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  • January 31, 2024
    AI@EDGE
    FBK-coordinated European project to build a secure, flexible and reusable artificial intelligence platform wrapping up
  • January 30, 2024
    Virtual reality: the FBK-TS4.0 study published in the scientific journal “NATURE”
    "Use of personalized virtual environments in people with cognitive impairment": this is the title of the study published in the prestigious international high-impact journal Scientific Reports - Nature (Sci Rep - ed. Springer Nature) and conducted by FBK researcher Susanna Pardini, as part of TrentinoSalute4.0 activities.
  • January 29, 2024
    European project revitalises rural areas with smart innovation packages
    The EU-funded project SMART ERA, worth €6.5 million, aims to revitalise rural areas using smart innovation packages to combat depopulation.
  • January 26, 2024
    People at the center of artificial intelligence
    A growth of 50% in strategic agreements with national companies and 30% in patents and startups through the development of innovative technologies and artificial intelligence, the only tools to face change, now a distinctive daily feature of our time.
  • January 25, 2024
    President Ferruccio Resta presented a preview of the 2024-2027 office term plan in Trento.
    Concrete and measurable goals redefine Fondazione Bruno Kessler's new mission and a new organization to achieve them more effectively.
  • January 24, 2024
    Leadership in a context of scientific excellence
    Fondazione Bruno Kessler is a research and knowledge production organization. By virtue of these identity characteristics, FBK decided to open 2024 with an inspirational talk on the topic of scientific leadership, dedicated to its staff.
  • January 17, 2024
    Governing Artificial Intelligence: the role of public policy and Europe’s example
    The recent surge in the artificial intelligence (AI) debate has been fueled by the release of ChatGPT and more recently the European Parliament and Council's agreement on the AI Act. This groundbreaking legislation will regulate AI use in the EU by imposing varying levels of obligations, restrictions, and prohibitions based on different risk categories. The AI discussion is no longer confined to the realms of computer science and engineering but has expanded to include philosophical, legal, economic, and sociological questions due to its wide-ranging implications.
  • January 16, 2024
    Understanding Misinformation and Science in Societal Debates
    In a new research project, we explore the interaction between misinformation and science on social media during COVID-19. The UnMiSSeD project brings in not only computational social sciences but also media and communication studies and has clear connections to science communication.
  • January 16, 2024
    AgrifoodTEF: the first field tests
    One year after its launch, the European project coordinated by FBK is working for companies wishing to validate their innovative solutions under real-life conditions of use.
  • January 12, 2024
    Lorenzo Incoronato wins award for best paper on public policies
    The young researcher has won the second edition of the award given by FBK-IRVAPP. He will present his work in Venice on Jan. 23 before participants of the International School on Impact Evaluation
  • January 11, 2024
    Clinical ethics and new technologies: open issues in healthcare
    A public conference to take stock of clinical ethics and new technologies was held on December 14 and 15, 2023. Organized by FBK through the interdisciplinary collaboration between the Digital Health & Wellbeing and the Religious Studies centers, in cooperation with Interdisciplinary Group of Clinical Bioethics and Ethical Counseling in Health Care, Italian Society for Health Technology Assessment and Pontifical Academy for Life.
  • January 9, 2024
    Mosquito-borne diseases: a study estimates possible risks including in Italy
    Researchers from Trento-based Fondazione Bruno Kessler Foundation participated in the work published in the scientific journal The Lancet Planetary Health
  • January 5, 2024
    Val di Sole: a “health friendly” area
    The Department of Health and Social Policies of the Province, through TrentinoSalute4.0, officially launched a new territorial laboratory called “Vivere la Salute in Val di Sole” at the end of 2023.