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Transborder Key Enabling Technologies and Living Labs for the Dairy value chain

The Dairy value chain (DVC) faces joint challenges at Mediterranean level: the growing market demand for high quality and safe products and the industrialization of farming and globalization. In this context, cross-border cooperation is needed to create the critical mass of research results marketable by spin-offs to address the entire...

CEO for A Day 2021

CEO for a Day is a community-wide talent initiative aiming to connect Miami’s future leaders with South Florida CEO and C-suite executives for a day of mentorship and shadowing. Last year, over 70 local CEOs and C-suite executives from both corporate and small businesses, including Florida Blue, the Miami Marlins,...

General-purpose robot for object retrieval in warehouses

From August 2020 to October 2020, the Human Brain Project (HBP)  launched 4 Calls for Expression of Interest inviting researchers to submit projects to add new expertise to the HBP community and to its research infrastructure EBRAINS, with the aim to contributing to the further development of the EBRAINS’ platform...

ENEA awarded Key Innovator by ‘European Innovation Radar’

ENEA, Paul Scherrer Institut and Politecnico di Torino were awarded the Key innovator prize by the ‘Innovation Radar’ of the European Commission for developing an innovation studied and tested as part of the European project Waste2Watts. An highly efficient clean-up process for biogas contaminants removal, it was developed in the...

Florida Space Coast Cybersecurity Forum

The threats to you, your company and the Economy & Complying with the Cybersecurity Maturity Model Certification (CMMC) Standards   The Department of Defense (DoD) has provided Florida’s business community with an enormous opportunity with their investment in our state. With more than $22 billion a year spent on contracted...

Horizon Europe’s first strategic plan 2021-2024

Commission sets research and innovation priorities for a sustainable future The European Commission adopted the first strategic plan for Horizon Europe, the new EU research and innovation programme worth €95.5 billion in current prices. The strategic plan is a novelty in Horizon Europe and sets the strategic orientations for the...

Mariangela Zappia is the new Italian Ambassador in the USA

Italian government chooses woman for first time as U.S. representative Mariangela Zappia is graduated in political science and international relations and holds a post-graduate degree in diplomatic and international relations at Universitá di Firenze. She joined the Foreign Service in 1983 when she was appointed to the Legal Service and...

Save the date and don’t miss out on IEFA 2021 events!

Come and join us to discover what the world’s most influential leaders have to say as we enter a new era nearly a year after the crisis hit. The IEFA is happy to announce this year’s general themes for its upcoming four Conferences: September 13-16, 2021: the 27th edition of...

Italy in Transit

Fifth International Sympsium | Mach 19-20 | Virtual event ZOOM:  tinyurl.com/italy-in-transit Meeting ID 883 4756 8867 Passcode EG9fjF   Program FRIDAY, MARCH 19, 2021 5:00PM EST Opening of the Fifth International Symposium Greetings by Bret Danilowicz, FAU Provost Cristiano Musillo, Honorable Consul General of Italy in Miami 5:30PM-6:30PM EST Italians Far...

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