“Late Time Afterglow Observations Reveal a Collimated Relativistic Jet in the Ejecta of the Binary Neutron Star Merger GW170817”. This is the title of the study that won the seventh edition of the Aspen Institute Italia Award more>>


Madeleine K. Albright


Albright’s political and intellectual commitment, when faced with global crises, was at the center of The Aspen Institute’s activities. In 2012, specifically, she was a key figure in the creation of Aspen Central Europe, in Prague. more>>

The Secretary General of Aspen Institute Italia, Angelo Maria Petroni, and the Senior Advisor European Affairs, Marta Dassù, send out a message to colleagues at Aspen Kiev in this tragic moment in Ukraine’s more>>

In more recent news: Aspen Italia will offer ten new scholarships in the academic year of 2022-23, of 11,000euro each, to young women from southern Italy who wish to study STEM subjects more>>


Time for optimism
Marco Alverà
CEO, Snam


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“Improved trade-offs of hydropower and sand connectivity by strategic dam planning in the Mekong”. This study won the sixth edition of the Aspen Institute Italia Award ...continua>>


US economic recovery, a long way to go
Erik Jones, Director of European and Eurasian Studies; Professor of European Studies and International Political Economy, Johns Hopkins University

It is in times of emergency that the future must be planned. With this aspiration, the Aspen Institute Italia community provided numerous proposals for relaunching Italy’s economy after the pandemic more>>

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>>


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>>