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An overview of 2018

An overview of work and events carried out in 2018 - More More

by Redazione FGB, 30 January 2019 Permalink

An overview of 2018

Building a biotech cluster: a meeting with Eliot Forster

On the 22nd of November 2018, the Bassetti Foundation had the pleasure and honour of hosting the 'Building a biotech cluster: the MedCity experience' seminar, an audience with Eliot Forster. - More More

by Anna Pellizzone, redazione FGB, 28 December 2018 Permalink

Building a biotech cluster: a meeting with Eliot Forster

A Look Back on 2017

2017 was our busiest year yet at the Bassetti Foundation. This review offers an overview of the year's work on both the Italian National and broader European and international stage. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 29 January 2018 Permalink

A Look Back on 2017

Fifth Annual Conference on Governance of Emerging Technologies: Law, Policy and Ethics and Annual VIRI meeting

The Fifth Annual Conference on Governance of Emerging Technologies:Law, Policy and Ethics will be held at the new Beus Center for Law & Society in Phoenix, AZ between May 17-19, 2017, with Foundation Foreign Correspondent Jonathan Hankins in attendance to report on proceedings. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 26 April 2017 Permalink

Fifth Annual Conference on Governance of Emerging Technologies

Looking Back on 2016

2016 was a busy year for the Bassetti Foundation, involving our participation in projects and conferences and events across the world. In this editorial we cast a light upon some of the year's major events. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 17 January 2017 Permalink

Looking Back on 2016

Turning the tide or surfing the wave?

We publish an excerpt from the paper by Simone Amaldi and Guido Gorgoni in which they explore the political and economic context in which the concept of Responsible Research and Innovation has gained attention and taken shape. - More More

by Guido Gorgoni, Simone Arnaldi, 7 December 2016 Permalink

Turning the tide or surfing the wave? Responsible Research and Innovation, fundamental rights and neoliberal virtues

Responsible Research and Innovation: The Problematic Quest For Right Impacts.

The Responsible Research and Innovation: The Problematic Quest For Right Impacts International Conference took place between March 11th and 12th. In this post Jonathan Hankins offer some reflections on the many issues addressed and questions raised over the three day events. - More More

by Jonathan Hankins, 6 April 2016 Permalink

cc - photo by Avital Pinnik from Flickr

Fourth NWO Responsible Innovation Conference

On 24 - 25 August 2015 the Netherlands Organisation for Scientific Research (NWO) hosted the Fourth International Conference on Responsible Innovation in The Hague, the Netherlands. Read the report from the event. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 4 September 2015 Permalink

Fourth NWO Responsible Innovation Conference

The RRI Tools Hubs Meeting

The RRI Tools Hubs Meeting brings to Lisbon around 60 researchers, science communicators, educators and policy makers, from 30 countries, to debate and present concrete examples of Responsible Research and Innovation (RRI) in action. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 22 April 2015 Permalink

cc - photo by Marco Fedele from Flickr

Bassetti Foundation at the Responsible Innovation 2014 Conference

The conference runs through the 21st and 22nd of May and is titled 'Responsible Innovation: Values and Valorisation', and will be one of the largest conferences on responsible innovation this year. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 30 April 2014 Permalink

Responsible Innovation 2014 Conference

Focus on SciencesPo

In this article Jonathan Hankins takes a look at some interesting courses offered by SciencesPo (Paris Institute of Political Science). - More More

by Jonathan Hankins, 20 January 2014 Permalink

Focus on SciencesPo

Innovating with Beauty. Preliminary program.

In San Francisco and the Bay Area for the 2013 Year of Italian Culture in the US, Giannino Bassetti Foundation presents the culture, beauty and innovation of 'Made in Italy' design: exhibitions, debate and comparison between the cutting edge models of Italian production and the technology of Silicon Valley, towards a new economy of beauty. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 6 June 2013 Permalink

Innovating with Beauty. Preliminary program.
Read also: Full program

A Report On Responsible Research and Innovation

As a follow up to my post regarding René Von Schomberg's Matrix for Responsible Innovation I would like to point readers towards a freely downloadable document entitled 'A Report On Responsible Research and Innovation'. - More More

by Jonathan Hankins, 26 February 2013 Permalink

cc - by Crashworks from Flickr

Layers of Uncertainty

A report from the third Science Technology Policy Crossroads symposium at the Harvard University Science Centre. The symposium was entitled 'Layers of Uncertainty: Conversations on the role of uncertainty in science and technology policy'. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 8 March 2012 Permalink

cc - photo by Mathieu Struck from Flickr
Read also: La società del rischio by Giuseppe O. Longo

Ethics, Human Enhancement and Genetics. Report and Video

by Virginia Sanchini. The aim of the workshop was to investigate how the latest progress in biotechnologies impacts our understanding of the traditional matters of moral and political philosophy. Report, Video and Photos. - More More

by Virginia Sanchini, 9 December 2011 Permalink

Helena Siipi, Nicole Voncent, Soren Holm, Chistopher Wareham

Different forms of expertise

On Monday 3rd of May a seminar was held in The Bassetti Foundation conference suite with Dr Wiebe E. Bijker, Professor of Technology and Society at The University of Maastricht in Holland. we now make the video and audio recordings of the seminar available in English. - More More

by Redazione FGB, 12 May 2010 Permalink

video e slide - Bijker
Read also: Il ruolo degli esperti nella democrazia by Margherita Fronte

A short review: Conversations On Innovation, Power And Responsibility

Last week we put online a new publication of the Foundation Bassetti entitled "Conversations On Innovation, Power And Responsibility", written by Jeff Ubois and available in hard copy, downloadable pdf or Issuu (on line) versions. It is a resume' of conversations conducted between Mr Ubois and 12 internationally renowned innovators and thinkers - More More

by Redazione FGB, 8 January 2010 Permalink

Review - Conversations on Innovation, Power and Responsibility

Satellite traffic problems

On February 10th there was a traffic accident of a new type. Two satellites were involved, one an American "Iridium" communications satellite and the other an abandoned Russian "Cosmos" military satellite. The American satellite was still in use but the Russian machine had been out of service since 1995 and was no longer actively controlled. It had been launched on 16th June 1993 and was in service for 2 years. The crash took place 491miles above Siberia in one of the most popular orbits for these types of vehicle (military, weather and communications). - More More

by Redazione FGB, 24 February 2009 Permalink


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