous growth and with the entry of new partners, we can meet more ambitious objectives, diversifying our offer for companies and developers, that are and remain for us a fundamental value”. Today the company is a strategic partner of the biggest international players in the sector like Cisco, IBM, Google, Microsoft, Intel, Red Hat and Oracle to whom they offer the possibility to be connected to an international network of 570,000 developers and over 500 prominent representatives of the European tech community. In 2013 they launched Codemotion Kids! the special project to train the younger generations in the skills of the future such as robotics, electronics and programming software. Codemotion Kids!, with its 8 venues, is the largest technology school in Italy for kids from 8 to 18 years old, structured on an innovative didactic path based on Creative Learning. Codemotion has become a reference point for the software developers and IT companies in EMEA, where it is present with its activities in seven countries: Italy, Spain, Holland, Germany, Poland, Israel and the United Arab Emirates. "We are very proud of this important operation. Codemotion is a reality born and raised together with us at LVenture Group and in which we believed right from the start. Time has given us confirmation of the great value of this company and the investment closed today is the renewed demonstration of the trust that we have in their work” concluded Luigi Capello, CEO of LVenture Group and founder of LUISS ENLABS.