Future Built on Knowledge


  • January 24, 2023
    New allies in the fight against mafia organizations. Analytical methods and machine learning in support of justice.
    Many milestones have been achieved in the field of anti-mafia legislation, from the Rognoni-La Torre Act (1982), which punishes mafia-structured organized crime by defining its peculiarities and differences from ordinary criminal association, up to Act 109/96, which mandates the public and social reuse of property confiscated from mafias. And, in addition to these, the establishment of specialized bodies such as the National Anti-Mafia and Anti-Terrorism Directorate (DNAA) and the UN Palermo Convention (2000), the world's first legislative instrument against transnational organized crime. More recent, though, is the development of some less traditional tools that aim to apply analytical methods and machine learning techniques to the investigation phase.
  • January 11, 2023
    Why Antarctica?
    With this article FBK Magazine starts a collaboration with the editorial staff of Vulcano Statale, the newspaper of the University of Milan. Every fortnight we will host a perspective of university students on the world of research, understood in its broadest sense.