Coronavirus, not only the contagion curve is growing, but also scientific publications, on the one hand, and fake news, on the other side. To navigate this growing complexity, the startup Indigo.ai has developed an algorithm called “Record”, which helps researchers find the answer to their questions in the huge pool of scientific literature. And then “Vera” a virtual assistant dedicated to the fight against disinformation. Gianluca Maruzzella, co-founder and CEO, talks about it. Interview by Giacomo Porra.
Watch the playlist with the full videos of “Innovation, engine of recovery. After the pandemic crisis: tools and objectives to compete in the long term ”, the event held on 22 October at the Teatro Comunale di Vicenza. With Alberto Baban, Marino Quaresimin, Norberto Roveri, Emilio Rossi, Arianna Visentini, Paolo Iacci, Filippo Miola, Mario Carraro and Roberto Poli.
Wednesday 30 September, preview of the second edition of the Festival of the Future, at the Brescia Chamber of Commerce with the conference dedicated to “New paradigms of the future. After the pandemic crisis: medium and long-term global perspectives ". Watch the full videos of the event.
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.
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.
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.
Cristina Pozzi (Impactscool): «Technology is not enough for the school of the future, a vision is needed»
A new balance between digital and face-to-face teaching, new skills and awareness of the great issues of the future, the challenges of the post-Covid phase. What will the Italian school of tomorrow be like? The interview with Cristina Pozzi, CEO and co-founder of Impactscool, recently named Young Global Leader by the World Economic Forum.
The interview with Helbiz CEO Salvatore Palella. While the mobility bonus is being discussed in Italy, how is the micro mobility sector evolving? Much of the production is in China, but Italy would have all the skills to build an internal supply chain.
The Italian economy faces an unprecedented link between ancient problems, the extraordinary crisis due to the pandemic, the unprecedented opportunities given by the change in European policies. They discuss it in this webinar that went online on 15 July 2020, moderated by the director of HBR Italy Enrico Sassoon, Veronica De Romanis, professor of Economic Policy at Stanford University and Luiss, Luigi Consiglio, president of GEA, Marco Fortis, professor at Catholic University of the Sacred Heart and vice-president of the Edison Foundation, and Manuela D'Onofrio, Head of Group Investments & Solutions of Unicredit. Cristiano Grosa (GEA) handles questions from the public.