Global Health and Climate Change

Francesco Starace
Chief Executive Officer and General Manager of Enel

Aspenia online

Some believe life will return pretty much to “normal” once the Covid-19 crisis passes. Most commentators, however, warn that we will be living in a very different world. more>>

Thomas Duesterberg

The coronavirus pandemic has dealt a grievous blow to the auto sector in both the US and Europe. In the US, auto production accounts for more than 3% of GDP and 1.7 million jobs, while 6% of European jobs are in this sector. more>>

Premio Aspen Institute  Italia 2020 /Aspen Institute Italia Award 2020

Premio Aspen Institute  Italia 2020 /Aspen Institute Italia Award 2020

A microlaser generating twisted light for optical communication systems of the future 

A semiconductor laser of micrometric size that produces twisted light by exploiting an “exceptional quantum point”: this is the study that won the fifth edition of the Aspen Institute Italia Award for collaboration and scientific research between Italy and the United more>>

The technological and economic convergence of electrical and gas grids will be what marks the future energy transition, and it will be up to a modern delivery system to create a more sustainable, efficient and circular energy more >>

Venice, 11-13/10/2019, Aspen Seminars for Leaders

Venice, 11 - 13/10/2019, Aspen Seminars for Leaders

While certainly not exhaustive, this summary clearly reveals one of the principle reasons for the European crisis and the current tensions between the EU and national identities that has raised its ugly head thanks to sovereigntist and populist more>>

Aspenia Talks, Flavio Valeri

Aspenia Talks, Flavio Valeri

According to UN estimates, 65% of the world’s population will be living in urban settings by 2050, resulting in an increase in consumer and energy needs and development opportunities. ...continua>>

Il secondo tempo di Donald Trump

Aspenia Talks, January 15, 2019

It is not going to be the economy that jeopardizes Donald Trump’s eventual re-election to the White House. The American president, who for some remains a sort of accident of history, is much more pragmatic than his abrupt strategy changes and innovative communication habits – by quarrelsome tweet – would indicate...continua>>


Anyone who dreams of changing the world could achieve this ambition today through a career in data science. Francesca Dominici, Professor of Biostatistics at the Harvard School of Public Health and Co-Director of the same American university’s Data Science Initiative has conducted a pivotal study in which she reveals the hidden damage caused by certain atmospheric pollutants...Read more>>