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  • March 30, 2018
    How can the web and social media help medicine
    Interview with Eugenio Santoro, Head of the Health Informatics Laboratory at the "Mario Negri" Institute of Pharmacological Research in Milan
  • March 27, 2018
    Webvalley 2018: blockchain, artificial intelligence and privacy
    WebValley 2018: over 70 applications from 17 and 18 year-old kids from all over Italy. This year's theme: Machine Learning for Healthcare with Privacy-by-Design
  • March 27, 2018
    Digital manufacturers: the green revolution starts here
    What are the sustainable jobs of the future? Why does sustainability become a social obligation for everyone, including small, medium and large companies? Why will the professions of the future have to integrate technical skills - primarily digital - and soft skills with the aspect of care of the ecosystem, an asset that belongs to all and that must be preserved and handed down to those who will come after us?
  • March 27, 2018
    From the hotspot to the street. The story of two women from Comoros
    Last episode of the column by Osvaldo Costantini on the European migration government
  • March 27, 2018
    The “Explorators of Photonics” Project Gets Busy
    During the past weeks, the students involved in the project have visited the Povo FBK headquarters to follow two seminars and visit the IRIS and IFN-CNR laboratories
  • March 26, 2018
    The veil in the Islamic world (and outside)
    In recent years, in particular after the Twin Towers attacks on September 11, 2001, growing attention has been paid to Islam, until then generically associated with sandy dunes and pointed minarets and then increasingly recognized within the Western world as unsuspecting and exotic next door tenant
  • March 26, 2018
    CrowdInsights – how, when and where people move within a city
    FBK participates with the I3 Research Unit to help the consortium investigating how people manage urban data in order to design effective and efficient tools
  • March 26, 2018
    MAIA: Artificial Intelligence is not only for robots
    MAIA stands for Advanced Model of Artificial Intelligence and is the robot from which FBK initiated some of the main strands of its research in the field: speech recognition, digital visualization, natural language analysis and planning
  • March 22, 2018
    “Science at 6 o’clock” starts with a sprint
    The MUSE Café hosted the first event, dedicated to glyphosate, of the series of science happy hours. The event was attended by over seventy people
  • March 21, 2018
    Toward 5G for Aircraft Communications
    The EIT Digital Innovation project ICARO-EU addresses a new integrated high capacity direct-air-to ground communications system. FBK research center CREATE-NET contributed to the system prototype design and implementation
  • March 19, 2018
    The ethics of machines
    The ability to create intelligent machines gives rise to many ethical issues for human beings, some very profound, others more "practical". Here's what we discussed at the "Co.Scienza" festival on March 8 in Trento
  • March 16, 2018
    My internship in FBK, from Kazakhstan
    Every year, Kazakh National University named after Al-Farabi gives an opportunity to every student to pass an internship in any country in the world. This is an excellent opportunity for students of this University
  • March 14, 2018
    From Iraq to Trentino on the road to artificial intelligence
    Ahmed Fadhil was born 30 years ago in Mosul, and then moved to a village in southern Iraq. During his teens he had little access to computers or the Internet, but this did not stop him from cultivating a strong passion for research and development of artificial intelligence related software.
  • March 13, 2018
    FBK hops on the bike for “Trentino Pedala” again
    "Trentino pedala" (Trentino cycles), the contest that involves the Euregio areas (Trentino, Souh Tyrol and Tyrol) with the aim of encouraging citizens to use the bicycle more frequently in daily commuting, is back. The initiative will be starting on March 18; there will be time until September 16 to travel at least 100 km
  • March 12, 2018
    Preventing cyberbullying with artificial intelligence: the CREEP European project kicks off in Trentino
    Cyberbullying, i.e. the systematic and repeated aggression carried out on digital media through technological means, is a growing phenomenon
  • March 12, 2018
    “Science at six o’clock”: happy hours and chats between researchers and citizens
    The science popularization events promoted by the Autonomous Province of Trento are back. Six meetings scheduled at MUSE-Museum of Sciences starting from Wednesday, March 21 at 6 pm to talk about current issues with researchers from the University of Trento, MUSE, Edmund Mach Foundation and Fondazione Bruno Kessler
  • March 8, 2018
    On 26 February 2018, al-Farabi Kazakh National University and FBK signed the Agreement on Cooperation for the purpose of further perspective relations between two countries in educational and scientific fields, taking into account close international relations between the Republic of Kazakhstan and Italy.
  • March 8, 2018
    RELIGION TO GO! Religion in the virtual world
    From the discovery of fire to the printing of the Bible, technology has never stopped involving religion. FBK's ICT and Humanities Centers work in synergy on the implications of an app that can virtualize objects and places of worship.
  • March 7, 2018
    Is space curiosity or business?
    At the opening of the Co.Scienza festival, the president of the Italian Space Agency Roberto Battiston and the science popularizer Adrian Fartrade were the protagonists of a lively debate about the ultimate goal of space exploration
  • March 6, 2018
    The Green Economy Festival is being hosted In Trento from March 13
    Confirmed guests include FBK President Francesco Profumo, Matteo Thun, Catia Bastioli, Alberto Vacchi, Francesco Starace, Massimo Sideri, Salvatore Majorana, Stefano Micelli, Aldo Bonomi.
  • March 6, 2018
    FBK-ISR | 14th Action against racism Week | Riva del Garda
    Valeria Fabretti and Sara Hejazi, researchers with the Center for Religious Studies, are at the 14th Action against Racism Week (Riva del Garda) to present the book "The mad dream of Neve Shalom Wahat Al-Salam", curated by Brunetto Salvarani
  • March 5, 2018
    Going to the Theater in the City of Electrons
    The project for schools, which aims to create a scientific and informative text, has come to life: at the end of a thrilling challenge, the work of the "Maffei" high school in Riva del Garda, which described the physics of semiconductors in a theatrical key, has been awarded the prize