Change of plan for the Italy-China Week of Innovation | December 2018


Change of plan for the Italy-China Week of Innovation | December 2018

"The Italy-China Week of Science, Technology and Innovation is held between 3 and 7 December 2018. In order to enhance the most important internationalization meeting with China, Rome and Beijing have decided to reschedule the dates of the event set for October 22 to 25, for the week between 3 and 7 December. The event [...]

The “Chinese Big Data Valley” makes a stop in Italy

A spearhead of the Chinese technological innovation system makes a stop at Città della Scienza and at the Agency for Digital Italy in order to create and strengthen partnerships on big data, manufacturing 4.0, automation and robotics. The axis with China is thus strengthened in view of the "Italy-China Week of Science, Technology and Innovation" [...]

Advanced manufacture, “Ci-Lam” in action to design smart greenhouses

A wall is enough and the vegetable garden is ready. Designing and building a smart greenhouse to grow vegetables at home; joined by this common goal a team of six electronic engineering students from Tsinghua University in Beijing and eight students from the Department of Electrical Engineering and Information from Federico II worked together in [...]

Towards The SIEE 2018: Real Ideas And Proposals To Strengthen The Campania-Beijing Ties, And The Campania Regional Table Meeting Through The SIEE 2018.

We need real ideas, content and proposals on which common projects can be built. "The collaboration between Italy and China in scientific research and the technological industry is the most effective way to build closer cooperation between the two countries on all other fronts, starting with the cultural one. This is why we have [...]


On April 24th, the China Working Group for Science and Technology was held, for the fifth year, in the International Conference Hall of the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation . The discussion was introduced by Vincenzo De Luca , General Director for the Promotion of the Country System (“Promozione del Sistema Paese”), who [...]

Luigi Ambrosio, “Human and scientific relationship underlying the success of cooperation between Italy and China”

Luigi Ambrosio, Research Director of the Institute for Polymers, Composites and Biomaterials (IPCB) of the National Research Council working with China since 2009. Over the years, he signed several cooperation agreements that led to the establishment in 2014 of the Joint research center on multifunctional polymers and biomaterials opened in Chengdu. As part of the [...]

International Cooperation, Alberto Di Minin: great opportunity to strengthen bilateral relations

The coordinator of the China project of the Scuola Superiore Sant'Anna of Pisa and Co-Director of the Confucius Institute of Pisa interviewed by Città della Scienza "International cooperation is certainly an important initiative that can have great impact and represent an opportunity not to be missed to strengthen bilateral relations in universities, science and innovation [...]

LAB IHEP and INFN joint laboratory directed by Marco Maggiora was awarded at 2017 China Italian Week

Marco Maggiora, from 2016 is Director of the joint laboratory of IHEP (Institute of High Energy Physics and Chinese Academy of Science) and of the National Institute of Nuclear Physics, a research structure coordinating the Sino-Italian research activities in the sectors of high energy physics and nuclear physics, detector and accelerator technologies, astroparticle physics and [...]

The “Italy-China Innovation Week” as main tool for Italian scientific diplomacy in the world

On February 5th and 6th the main representative of the world of research, universities, innovative companies and start-ups and Scientific Attachés gathered in Rome at the Ministry of Foreign Affairs and International Cooperation coming from their offices abroad for the annual meeting. The network made up of scientific employees is one of the main tools [...]


Two years after the agreement on the China Seismo Electromagnetic Satellite - signed between the Italian Space Agency and the Chinese Earthquake Agency during the Innovation Week held in Beijing in 2015 - the scientific cooperation between Italy and China keeps going on, reinforced by the recent congratulatory exchange between President Mattarella and President Xi [...]