The Italy Pavilion, with its Partners and Sponsors, was back in the limelight at ‘Travel & Connectivity Week’, the new global digital event at which Expo 2020 Dubai roughly one year ahead of time, gives a preview of the big themes of the Universal Expo in the United Arab Emirates.
This Tuesday, the “Pre-Expo” placed the spotlight on the Expo’s general claim (“Connecting Minds, creating the Future”) as well as on the claim for our Country’s participation (“Beauty connects People”).
Expo Talks – Travel & Connectivity Week
Emilio F. Campana (VIDEO), Director of the Engineering, ICT, Energy and Transport Department of the National Research Council (CNR) of Italy - "Urban Intelligence Science Hub per comunità sostenibili"
Chiara Appendino (VIDEO), Member of the National Association of Italian Municipalities, Mayor of Turin – “Smart Cities and the Digital Transition: an agenda for our future”
Giacomo F. Speretta (VIDEO), Cyber Security SVP Marketing, Business Development & Sales Strategy at Leonardo - “Connect urban centres for safer and more sustainable cities: Leonardo’s Vision”
Giuseppe Pirlo (VIDEO), Professor in Pattern recognition at the Department of Computer Science of the University of Bari - "Connecting Minds, Technologies and Communities - Cybersecurity to Build Sustainability"
Bruno Dalla Chiara (VIDEO), Polytechnic of Turin, Full Professor in Transport Systems and mobility manager of the University – “The Evolution of Motorized Mobility and how it Correlates with ‘Immobile’ Communication Systems’”
Michela Milano (VIDEO), Director of the Alma Mater Interdepartmental Centre of the Research Institute for Human-Centred Artificial Intelligence — (Alma AI) – “Artificial Intelligence and Sustainability”
Ernesto Damiani (VIDEO), President of the National Interuniversity Consortium for Information Technology (CINI) Senior Director, Robotics and Intelligent Systems Institute, Khalifa University, UAE – “The Use of Cybersecurity in Artificial Intelligence Systems”
Matteo Colleoni (VIDEO), University of Milan-Bicocca, Full Professor of Urban Sociology – Coordinator of RUS Mobility working group – “University and Governance of Sustainable Mobility”
Francesco Leali (VIDEO), Full Professor of Design Methods for Industrial Engineering at the "Enzo Ferrari" Engineering Department, University of Modena and Reggio-Emilia – “Motor Valley in Emilia Romagna: Research and Training for the Future of Mobility”
Italy’s contribution could be followed live on Facebook e Youtube and featured top-level speakers who offered a preview of the contents that will characterize many of the initiatives focused on the themes that will be launched by the Italy Pavilion during the 6-month Expo.
These themes include the use of artificial intelligence in the evolution of mobility and of urban living and the centrality of sustainability in the innovation and development of cybersecurity and its new uses.