Programming like reading and doing maths.The DIS-CODE project, funded by the EU Commission, will help at-risk young students to acquire basic knowledge of computer programming in five countries across Europe.
The enCOMPASS project, funded by the European Commission under the Horizon 2020 program, will develop an ICT platform for improving the management of energy demand thanks to the integrated use of smart meters and persuasive and social computation.
Greenrail, a PoliHub startup, wins SME Phase II of the European project Horizon 2020. Fondazione Politecnico has contributed to reach the goal. Greenrail has designed an innovative composite railway sleeper, patented in 122 countries.
"Erasmus for Young Entrepreneurs" opens up to the professional studios of Lombardy. A first step toward the creation of international networks to facilitate mobility and the exchange of expertise between aspiring entrepreneurs and freelancers.
Gianantonio Magnani, President of Fondazione Politecnico di Milano, has been recently named President of the Conferenza Nazionale delle Fondazioni Universitarie (Italian National Conference of University Foundations).