19 August 2018 – Venice, Italy

11:30 – 12:45

Lecture

Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Kim Anne Barchi

Italy for Beginners

20 August 2018 Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:15

Lecture

Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Veronica Santini

“Italian Art Glossary: an illustrated journey through the main characters, symbols and styles of Italian Art”

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee break

Crociferi Foundation

10:30 – 12:00

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Veronica Santini

“Italian Art Glossary: an illustrated journey through the main characters, symbols and styles of Italian Art”

14:00 – 15:00

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Andrea Baldini

“Perspectives in Western Philosophy”

21 August 2018 Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:15

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Isabella Colpo

Gods and heroes of ancient Roman religion as subject in Italian art – 1

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee break

 Crociferi Foundation

10:30 – 11:30

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Francesco Veronese

The cult of Saints in Western Religion

11:30 – 12:30

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Isabella Colpo

Gods and heroes of ancient Roman religion as subject in Italian art – 2

14:00 – 16:00

Visit-Lecture

 Venice’s famous landmarks

Prof. Veronica Santini

Venice the Floating City: Hints on Art, Mysteries and Curiosities

22 August 2018 Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:15

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Ilaria Andreoli

“Four Centuries of Art in Venice: Painting”

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee break

 Crociferi Foundation

10:30 – 12:00

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Ilaria Andreoli

“Four Centuries of Art in Venice: Sculpture”

14:00 – 15:00

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Cinzia Sada

“Venetian Glass Art and Science”

15:00 – 16:00

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Zhi Liu

“Ancient Warriors and the Origin of Chinese Purple”

17:30 – 19:30

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Maestro Sergio Balestracci

“Madrigal Music”

23 August 2018 Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:15

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Paola Pellegrini

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

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee break

 Crociferi Foundation

10:30 – 12:00

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Paola Pellegrini

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

25 August 2018 Venice, Italy

09:00 – 10:15

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Kim Anne Barchi

“Academic writing

10:15 – 10:30

Coffee break

 Crociferi Foundation

10:30 – 12:00

Lecture

 Crociferi Foundation

Prof. Kim Anne Barchi

Public Speaking”

27 August 2018 Asiago, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

 Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Giancarlo Setti

Origin and Evolution of the Universe

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture

 Rigoni Stern Institute

Cesare Barbieri

“SEarch for Extra-Terrestrial Life”

11:00 –  11:15

Coffee Break

Rigoni Stern Institute

11:15 –  12:15

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

 Carlo Someda

“Optical Communication from Prehistoric Times to Modern Times”

28 August 2018 Asiago, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Fabrizio Nestola

“The Origin of Oceans”

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Ivano Bertini

“Oceans from the Stars

11:00 –  11:15

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

11:15 –  12:15

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Carlo Doglioni

Geodynamics and Earthquakes

29 August 2018 – Asiago, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Giorgio Manzi

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

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Guido Barbujani

“Genetics in the Study of Human Evolution”

11:00 –  11:15

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

11:15 –  12:15

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Claudio Tuniz

“New Clocks and Microscopes to Reconstruct Human History”

14:30 –  15:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Francesco d’Errico

“Origin of Symbolic Thinking in the Paleolitic Times”

15:45 –  17:00

Coffee Break

Rigoni Stern Institute

 Prof. Giuseppe O. Longo

“Cultural Evolution: Towards th ePost-Human Homo Technologicus comes of Age”

30 August 2018 – Asiago, Italy

09:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Ernesto Carafoli

“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

“From Cognition To Security: How Lie Detection Paradigms Can Improve Security Systems”

31 August 2018 – Asiago, Italy

15:00 – 16:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Andrea Sgarro

Origin and Development of Informatics”

 

16:15 – 16:30

Coffee Break

Rigoni Stern Institute

 

16:30 – 17:45

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Bert Sackmann

“From Single Cells and Single Columns to Cortical Networks”

01 September 2018 – Asiago, Italy

9:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Denis Bastieri

“Ashen Light”

10:00 – 11:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Tommaso Dorigo

“The Discovery of Higg’s Boson and the Search for new Phenomena at the LHC”

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

11:15 – 12:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Samir Suweis

“Statistical Physics: from Startling Flocks to Eco-Networks”

21:00 –  22:30

Workshop

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Siviero and Prof. Bastieri

“An Evening at the Telescope”

03 September 2018 – Asiago, Italy

9:00 – 10:45

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Massimo Turatto

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

10:45 – 11:00

Coffee Break

Rigoni Stern Institute

 

11:00 – 12:30

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Gabriele Vedovato

“Firts Observations of Gravitational Wave Signals”

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee break

Rigoni Stern Institute

04 September 2018 – Asiago, Italy

9:00 – 11:00

Lecture

Rigoni Stern Institute

Prof. Lucia Regolin

“A Number-Space Mapping in the Newborn Chick”

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee Break

Rigoni Stern Institute

11:15 – 12:30

Workshop

Rigoni Stern Institute

 

05 September 2018 – Padova, Italy

9:00 – 10:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Luigi Gallimberti

“Solving the Problem of Cocaine Addiction”

10:00 – 11:00

Discussion

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Organisers and Students

Open discussion on lectures + Q&A

11:00 – 11:15

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

11:15 – 12:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Fausto Caruana

“The Language of Emotional Displays”

14:30 – 15:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Rodolfo Costa

“Circadian Rhythms”

15:30 – 16:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Sara Montagnese

“Why do We Spleep?”

16:30 – 16:45

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

16:45 – 17:45

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Andrea Pilastro

“Sex and Evolution”

06 September 2018 – Padova, Italy

9:00 – 10:30

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Pier Luigi Luisi

“What is Life?”

10:30 – 10:45

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

10:45 – 12:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Diego Poli

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

14:00 – 15:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Sergio Durante

“Flashes of Music History in the Venetian State – 1”

15:00 – 15:15

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

 

15:15 – 17:15

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Sergio Durante

“Flashes of Music History in the Venetian State – 2”

17:15 – 17:30

Coffee Break

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

 

17:30 – 19:00

Lecture

Centro Linguistico di Ateneo, UniPd

Prof. Gian Piero Brunetta

“Cinema and its Impact on Society”

08 September 2018 – Padova, Italy

10:30 – 11:30

Lecture

Bo Palace, Aula Nievo, UniPd

Prof. Giulio Giorello

“Philosophical Freedom in Scientific Research and Art Practice: Examples from the Italian Culture”

11:30 – 11:45

Coffee Break

Bo Palace, Aula Nievo, UniPd

11:45 – 13:00

Certificates

Bo Palace, Aula Nievo, UniPd

Organisers and Students

Attendance Certificates to Summer School Students