Startup Weekend in Turin just completed with participation from over 120 attendees (50%business 20% designers and 30% technical folks)+ 25 coaches/mentors +41 extra people attending final pitches + some journalists (RAI, LaStampa,CheFuturo, ) + many bloggers. Over 46 initials ideas were pitched which was narrowed down to 15 teams! The Winning team was Burst, an app that contexualizes news for users. The second place was Intoino a web platform to instrument  Intoino hardware and the third place was SpringTime a social platform for people that want to share hobbies. A special prize was for Linked Green an application to help consumers to choose eco sustainable packagings. 

Some press

http://www.ninjamarketing.it/2012/06/11/startup-weekend-torino-2012-evento/

http://blog.nicolamattina.it/2012/06/startup-weekend-torino/

http://www3.lastampa.it/torino/sezioni/cronaca/articolo/lstp/457784/

http://www.chefuturo.it/2012/06/startup-weekend-torino-e-social-innovation-camp-milano/