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Nordest Technology Transfer

Nordest Technology Transfer is an initiative dedicated to researchers who want to get in touch with companies, organizations and institutions to illustrate the results of their applied research projects and propose innovative solutions to improve products, services and processes.

SISSA Excellence Grants: a chance for young scientists

SISSA actively promotes and supports talented young researchers and also this year this can be done by SISSA Excellence Grants, grants for post-doctoral research projects awarded to scientists at the beginning of their career, showing talent, initiative and independence.

This € 392,000 financing divided over 3 years will cover two positions. At the end of the project particularly successful researchers could be considered for a permanent position at SISSA.

2012 DOPAMINET Summer School

July 19-20, 2012 
SISSA, rooms 128-129 

The FP7 DOPAMINET Consortium is pleased to announce the 2012 DOPAMINET Summer School which will take place on 19-20 July 2012 in Trieste at SISSA - International School for Advanced Studies. The theme and focus of the Summer School will be on Dopaminergic Neurons and Parkinson's Disease.


The Summer School goals are:

WALLONIA-Brussels International Excellence Grants

To keep step with the growing demand for mobility and globalisation, Wallonia-Brussels International (WBI) has set up an excellence grant programme.

The programme awards:
1. Doctoral grants of a minimum duration of 1 year, renewable up to a maximum of three times.
2. Postdoctoral grants of a minimum duration of 1 year, renewable only once.
3. Short doctoral or postdoctoral research grants (of between 1 and 3 months). These are designed to fund research programmes exclusively within the university framework.

PhD Summer Schools at the University of Udine

The Doctorate schools of University of Udine, University of Trieste and SISSA, with the contribution of Regione Friuli Venezia Giulia jointly organize a 3 year cycle of Summer schools for PhD students in the areas of Nanotechnology, Biomedicine, and Bioinformatics.

Participation to the schools is open to all PhD students and free of charge for all PhD students of Regione FVG.
The 2012 Edition of the schools will take place in Udine.

Cognitive Modules & Interfaces

"Cognitive Modules & Interfaces" 
September 18th-19th, 2012

Different fields of cognitive sciences - language acquisition, music, mathematics, reasoning, animal communication, pragmatics and social cognition - and their interactions, as well as neuroscience will be the topics of this workshop.



LUCA BONATTI // ICREA and Pompeu Fabra Uni. Barcelona - Spain
At the origin of human rationality: infants' reasoning about future events

Cooperazione - Nuovi scenari

 31 maggio - 

SISSA - Big Meeting Room - settimo piano

Si terranno il 31 maggio e il 1° giugno 2012, a Trieste, presso la SISSA, il seminario e la riunione primaverile del Comitato CIBER.

Il seminario, dal titolo "Cooperazione - Nuovi scenari", si svolgerà il 31 maggio, dalle 9.30 alle 18.00.

Archivi istituzionali e riviste OA in Italia: a che punto siamo?

30 maggio - 

SISSA - Big Meeting Room - settimo piano

In occasione dell'uscita del volume di Maria Cassella "Open Access e comunicazione scientifica" pubblicato dall'Editrice Bibliografica, la SISSA organizza una tavola rotonda dal titolo "Archivi istituzionali e riviste OA in Italia: a che punto siamo?" il giorno 30 maggio dalle ore 16.30 alle ore 18.30, in collaborazione con l'Università di Trieste e il CASPUR, con il patrocinio dell'AIB Friuli Venezia Giulia.