Italian Research mourns INAF President Nichi D'Amico
A sad loss in the world of Italian research, professor Nichi D'Amico, president of the National Institute of Astrophysics (INAF), passed away prematurely and suddenly. D'Amico, who was 67, has been president of INAF since 2015 and had been reconfirmed for another four-years mandate in 2019.
Successful startups with InnoVentureLab
Politecnico di Torino and Politecnico di Milano, in a scientific partnership with the ICRIOS Center of Università Bocconi, have just presented the pre-acceleration programme for InnoVentureLab startup, a free online program aiming at supporting the creation of new businesses in the Italian scenario.
OCRE open call to fund the purchase of commercial cloud services for researchers
The Open Clouds for Research Environments (OCRE) project announced the publication of its first open funding call focused on consumable commercial cloud and digital services for researchers, available via its frameworks.
Ultrabroadband plan for schools: the role of GARR
In a meeting held on 5 may 2020 and chaired by the Minister for Technology Innovation, Ms. Paola Pisano, the national UltraBroadband Committee (CoBUL), has allocated 400 millions of euros to interconnect over 32.000 Italian schools with ultra-broadband links.