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May 24, 2012

Smart cities, smart citizens

In the setting of the Trento's Festival Economics, a conference well fit. It is a conference on "Smart City. How Internet and ICT new technologies change people and generations lifestyles", which will be held the 2th of June 2012, at 17:00, in the Kessler Room of the Faculty of Sociology, University of Trento, Via Verdi 6 (TN).

This event, organized by Informatica Trentina and Fondazione Graphitech within the EU project i-SCOPE, has the aim of "exploring cities and territories opportunities, outlining the existing changes scenario and activating a comparison on how Internet and ICT new technologies can change people and generations lifestyles and relationships in a urban setting and not only".

Above all, the main subject will be developed with the "Smart cities. Smart citizens"; speech by prof. Carlo Ratti, Director of the SENSEable Lab of the MIT (Boston, MA, USA) and considered as one of the leading person on the subject. Prof. Ratti will explain scenario and opportunities of the future cities and “smart territories", where the new generation communication networks, applications and accessible data (through smartphones and tablets), will help to improve life, work and relationships quality.

A round table will follow, based on the panorama outlines by Carlo Ratti, joined by Graziano Delrio, President of ANCI (Associazione Italiana Comuni Italiani), Marino Simoni, President of the Consiglio delle Autonomie Locali, Alessandro Andreatta, Major of Trento, and Carlo Ratti himself to set up an evaluation of experiences and opportunities in terms of projects, proposals, and concrete services.

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