Italian major Eni launched its new HPC5 supercomputer on Thursday - the world's most powerful in the industrial sector - hailing the system as further progress towards clean energy, the company said in a statement. “Today Eni unveils a supercomputing system with key features which are unique in the industrial world. This system is able to ...accele...

From domestic robots to space robots. 100 Italian stories from south to north that tell of technologies ready to improve people’s lives: innovations applied to daily activities, healthcare, industry and research. It is the country described by Enel and the Symbola Foundation in the fourth report on Made in Italy innovation “100 Italian Robotics and...

Wednesday, February 19, 2020. 6:00 PM – 8:00 PM PST. The Orrick Building, 405 Howard Street, 8th Floor, San Francisco, CA 94105. Join BAIA, in collaboration with Orrick, for our yearly startup review event featuring two Italian founders who had their respective Silicon Valley tech companies acquired in 2019. The moderated panel event features Simon...

D-Heart è una piccola azienda biomedicale certificata, che grazie al duro lavoro del suo team quotidiano vende l’elettrocardiografo portatile per smartphone in più di 16 paesi del mondo con contratti di distribuzione esclusiva, dall’Australia al Cile, passando per il Sud Africa e Kenya. L’idea è venuta a due ragazzi under 30, Niccolò Maurizi e Nico...

Physics Professor Massimiliano Galeazzi is no stranger when it comes to working with scientists and astrophysicists at NASA. Back in 2018, he participated in the Poker Flat Sounding Rocket Campaign with NASA and other academic institutions to launch three rockets into outer space from a site in Alaska. For that mission, Galeazzi was the principal i...

Today marks the 35th installment in a series of articles by HumanProgress.org titled Heroes of Progress. This bi-weekly column provides a short introduction to heroes who have made an extraordinary contribution to the well-being of humanity. You can find the 34th part of this series here. This week, our hero is Enrico Fermi, the Italian-American ph...

As part of its ongoing mentorship program with startups from the Italian region of Emilia-Romagna, the IACC Texas continues to connect Italian innovators with business leaders and business opportunities in Texas. Most recently, the IACC hosted Marco Cappellini, founder of Confirmo, an app developed by Marco and his team of programmers. Confirmo is...

La Commissione europea punta 200 milioni di euro a supporto dell’innovazione nel settore aerospaziale, in partnership con la Banca europea per gli investimenti. Metà di questi fondi vanno a finanziare il programma per il nuovo lanciatore Ariane 6, l’altra metà è finalizzata al supporto dell’innovazione e delle piccole e medie imprese, partendo prop...

Everyone seems to love Italy. You can visit Tuscany in Ubisoft's Assassin's Creed 2 sub-series, and roam a fantasy city inspired by Venice in Final Fantasy 15. You can fight in Venice in Final Fight 2 and in Pisa in Castlevania: Bloodlines. You can drive on Italian roads in Gran Turismo and you can ski on the Alps in Steep. You can murder in an ima...

Fully 94% of Italians are ready to stop using plastic bottles, a survey said Thursday. The survey by the European Investment Bank and the French market research firm BVA showed that most Italians were willing to make the move to tray and help ease the climate crisis. According to the survey, some 66% of Italians have already stopped using plastic b...