Art Others Science and Technology

ARTCENTRICA brings Art to school

ArtCentrica is an EdTech startup that has created an awarded cloud service that allows to appreciate and learn about over 7,000 artworks from the Uffizi Galleries, Brera Museum, Metropolitan Museum of Art of New York, Art Institute of Chicago, Cleveland Museum of Art, Rijksmuseum, Städel Museum, Central Institute of Graphics in Rome and many more, […]

Cinema and Photography Science and Technology

“The four lives of Federico Faggin” at the Italian Cultural Institute SF – Dec 15

December 15, 2022 | 6:30 PM Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco @INNOVIT710 Sansome St, San Francisco Federico Faggin shares his fascinating journey through the ages, from being born in war-time Italy to living the American dream as he became the renown physicist, serial entrepreneur, designer of the first microprocessors and inventor of devices we still […]

Science and Technology

ISSNAF BAC Talks series – Nov 15

This 10-minute presentation format spotlights Italian scholars and scientists working in the extended Bay Area. You will find the topics captivating regardless of your field of interest. ISSNAF celebrate four outstanding Marie Curie Fellows speakers: Alessandra Cianciosi University of Amsterdam | Stanford University Valentina Dal Cin Università Ca’ Foscari, Venezia | Stanford University Federico Dallo […]

Economy Others Science and Technology

INNOVIT, Italian Innovation & Cultural Hub has its official website

INNOV.IT brings the best of Italy together – culture, business, technology, and science – in a one-of-a-kind space for global innovation. The result? A unique opportunity for those who are driving Italian innovation to interact with the venture capitalists, startups, universities, R&D centers and policymakers that make Silicon Valley the epicenter of the tech world.  The […]

Italian Language and Literature Others Science and Technology

UNDERSTANDING “MADE IN ITALY”: A conversation with Riccardo Illy, by IIC SF – Apr 6

UNDERSTANDING “MADE IN ITALY” THE ART OF EXCELLENT PRODUCTSEnchanting Customers with Premium Brand Experiences April 6, 2022 | 6:00PM   A conversation with Riccardo Illy at the Firehouse, Fort Mason, on the occasion of the release of his new book THE ART OF EXCELLENT PRODUCTS: Enchanting Customers with Premium Brand Experiences. Event moderated by Kathy […]

Art Science and Technology

Created in Italy: an aptitude for the impossible

The Italian touring exhibit, Created in Italy – An Aptitude for the Impossible, will make its first overseas appearance at the Italian Cultural Institute of San Francisco, in the new INNOVIT – Italian Innovation and Culture Hub. The exhibit, which focuses on the landscape of Italian industry, features some of the most outstanding examples of new […]

Food Science and Technology

The local and global environmental impact of Italian food cultures: SLOW FOOD and TERRA MADRE

“This lecture analyses the engagement of Slow Food and Terra Madre as a practice of glocalism, local practices that have global repercussions, and discusses how food, food producers, food cultures, and landscape are deeply interconnected and can raise awareness regarding the current global debates on food, agriculture, climate change, and sustainability.”

Art Science and Technology

OTTO OGGETTI – A Brief History of Italian Design Told Through Eight Objects

The 5th edition of Italian Design Day (IDD) will take place in 100 cities all over the world. The theme chosen for this edition, Design and Materials: The New Sustainability of “Made in Italy,” will be expressed with particular attention to sustainability by 100 “Italian design ambassadors” – architects, designers, academics, business people, critics, communicators – who will bring […]