NEWS

The interviews, studies, videos of the Festival del Futuro: a project to draw the new world.
Francesca Rossi (IBM Global Leader): "Let's educate artificial intelligence by example"
Francesca Rossi (IBM Global Leader): "Let's educate artificial intelligence by example"

Francesca Rossi (IBM Global Leader): "Let's educate artificial intelligence by example"

Transparency, explainability, alignment of values, elimination of prejudices. These are just some of the fronts on which experts from all over the world are called to confront to create a more ethical artificial intelligence ecosystem. Which passes through choosing the right examples to teach machines. Francesca Rossi, IBM global leader for AI ethics, distinguished research scientist at the IBM TJ Watson Research Center in New York and member of the group of experts commissioned by the European Commission to build guidelines on artificial intelligence, there explains what are the next challenges for the sector, also in light of the great changes brought about by Covid 19. Interview by Silvia Pagliuca.

Mister Candy Crush greets his creature. And it gives us three golden rules for doing business
Mister Candy Crush greets his creature. And it gives us three golden rules for doing business

Mister Candy Crush greets his creature. And it gives us three golden rules for doing business

Riccardo Zacconi, founder of The King, announces his farewell. In doing so, he entrusts social media with a long reflection on his path and on three essential rules for growing in the business, especially in difficult moments.

Alessandra Sciutti (IIT): "I study robots to discover the secrets of human behavior"
Alessandra Sciutti (IIT): "I study robots to discover the secrets of human behavior"

Alessandra Sciutti (IIT): "I study robots to discover the secrets of human behavior"

What drives the relationship between humans and machines? Will we be surrounded by super intelligent robots in the future? And how will this change our perception of the world? Alessandra Sciutti, researcher in charge of the CONTACT unit of IIT - Italian Institute of Technology - guides us in the most advanced research in the field of robotics. With a caveat: we must have a human-centered approach and ... a Barbie. Interview by Silvia Pagliuca.
Photo: Italian Institute of Technology.

Watch the webinar: "Startups and investments, the opportunities of the post-covid world"
Watch the webinar: "Startups and investments, the opportunities of the post-covid world"

Watch the webinar: "Startups and investments, the opportunities of the post-covid world"

In the unprecedented post-lockdown economic scenario, what is the role of innovation? This is the theme of the third Future Talks webinar promoted by the Festival del Futuro, entitled "Startups and investments, the opportunities of the post-covid world", which went live on the web on 10 September 2020. Starring Vincenzo Russi, co-founder and CEO of E -Novia, Alberto Fioravanti, President and founder of Digital Magics and Enrico Pisino, CEO of the Competence Center Industry Manufacturing 4.0, moderated by Luigi Consiglio, president of GEA.

Mauro Conti, the professor who teaches cybersecurity: "The market is hungry for experts to prevent attacks"
Mauro Conti, the professor who teaches cybersecurity: "The market is hungry for experts to prevent attacks"

Mauro Conti, the professor who teaches cybersecurity: "The market is hungry for experts to prevent attacks"

Digital runs fast and cybersecurity must chase it. To do this, cybersecurity experts are needed, and Italian universities are organizing to train them. Because today the new attacks are directed at the security systems themselves. So the scholars of the sector must investigate the vulnerabilities in advance. Mauro Conti, the professor in charge of the master's degree course in cybersecurity at the University of Padua, tells about it to Giulia Cimpanelli in a podcast of the Festival del Futuro.

Veronafiere restarts safely with physical and digital events. The Festival of the Future is back
Veronafiere restarts safely with physical and digital events. The Festival of the Future is back

Veronafiere restarts safely with physical and digital events. The Festival of the Future is back

Veronafiere announces the calendar for the second half of 2020: trade fairs, congresses and events start again safely in September, responding to the needs of companies and markets. Also present is the second edition of the Festival del Futuro, from 19 to 21 November.

Business Excellence Award 2020

Stay up to date, sign up for the newsletter!

FESTIVAL DEL FUTURO

VERONA | 19th-21st of November 2020

After the success of its first edition in November 2019, Festival del Futuro is back bigger and better. Now more than ever, it is important to listen to the most knowledgeable experts to understand the macrotrends behind the changes that influence our lives. Technology, work, health, food, welfare, training, transport and urbanisation are just some of the topics to be discussed.

WHY TAKE PART?

Anyone who wants to fearlessly take on the challenge of shaping the future should be present in Verona. The second edition of Festival del Futuro is aimed more than ever at people who want to build their own future. During the three days of the festival, Verona will also become a place where entrepreneurs, investors, startups, university research centres, future thinkers, students and institutions can all meet - a unique chance to build relationships and experience the future first-hand.
But Verona in those three days also becomes the meeting place between entrepreneurs, investors, startups, university research centers, future thinkers, students and institutions, a unique opportunity to create relationships and touch the world to come.

EXPERIENCE THE FUTURE: the physical community

Experience the Future is the place to see, touch and test innovation. A 2.0 fair in which to confront face to face with the latest frontier of technology, as part of the Festival of the Future, from 19 to 21 November 2020 at Verona Fiere.

An innovation village that hosts the 100 best Italian startups and innovative SMEs together with research centers and the best of Made in Italy innovation. 

EXPERIENCE THE FUTURE: the digital community

1
A digital shop window where start-ups and SMEs can gain visibility and be discovered by investors and large companies.
2

A community where you can enter into contact with potential partners and access tailor-made services.

3
A platform which is active all year round, in which all the most innovative technologies are just a click away.

PROMOTERS

Festival del Futuro was created from a partnership between Harvard Business Review Italia, the most widely distributed Italian management magazine, the Gruppo Editoriale Athesis, the main media company from one of the richest areas of northern Italy, and Eccellenze d’Impresa, a platform for the study and the scientific divulgation of culture and of Italian enterprise’s most cutting-edge achievements.

2019 Patrons

2019 Partners

2019 Scientific Partners