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Global Innovators for Culture

Meeting dedicated to the Global Innovators for Smart Sustainable Culture project, which aims to involve international Smart Communities and stimulate the emergence of sustainable ideas and solutions for the territory of Lazio and its cultural heritage, leveraging the protagonists of innovation, in particular makers, videomakers and gamers.


11:15 Welcome - Lazio Region

11:30 Introduction: Global Innovators for Smart Sustainable Culture Challenge
Riccardo Panunzio, Program Manager Lazio Innova

11:40 Inspirational Talks
Tomas Diez, Executive Director Fab City Foundation, Barcellona - ES
Themes: The FabCity Global movement and its Manifesto. How to become locally productive whilst remaining globally connected. The transition towards productive and regenerative economies in regions and cities, driven by people.

Fiorella Vanini, Sustainable Architecture Lab Leader Prince Sultan University, Riyadh -SAU
Themes: Smart mobility as a contributor for the development of a Smart Land. The development of solar powered vehicles as a Maker project and its potential implications in connecting Cultural Heritage sites and matching sustainably tourism demand with supply.

Onderj Kaspárek, Director Make More, Brno - IT
Themes: Popularisation of technology and creativity and fostering of local production chain as an alternative to mass consumerism - The role of Maker Faires, emerging FabLabs and hardware acceleration programme.

Daniela Reggio, Heritage Scientist Spanish National Research Council - Institute of Heritage Sciences in Santiago de Compostela, Spain CSIC-INCIPIT - ES
Themes: tracking back sustainability: reconstructing decision-making processes through the technological analysis of earthen building materials.

Enrico Bassi, Coordinatore Opendot, Milano - IT
Themes: CentrInno, a new industrial revolution putting citizens at the core of sustainable transformation. How industrial historical sites can be leveraged to become creative production and manufacturing hubs

12:30 Brainstorming moderated debate
Andrea Romagnoli, Project Manager Lazio Innova
Sharing Session - Makers4Culture Notes & Take Away

12:45 Speed Networking Aperitive

You can participate via ZOOM at the following link:
Meeting ID: 889 7557 3190
Passcode: 978118


Friday 07 October

From 11.00 am to 1.00 pm CET

ISA Aula 22


Global Innovators for Culture

Category Partners · Type Talk