New Tech Scenarios

May 27  – Bologna Business School – Via degli Scalini 18 – Bologna

Bologna Business School hosts at Villa Guastavillani the event New Tech Scenarios 2030, organized in collaboration with the Italian edition of  MIT Technology Review, the Boston MIT magazine dedicated to innovation and its impact on society. On Monday 27 May, the Editor at Large of the MIT Technology Review David Rotman will intervene with the Keynote Speech dedicated to new trends in innovation processes and the possible changes that these will bring to companies and society, followed by a panel of experts who will discuss the skills and technologies necessary for the welfare of the future. 


May 27 – New Tech Scenarios 2030


5.00 p.m.   Institutional Welcome

Romano Prodi, President of the Foundation for World Wide Cooperation

Massimo Bergami, Dean, Bologna Business School


5.15 p.m.   Keynote Speech

New Tech Scenarios 2030 

David Rotman, Editor at Large, MIT Technology Review


5.45 p.m.  Panel

Moderator: Alessandro Ovi, President, MIT Technology Review Italia


Part 1     How to Innovate the Innovation Process

Roberto Battiston, Former president of the Italian Space Agency and Full Professor, UniTrento

Adriana Maggi, Coordinator, Center of Excellence on Neurodegenerative Diseases, University of Milan

Federica Alberti, Head of Institutional Affairs, Zambon

Antonio Intiglietta, President and CEO, Ge.Fi.

6.45 p.m.

Part 2     Companies Moving from Disruption to Success

Davide Passoni, CEO, SIR

Valeria Sandei, CEO, Almawave

Andrea Cuomo, CEO, Safe Certified Structure


7.30 p.m.   Q&A and Wrap-up


To confirm your participation in the event, please register through the apposite form.

The event will be held in English with simultaneous translation in Italian.

Download the complete program of the event here.