18 August 2019 – Venice, Italy

13:30 – 14:30

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Veronica Santini

Venice the floating city: hints on art, misteries and curiosities

19 August 2019  Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:15

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Veronica Santini

“Gods and Heroes in Italian Art: From Greek and Roman pantheon to the revival of Classicism during the Renaissance – 1”

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee break

Don Orione Foundation

10:30 – 12:00

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Veronica Santini

“Gods and Heroes in Italian Art: From Greek and Roman pantheon to the revival of Classicism during the Renaissance – 2”

20 August 2019  Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:30

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Francesco Veronese

The cult of Saints in Western Religion

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee break

Don Orione Foundation

10:45 – 12:30

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Andrea Baldini

Perspectives in Western Philosophy

21 August 2019  Venice, Italy

14:00 – 15:30

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Paola Pellegrini

“A very special water town: the construction of Venice”

15:30 – 15:45

Coffee break

Don Orione Foundation

15:45 – 17:00

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Paola Pellegrini

“Palladio, one of the most influential Architect of the world”

22 August 2019  Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:15

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Ilaria Andreoli

“Four Centuries of Art in Venice: Painting”

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee break

Don Orione Foundation

10:30 – 12:00

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Ilaria Andreoli

“Four Centuries of Art in Venice: Sculpture”

17:30 – 19:00

Lecture and concert

Palazzo Franchetti

Maestro Sergio Balestracci

“The Origin of the Solo Concert”

23 August 2019  Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Cristina Beltrami

“The Murano Glass: A Thousand-year-old Tradition”

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Renzo Bertoncello and his team

“Glassart: From Production to Conservation

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee break

Don Orione Foundation

11:15 – 12:15

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Zhi Liu

“Ancient Warriors and the Origin of Chinese Purple”

24 August 2019  Venice, Italy

14:00 – 15:00

Lecture

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Mark Elliott

What’s Special about the Golden Section for the Aesthetic Appreciation of Visual Composition”

15:00 – 16:30

Workshop

Don Orione Foundation

Prof. Veronica Santini and Prof. Ernesto Carafoli

Discussion on Italian Art

26 August 2019  Asiago, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

 Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Piero Benvenuti

Origin and Evolution of the Universe

10:00 – 11:30

Lecture

 Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Kim Anne Barchi

“Academic Writing”

11:30 –  11:45

Coffee Break

Rigoni Stern Institute

27 August 2019  Asiago, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Fabrizio Nestola

“The Origin of Oceans”

10:00 –  10:15

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

10:15 – 11:15

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Fiorangela La Forgia

“Oceans from the Stars

28 August 2019 – Asiago, Italy

09:00 – 10:15

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Giorgio Manzi

“Apes-like Ancestors and Extint Humans from the Deep Time”

10:15 –  10:30

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

10:30 –  12:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Claudio Tuniz

“New Clocks and Microscopes to Reconstruct Human History”

12:00 –  13:30

Lunch break

Hotel Vescovi

13:30 – 14:45

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Guido Barbujani

“Genetics in the Study of Human Evolution”

14:45 –  16:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Francesco d’Errico

“Origin of Symbolic Thinking in the Paleolitic Times”

16:00 –  16:15

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

16:15 –  17:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

 Prof. Andrea Pilastro

“Sex and Evolution”

17:30 –  18:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

 Prof. Fei Xu

“Cellular Signal Transduction by G-protein Coupled Receptors”

21:00 –  22:30

Workshop

Astronomical Observatory of Asiago

Prof. Siviero and Prof. Bastieri

“An Evening at the Telescope”

29 August 2019 – Asiago, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Ernesto Carafoli

“Frauds and Errors: The Dark Side of Science”

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Ernrico Bucci

 “Fabrication, Falsification and Plagiarism: Detection and Prevention”

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

11:15 – 12:15

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Giuseppe Sartori

“Neuropsychology of scientific misconduct”

30 August 2019 – Asiago, Italy

09:00 –  10:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Andrea Sgarro

“Artificial Intelligence”

10:00 –  11:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Sören Schwertfeger

“Robotics”

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee Break

Rigoni Stern Institute

 

11:15 – 12:15

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Simone Montangero

The Second Quantum Revolution”

 

12:00 – 13:30

Luch Break

Hotel Vescovi

 

14:00 – 15:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Dott. Francesco Zonta

“Computer Science in Biological Research”

15:00 – 16:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Paolo Gallina

“Cultural Evolution Towards the Post-Human”

16:00 – 17:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Gang Li

“Topologica Insulator: a New State of Matter”

17:00 – 17:15

Coffee Break

Rigoni Stern Institute

 

17:15 – 18:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

 Prof. Bert Sackmann, Nobel Laureate

“From Single Cells and Single Columns to Cortical Networks”

31 August 2019 – Asiago, Italy

9:15 – 10:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Denis Bastieri

“Ashen Light”

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

10:45 – 11:45

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

 Prof. Denis Bastieri

“Why is the Sky Black”

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch break

Hotel Vescovi

13:30 – 14:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Massimo Turatto

“From the Chinese Supernova AD 1054 (Crab Nebula) to Dark Energy”

14:30 – 15:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Tommaso Dorigo

“The Discovery of Higg’s Boson and the Search for New Phenomena at the Large Hadron Collider”

01 September 2019 – Padova, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Antonello Bonci

“Optogenetics and a New Treatment Against Drug Addiction”

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Fausto Caruana

“The Language of Emotional Displays”

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

 

11:15 – 12:15

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Lucia Regolin

“Number-Space Mapping in the Newborn Chick”

15:00 – 17:00

Lecture and Visit

Cast Gallery of Antonio Canova, Possagno

Prof. Virginie McAvoy

“Canova: Great Artist, Greater Man”

02 September 2019 – Padova, Italy

9:00 – 10:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Diego Poli

“The Cultural Interplay Between China and the West: from Marco Polo to Matteo Ricci”

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

 

10:45 – 12:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Pier Luigi Luisi

“What is Life?”

12:00 – 13:00

Lunch Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

 

13:30 – 14:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Luca Scorrano

“A Modern View of Mitochondria”

14:30 – 15:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Ernst Bamberg

“Opsin Based Optogenetics”

15:30 – 16:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Ernesto Carafoli

“The Evolutionary Choice of Cellular Signals: Why Calcium?”

16:30 – 16:45

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

 

16:45 – 17:45

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Maurizio Corbetta

“Studying the Brain to Understand the Mind”

03 September 2019 – Padova, Italy

09:00 – 11:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Sergio Durante

“Flashes of Music History in the Venetian State”

11:30 – 11:45

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

 

11:45 – 12:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Sergio Durante

“Presentation of Aida”

04 September 2019 – Padova, Italy

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Rodolfo Costa

“Circadian Rhythms”

11:00 – 12:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Sara Montagnese

“Why do We Spleep?”

12:30 – 13:30

Lunch Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

 

14:00 – 15:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Andrea Longhin

“Neutrino’s Mysteries”

15:00 – 16:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Gerolamo Lanfranchi

“Gene Editing: origin, development, problems”

16:00 – 16:15

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

16:15 – 18:15

Workshop

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Gerolamo Lanfranchi and Prof. Ernesto Carafoli

 Discussion on the present and future problems of Gene Editing

05 September 2019 – Padova, Italy

11:00 – 12:00

Lecture

Sala delle Edicole, Palazzo Bo, UniPd

Prof. Rosario Rizzuto

“From the Laboratory Bench to the Management of Research”

12:00 – 12:30

Certificates

Sala delle Edicole, Palazzo Bo, UniPd

Organisers and Students

Attendance Certificates to Summer School Students