A new edition of the international science festival that brings some of the most brilliant scientists to the pub to discuss their latest research and findings will take place in 21 countries and 20 Italian cities. The event will be back in Trieste in four pubs.
On its 40th Anniversary, SISSA offers a platform to discuss the current situation as well as the major challenges and advancements related to the condition of women in science. Special attention will be devoted to the relevant work of international associations operating in different disciplines.
Naftali Tishby of the Hebrew University of Jerusalem will present a novel comprehensive theory of large scale learning with Deep Neural Networks, based on the correspondence between Deep Learning and the Information Bottleneck framework.
As part of the celebration of the School’s 40th anniversary, SISSA is planning this year a series of Colloquia with outstanding scientists. These events are intended as a moment of interdisciplinary exchange and a way to reaffirm the sense of belonging to the community...
Quantum computing will be the main topic of a public roundtable hosted by ICTP and SISSA on March 14, featuring high level panellists from IBM and Google as well as a scientist involved in the EC Flagship on Quantum Technologies. The event will take place at the Savoia Excelsior Palace, Trieste.
The great adventure which led SISSA to become a prestigious international scientific institution began on 6 March 1978 by Presidential Decree. The numerous awards which it continues to win bear witness to its excellence and to the quality of its research...
A lecture by Karen Vogtmann of Warwick University on the geometrical spaces of finite networks that arise when modeling many phenomena in mathematics and in science.
On Thursday 15 March, world-class researchers in neurodegenerative diseases will share and discuss the latest results on the role of different protein such as Abeta, alpha-synuclein, tau and prion protein in neurodegenerative diseases.
Following the success of the Data Science Proposal for the “Dipartimenti di Eccellenza”, which got funded by MIUR (Ministry of Education, University and Research), SISSA will host a first workshop along this new research direction.
“We are using an experimental approach based on a set of RNA drugs we recently developed in our lab. The aim of this new project is to cast light on specific aspects of this method which still need to be clarified, along a pathway which – in the future – might turn this approach into a cure for patients suffering from Dravet Syndrome”.