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Wired Next Fest, the third appointment on July 9th – Italian Cuisine


The Wired Next Fest, the largest free-of-charge event in Italy dedicated to innovation, created in collaboration with Audi, has changed its skin becoming an online and on-site festival lasting 4 months, from June 4 to October 11.

On June 18, the second digital appointment was held with a day dedicated to sustainability which recorded over 96k video views between the site and social networks, reaching 910k impressions and 820k social reach.

The day of the Wired Next Fest scheduled for July 9th, the third of the six online events that characterize the edition of this year, pending the two on-site days on the bill on 10 and 11 October in Milan.

Open innovation is one of the ways in which innovation is declined. An expression that arises within the start-up ecosystem and indicates a model for generating innovation for which companies, but not only, can and must use both external and internal sources to encourage the generation process of new ideas.

On the stage of the Wired Next Fest, open innovation will become one of the keys to telling what the world will be like after the Covid-19 pandemic. Behind this choice the conviction that only multidisciplinarity, a collaborative approach that knows how to combine varied and even distant experiences, is the key that can generate authentic innovation.

From 13:30 to 19:00, innovators, experts and opinion leaders of national and international importance will alternate on the Wired channels, figures who have made multidisciplinarity the beacon of their activity, on a day dedicated to the story of how only through a collaborative and open approach it is possible to generate authentic innovation.

A day to analyze, compare and share experiences, tools and solutions from which to start again and which focus attention on responsible innovation and the issue of digital transformation as an opportunity to respond to the social, economic and cultural changes taking place .

Among the guests: the Nobel Prize Muhammad Yunus, economist and banker, who became famous worldwide for his revolutionary micro-credit system; the father of open innovation Henry Chesbrough, economist, professor and executive director of the Garwood Center for Corporate Innovation at the Haas School of Business of the University of California, Berkeley; Elsa Fornero, professor of Economics at the University of Turin, scientific coordinator of the CeRP-Center for Research on Pensions and Welfare Policies of the Collegio Carlo Alberto and Minister of Labor and Social Policies with responsibility for Equal Opportunities in the Monti government (2011-2013); Claudia Vassena, Head of Digital Channels of UniCredit; Riccardo Zacconi, co-founder and president of King.com, the company that invented Candy Crush Saga, the most popular game on smartphones in the past fifteen years; Mario Boselli, president of the Italy-China Foundation; Francesca Gaudino, Partner Information technology & Data protection of Baker McKenzie Italia; Evan Greer, US activist, transgender punk musician and campaign director of Fight For the Future; Paolo Stella, influencer, actor and writer; Marco Gay, CEO of Digital Magics and president of Anitec-Assinform; Pierpaolo Gambini, Producy & Technology Innovation manager by Leonardo; the artist and curator Francesco Vezzoli; Francesca Giulia Tavanti, Program Leader of Art of the Istituto Marangoni Firenze; Alessandro Tommasi, co-founder & CEO at Will Media; the TV reporter Barbara Serra, authoritative voice on international politics and new socio-cultural dynamics and face of the evening news for Al Jazeera English in London; Alessandro Piccioni, Nexi Head of Strategy & Innovation; Massimo Folador, ethics expert and professor of Business Ethics and sustainable development at LIUC University; Giada Messetti, sinologist, TV author and writer who recently published "In the head of the dragon. Identity and ambitions of the new China "(Mondadori, 2020); Sara "Kurolily" Stefanizzi, Twitch gamer and variety streamer, as well as host the “House of Esports” broadcast linked to the world of competitive gaming broadcast on DMAX; Giorgio “Pow3r” Calandrelli, the most famous tricolor gamer and icon of the "Fortnite generation".

The appointment will be transmitted and disseminated on Wired.it, on Next.Wired.it, the dedicated Wired portal at its events, and on the social channels of Wired Italia.

As for the previous ten editions, this year too Audi supports the event with which it shares the drive for continuous innovation and the commitment to improve the future through the application of the technological vanguard at the service of the community.

On this occasion, Audi will talk about the A-Head project that looks towards progress with the new Audi A3 Sportback.

The Wired Next Fest is also made possible thanks to the support of some partners:

Mobile Partner: Huawei;

Main Partner: E-Distribution, Mastercard, Nexi, UniCredit, Vodafone;

Educational Partner: Istituto Marangoni Firenze;

Technical Partner: Sts

Production: Plan B

AIRC Foundation is content partner of the Wired Next Fest.

The Wired Next Fest opens its digital programming with the third edition of Wired Health – Italian Cuisine

The Wired Next Fest opens its digital programming with the third edition of Wired Health


The Wired Next Fest, the largest free participation event in Italy dedicated to innovation, changes its skin, transforming itself into an on-line and on-site festival lasting 4 months, from June 4 to October 11.

The Festival opens its digital programming with the third edition of Wired Health, which will be held on June 4th and 5th. The two days, in addition to focusing on the current global health emergency linked to the pandemic of COVID-19, will aim to tell the most recent and relevant innovations and trends in digital healthcare, and the opportunities that lie at the intersection of medicine, technology and new lifestyles.

An initiative aimed at managers, public administrators, scientists and researchers, professionals, policy makers and end users who aim to be updated on how and how much digital is transforming the health sector, from its business models to new research and products, therefore to the choices of patients, managers, doctors, citizens.

Numerous national and international experts and opinion leaders will take turns during the two days:
Stella Kyriakides, European Commissioner for Food Health and Safety; Alberto Mantovani, doctor and immunologist, the most quoted Italian scientist in the world, emeritus professor at Humanitas University and scientific director of the IRCCS Humanitas Clinical Institute, who recently published "The inner fire: The immune system and the origin of diseases" (Mondadori, 2020); Ralf Kuhlen, Chief Medical Officer of Helios Health, one of the major hospital and outpatient treatment centers in Europe with 110 hospitals distributed throughout Germany and a strong presence also in Spain and Latin America; Wojciech Wiewiórowski, European Data Protection Supervisor (EDPS); Stefano Bini, Chief Technology Officer of the University of California Department of Orthopedic Surgery (UCSF), member of the UCSF Health Hub Advisory Board, president of the Digital Orthopedics Conference and professor of Orthopedic Clinic at the University of California; Dimitra Dimitrakopoulou, Visiting Assistant Professor and Marie Curie Global Fellow of the MIT Media Lab of Boston and of the University of Zurich, where he deals with Covid-19 disinformation; Massimo Galli, infectious disease specialist, professor of Infectious Diseases at the Milan State University and director of the infectious diseases department of the Milanese Luigi Sacco Hospital; Walter Ricciardi, professor of Hygiene and Public Health at the Catholic University of the Sacred Heart of Milan, scientific advisor of the Ministry of Health, member of the Executive Committee of the World Health Organization, president of the World Federation of Public Health Associations (WFPHA) and president of the Mission Board for Cancer of the European Union; Ilaria Capua, virologist and director of the One Health Center of Excellence of the University of Florida; Noemi Bitterman, founder and director of the Masters in Industrial Design focused on the medical design of the Technion-Israel Institute of Technology, which will address the issue of smart hospitals and design at the service of prevention and management of emergencies, from monitoring and intervention devices to healthcare facilities portable; Päivi Kerkola, CEO of Pfizer Italia; Nino Cartabellotta, doctor and president of the GIMBE Foundation, which since 1996 has been promoting the integration of the best scientific evidence into all political, managerial and professional decisions that affect people's health; Assaf Shapira, scientist and Lab Manager of the Laboratory for Tissue Engineering and Regenerative Medicine of the University of Tel Aviv, where the world's first vascularized heart was engineered and 3D printed, using the cells and biological materials of a human being; Giuseppe Testa, director of the Neurogenomics Center of Human Technopole in Milan and director of the Stem Cell Epigenetics Laboratory of the European Institute of Oncology; Claudia Molteni, Marketing & Customer Innovation Manager of Roche; Matteo Della Porta, professor of Hematology at Humanitas University and head of the Leukemia and Myelodysplasie section, at Humanitas Research Hospital, with him he will discuss the issue of using artificial intelligence for the diagnosis and treatment of leukemias; Alessandro Vespignani, computer physicist, one of the greatest experts in computational epidemiology, is the director of the "Laboratory for the modeling of biological and Socio-technical Systems" of the Northeastern University of Boston; Pierluigi Paracchi, CEO of Genenta Science, a spin-off of the San Raffaele Hospital in Milan that deals with immunotherapy and gene therapy which has so far raised 32.1 million euros in three rounds; Luciano Ravera, managing director of the IRCCS Clinical Institute Humanitas to talk about how to reorganize hospitals so that they are ready to face a new pandemic; Michele Perrino, president and CEO of Medtronic Italia; Roberta Villa, journalist with a degree in medicine and surgery, research fellow for the Ca 'Foscari University of Venice, where he collaborates on the European QUEST project for the communication of science in Europe, member of the task force of the Council Presidency against disinformation on Covid-19 ; Marta Gaia Zanchi, founder & Managing Partner of Nina Capital, a fund that invests in European entrepreneurs by creating technological solutions for healthcare needs; Eva Runggaldier, Director of clinical research Janssen Italia; Roberto Ascione, CEO of Healthware International, entrepreneur and international opinion leader in the application of digital technologies to health, is very active in the ecosystem of start-ups in digital health, holding various roles as advisors in Europe and the USA; Eugene Borukhovich, Founding Board Member, YourCoach.Health, point of reference in the world of Health Coaching, an approach that combines medical-scientific and coaching skills; Federico Protto, CEO of Retelit; David Vannozzi, director of the CINECA Interuniversity Consortium, which is developing a system to simulate the behavior of proteins that allow the SARS-CoV-2 virus to multiply to identify the most effective molecules to stop it; Giacomo Cuttone, nuclear physicist and research manager in Catania of the Southern National Laboratories (LNS) of the National Institute of Nuclear Physics (INFN), where he directs the Anti-Covid Lab for the verification of the functional qualities of fabrics intended for the realization of masks and other PPE for the prevention of contagion in the COVID-19 emergency; Nicoletta Luppi, President and CEO of MSD Italia. Ilaria Prato, Associate Director Public Affairs of Biogen Italia; Andrea Crisanti, professor of Microbiology at the University of Padua who worked on the Venetian strategy to combat Covid-19; Rodolfo Perriccioli, Marketing Manager of Molteni Farmaceutici; Salvatore Giancane, medical toxicologist of the Ser.T of Bologna and professor of the School of specialization in psychiatry; Alfio Lucchini, psychiatrist and member of the FeDerSerD National Bureau; Cristina Le Grazie, Executive Director Medical Affairs of Gilead Sciences; Franca Melfi, professor of the Department of Surgical, Medical, Molecular Pathology and of the Critical Area of ​​the University of Pisa, thoracic surgeon and director of the Multispecialistic Center of Robotic Surgery of the University Hospital of Pisa; Alessandro Gandolfi, an internationally renowned photographer, four-time winner of the National Geographic Best Edit Award, who conducted a photographic investigation on the theme of longevity and the challenge of lengthening life and many others.

All appointments will be transmitted and disseminated on the social channels of Wired Italia (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok) and on Next.Wired.it, the Wired portal dedicated to its events.
Wired Health is made possible thanks to the support of some partners.

Scientific partner

L'IRCCS Clinical Institute Humanitas It is the first Italian polyclinic certified for quality by Joint Commission International and considered by Harvard University to be one of the four most innovative hospitals in the world. It is the reference point for research on diseases linked to the immune system, from tumors to rheumatoid arthritis. Humanitas University is the international University dedicated to Life Sciences closely integrated with the hospital.

Headline partner

Biogen, a pioneering biotech company in neuroscience, has the largest portfolio of multiple sclerosis drugs in the world, the first therapy for SMA and is at the forefront of research against Alzheimer's. It provides digital solutions for the patient communities and the scientific community of all its therapeutic areas.

Janssen is the pharmaceutical company of the Johnson & Johnson Group that concentrates its activity in six key therapeutic areas for global health: neuroscience, infectious disease, onco-hematology, immunology, pulmonary hypertension, cardiovascular and metabolic diseases. Implement collaborative strategies in step with the times to contribute to the sustainability of the health system.

L. Molteni & C., founded in 1892, is a leading company in the opioid drug market, always engaged in the research and development of solutions for the treatment of pain and addictions.

MSD is the Italian subsidiary of Merck & Co, a multinational pharmaceutical company founded 129 years ago and a world leader in the health sector. The company provides innovative healthcare solutions through its ethical drugs, vaccines, biological therapies and animal health products, the result of heavy investments in Research & Development activities.

For 170 years, Pfizer researches, manufactures and markets drugs to improve people's health and well-being. He has always collaborated with institutions, patient associations, medical-scientific societies, universities, start-ups. A Wired Health will talk about what it means to innovate, but always looking at the needs of patients #Breakthroughs that change patients' live.

Present in Italy for over 120 years, Roche S.p.A. it is a leader in biotechnology and research. He rewrote the history of medicine thanks to innovative drugs in oncology, hematology, neuroscience and rare diseases.

Partner

Medtronic is a leading company in medical technologies, innovative services and solutions that improves the lives of two people every second. Its goal is to collaborate with stakeholders from all over the world to contribute synergistically to increase the efficiency of Healthcare Systems.

Retelit, the Italian operator of digital solutions, infrastructures and ICT, facilitates and supports the digital transformation of healthcare professionals with an integrated offer aimed at the world of healthcare which includes technologies, security, platforms and applications.

Event supporter

Gilead Sciences is a biopharmaceutical company based on research and committed to the discovery, development and marketing of innovative drugs for very serious diseases. The therapeutic areas we focus on include HIV / AIDS, liver disease, hematology and oncology, inflammatory and respiratory diseases.

Insurance partner

Generali Italy It is the best known insurer in Italy with over 23 billion total premiums and a widespread network of 40 thousand distributors, in addition to online and bancassurance channels. 13 thousand employees, 120 billion of assets under management. Generali Italia is headed by Alleanza Assicurazioni, Das, Genagricola, Genertel and Genertellife, Generali Welion and Generali Jeniot.

WIRED NEXT FEST 2020: from digital to a new world – Italian Cuisine

WIRED NEXT FEST 2020: from digital to a new world


An event – digital and analog – four months long. Seven appointments.
It starts in June with a live broadcast to tell the most relevant innovations and trends in digital health.
Never before has innovation in this field been possible to build a new vision of the world

The Wired Next Fest, the largest free participation event in Italy dedicated to innovation, change skin, turning into an online and on-site festival lasting 4 months, from June 4th to October 11th.

Experts e opinion leader of national and international significance, they will exchange views on how science, business, technology, research and innovation can respond to the challenges of the change taking place and encourage the country's economic and political restart and development.

"The two founding values ​​of Wired are" knowledge "and the" search for change ". Never, as in recent years, the historical phase that we are experiencing requires placing them at the center of attention to restart after the coronavirus affair. We need to redesign, build and in some cases reset the foundations of the economy and society and their rules. In a nutshell you need to have a different view of the world. With this edition of the Wired Next Fest we will give our contribution of ideas, ideas and reflections ", he claims Federico Ferrazza, Director of Wired Italy.

This year the Wired Next Fest will consist of six digital events, from June 4th to September 30th, live streaming from a shooting studio, where guests will alternate in the studio and in connection, and a final event, at IBM Studios in Piazza Gae Aulenti, on 10 and 11 October.

Six web events – each developed around a key theme – to analyze, compare, share experiences, tools and solutions from which the country can start. AI, Big Data, mobility, Digital Health, Sustainability, Education, Open Innovation these are just some of the topics that will be covered on each occasion. Vertical sessions that will have a dual nature: popularizing and professionalising.

The Wired Next Fest opens its digital programming with the third edition of Wired Health, which will be held on June 4th and 5th. The two days, in addition to focusing on the current global health emergency linked to the pandemic of Covid-19, will aim to tell the most recent and relevant innovations and trends in digital healthcare, and the opportunities that lie at the intersection of medicine, technology and new lifestyles. An initiative aimed at managers, public administrators, scientists and researchers, professionals, policy makers and end users who aspire to be updated on how and how much digital is transforming the health sector, from its business models to new research and products, therefore to the choices of patients, managers, doctors, citizens. The appointment of Wired Health is made possible thanks to the support of some partners. Scientific partner: Humanitas; Headline partner: Biogen, Janssen, Molteni, MSD, Pfizer, Roche; Partner: Retelit; Insurance partner: Generali Welion.

Wired Next Fest 2020 will be a 4 month course that will end on 10 and 11 October with a big final event, open to all citizens, in Piazza Gae Aulenti, near the IBM Studios, in the most futuristic, innovative and at the same time contemporary district of Milan. Two days to celebrate and develop together with entrepreneurs, scientists, artists, economists, politicians, creatives, philosophers, national and international, the flow of knowledge, awareness and opportunity generated by the exceptional experience that Italy has lived and is living. A demonstration for everyone, which responds toneed to leave and create an informed and participatory public opinion of the great social, economic and cultural changes taking place.

All the appointments will be transmitted and disseminated on the social channels of Wired Italia (Facebook, Instagram, YouTube, TikTok) and on Next.Wired.it, the Wired portal dedicated to its events. Next.Wired.it is a video based site that focuses on the protagonists of the change and the story of their idea of ​​the future and innovation, as well as all the service info and content of the partners. A portal developed with the aim of extending the visibility and duration of the Wired Next Fest throughout the year, making the event a real media platform.

In its tenth edition, held in May 2019 and dedicated to the theme "Future", the festival had exceeded 150 thousand admissions and achieved a great result also on digital platforms: 1.6 million users had followed the festival on Wired.it and on the Facebook page of Wired Italia. On Twitter, the interactions linked to the official hashtag # WNF19 had made it Trending Topic. 200 thousand users connected every day also on Saturday and Sunday – a record figure compared to previous editions – with over 500 thousand pages per day.

Mobile partner of Wired Next Fest: Huawei

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