FESTIVAL DELLA SCIENZA 2021

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KEYNOTE SPEAKER

ANIMATAS SIMPOSIUM

Alessandra Sciutti, Keynote speaker at the ANIMATAS Symposium 2021. Talk title: "Sharing perception with a robot" (14th October 2021)

INVITED SPEAKER

PHYGITAL WEEK

Alessandra Sciutti invited speaker to the Round Table "Robot revolution: will they replace us?" organized by PHYD, Adecco digital venture within the Phygital Week (5th October 2021)

ONLINE INTERVIEW

STARTUPITALIA

Alessandra Sciutti interview on collaborative and intuitive robots (in Italian) 

interview

Alessandra Sciutti: interview on Building more sensitive robots on the online blog "Le donne nella scienza" 

PANELIST AT A WORKSHOP

HRI 2021

Alessadra Sciutti panelist at the workshop on "Lifelong Learning and Personalization in Long-Term Human-Robot Interaction" (8th March 2021)

Interview

opentalk.iit.it

Alessandra Sciutti interviewed by IITalk on the theme "What is reality?"

Interview

laRepubblica.it

Alessandra Sciutti interviewed on a daily italian newspaper laRepubblica - Genova in the occasion of the International Day of Women and Girls in Science.

Interview

Radio InBlu2000

Alessandra Sciutti interviewed on Radio InBlu2000 in the context of the project entitled "Emotions": a series of meetings dedicated to Rita Levi Montalcini.

Talk

amicidelmuseodoria.it

Talk organized by the association "Amici del Museo Doria" of Genoa in a lecture series entitled "Nature & Culture".

Interview

webmarketingfestival.it

Online event within Web Marketing Festival about the concept of shared perception as part of the affective processing mechanisms towards a real-world affective computing system.

Interview

festivaldelfuturo.eu

Online interview by the team of Festival del Futuro about the potential future scenarios of the relationship between humans and robots that will focus on an anthropocentric approach.

Radio Interview

raiplayradio.it

Cover interview by the radio show "Eta Beta" on Rai Play Radio about the ways in which robots will help us getting out of the Covid-19 crisis.

Article

technologyreview.it

Article on technologyreview.it (3rd August 2020) about the latest projects of the TR35 award winners in 2016. TR35 is a peer-reviewed annual award published by MIT Technology Review  ITALIA magazine, naming the world's top 35 innovators under the age of 35.

Interview

ilsole24ore.com

Interview on national newspaper website Il Sole 24 ORE (28th February 2020) about the multidisciplinary approach to robotics and the robots' abilities. Themes that will be discussed within a training programme organized by "De Agostini Scuola" to bring school teaching into contact with the latest scientific advancements.

Interview

Rai News 24

Scientific investigation on national television channel Rai News 24 (7th February 2020) about research activities carried out at Istituto Italiano di Tecnologia in Genova.

Live streaming conference

Fondazione Golinelli - De Agostini Scuola

Live streaming conference on Fondazione Golinelli YouTube Channel about today's challenges and opportunities of robotics.

Article

corriere della sera "innovazione"

Article on national newspaper Corriere della Sera (21st February 2020) about itinerant meetings organized by "De Agostini Scuola" to bring school teaching into contact with the world of research.

interview

il secolo XIX

Interview on national newspaper Il Secolo XIX (25th October 2019) about enabling AI to perceive emotions and to understand the context of interaction.

talk review

SLA, Skaraborgs Allehanda

Review on local newspaper SLA Skaraborgs Allehanda (20 March 2019) about the talk "Robot & Humans: from mutual understanding to interaction and trust" at the AIR project kick-out meeting in Skӧvde.

INTERVIEW

National radio RadioTreScienza (30 July 2018) and  La voce di Genova” 

Interview on national radio station RadioTreScienza (30 July 2018) and on the local web magazine La voce di Genova” (6 August 2018) on the ERC project.
Story also covered in a national newspaper article in La Repubblica (6 August 2018)

past events

Round Table

What is the role of next generation of cognitive robotics?

Monday, December 21st 2020

Organised by Shingo Shimoda, professor at RIKEN and chair of IEEE RAS Technical Committee on Cognitive Robotics.

Mini Symposium

Round table at "Rome Videogame Lab"

Saturday, November 7th 2020 h 15:30

Organised by Rome Videogame Lab

Debate

"L’intelligenza delle macchine"

Alessandra Sciutti, bioingegnere
Luisa Damiano, filosofa
Jean-Gabriel Ganascia, informatico e filosofo

Monday, November 18th 2019 h 18:30

Organised by Institut français Italia
in the context of «Dialoghi del Farnese»
Palazzo Farnese, Roma

Seminar

"Robot: Da interfaccia a interazione"

Alessandra Sciutti

Tuesday, October 29th 2019 h 16:00

Università di Genova - Biblioteca di Filosofia
Via Balbi 4, Genova
Sala Ex Direzione del DIF, 1th floor

Speech by Alessandra Sciutti at

"Intelligenza 2.0: quando l'intelligenza, da soggetto che innova, diventa oggetto di innovazione"

Meeting organised by The ruling companies

Wednesday, May 15th 2019 h 17:00

Milan

Seminar

"Towards an Affective-Aware Perception-Action Cycle for HRI"

Pablo Barros - Postdoctoral research associate Universität Hamburg

Wednesday, April 17th 2019 h 11:00

IIT Genova Erzelli,
Via Enrico Melen 83, Building B
GREAT Campus Event room, 12th floor

seminar

"Temporal Processing of Successive Intervals in Human Brain"

Min Susan Li – School of Psychology, University of Birmingham

Friday, March 29th 2019 h 10:30

IIT Genova Erzelli,
Via Enrico Melen 83, Building B
GREAT Campus Event room, 12th floor

seminar

"Gaze patterns reveal adaptive mechanisms of strategy selection in individual and social decision making"

Joshua Zonca -University of Trento - Centre for Mind/Brain Sciences (CIMeC)

Friday March 8th 2019 h 11:00

IIT Genova Erzelli,
Via Enrico Melen 83, Building B
GREAT Campus Event room, 12th floor

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ERC Starting Grant
Principal Investigator: Alessandra Sciutti
Period: 3/2019- 2/2024. G.A: 804388

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