I paradossi di Gaia [Gaia’s paradoxes] Abstract: Empathy towards planet Earth seems to be the crux of an education paradox in the anthropocene, well exemplified by the story of “Gaia” in the scientific community and in the global society. The image of the world as a living being is probably as old as our species. […]
CISEPS – Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences Towards a sustainable society through serious gaming Dr. Borzoo Pourabdollahian Politecnico di Milano Thursday, November 27, 12:00pm Room U6-3143, Piazza dell’Ateneo Nuovo 1, Milano Abstract: The main challenge for societies is to find mechanisms to arouse among their citizens better insights about the […]
I participate in ANTHROPOCENE CAMPUS, Berlin, November 14-22, 2014. I have been selected among “100 outstanding post graduates as well as actors from culture, society, and the arts”, nominated by prof. Elena Bougleux (University of Bergamo). Encouraging new forms of transdisciplinary discourse and research THE ANTHROPOCENE PROJECT 2013/14 at Haus der Kulturen der Welt, Berlin […]
Bio-Techno-Practice is an International and Interdisciplinary Laboratory devoted to the analysis of concepts emerging from science with philosophical, cultural and sociological relevance, and gathers researchers (scientists and philosophers) from different countries and universities. This allows foreseeing future trends for research and investments by focusing on the convergences among life and human sciences, physics and engineering. BTP […]
2014: scientific coordinator, together with Andrea Romano, of the volume Ambiente e società. Appendice XXI Secolo, Torino: UTET Grandi Opere (scientific director Telmo Pievani), out in September 2014. We solicited, supervised, and revised to publication 28 chapters by major Italian and International authors on many topics concerning environmental challenges and sustainability.
2011-2012: I sit in the “Online Evaluation Panel” of the call for solutions “Forest Skill – Developing competences and know-how to create new job opportunities through the intelligent usage of Italian wood heritage”, organized by Fondazione Italiana Accenture and Fondazione Collegio delle Università Milanesi, with the scientific collaboration of Università degli Studi di Milano Bicocca, Università […]
CISEPS – Center for Interdisciplinary Studies in Economics, Psychology and Social Sciences PRIN 2007 “The Adaptive Behaviour of Biological Systems and the Scientific Method” “Riccardo Massa” Department of Human Sciences Sciences University of Milano Bicocca Perspectives on the evolution of evolutionary theory: towards an Extended Synthesis? Workshop with: Keynote speaker: Gerd B. Müller Professor for Zoology, […]