Life as a scientist – Exhibitions at the Centro Diagnostico Italiano 2019

The exhibition “Life as a scientist” presents the faces and the competences of some of the greatest Italian women scientists, protagonists of the “100 women against stereotypes” project that was created to highlight female expertise in sectors still perceived as male dominated.

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Science & social


Ten, one hundred, a thousand Centres in Palermo, the 2nd National Conference on City Suburbs  

Bracco Foundation and the municipality of Palermo organised in collaboration with Nesta Italia the Second National Conference on city suburbs “Ten, one hundred, a thousand Centres” in key sites in the city of Palermo (June 14, 2019).

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Felder Award: a call to bring back a young researcher to Italy

The Felder Award, launched by the Bracco Foundation on 25 February 2019, is an international call worth one million euros that has the aim of bringing back to Italy a talented young Italian researcher.

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News & Events

Eventi / June 19, 2019

The "Art from inside" science and cultural heritage project reaches Brazil

Bracco Foundation is taking part in the international symposium “On the management, conservation and development of the artistic and cultural heritage” organised by the Italian Culture Institute of Rio de Janeiro together...

Eventi / 14.06.2019

2nd National Conference on suburbs: "Ten, a hundred, a thousand centres"

Bracco Foundation and the municipality of Palermo are promoting the second conference on suburbs: "Ten, a hundred, a thousand centres"on Friday, June 14th 2019 at the Santa Cecilia Theatre in Palermo.

Eventi / 18.05.2019

"Diventerò in Italy, Diventerò in the world": the seventh edition of our project for the young

On Saturday, May 18, 2019 at the La Scala Theatre (Milan, Italy) was the seventh edition of the presentation of the prizes and scholarships of "progettoDiventerò- Bracco Foundation for the young”, both geographic and...

Eventi / 19.03.2019

Conference "Why Europe? The word goes to expert women"

The project #100esperte, launched in 2016 to promote voices and faces of the female expertise, opens in 2019 to the field of international politics in collaboration with ISPI.

Eventi / 25 september 2018

Preview: the analysis and restoration project of the 1793 Storioni violin

On Tuesday, September 25 at 11:30 AM in Milan, in the Palazzo Visconti Teatrino, was the preview presentation to the Milanese press and public of a collaborative project between Bracco Foundation, the municipality of Cremona...
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    Milan, 19 March 2019
    10.00 AM

    Palazzo Clerici, via Clerici 5


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    100 women against stereotypes: an instrument for allowing experts to speak, starting from science

    The project #100esperte, launched in 2016 to promote voices and faces of the female expertise, opens in 2019 to the field of international politics in collaboration with ISPI (Institute for Study of International Politics).

    Democracy, rights and individual freedom, quality of education and health systems, culture, research and development: these are the principal aspects on which Europe has founded its integration process that insured a long period of peace and stability in the continent.

    A dialog between women who, from positions of responsibility, every day work for the future of Europe.


    10.00 Welcome remarks
    Paolo Magri, Executive Vice President ISPI
    Luisella Seveso, Gi.U.Li.A Association, #100esperte
    Beatrice Covassi, Head of the European Commission Representation in Italy (video message)
    10.10 The Institutions
    Marta Dassù, Senior Director, European Affairs, the Aspen Institute
    Nerina Boschiero, Professor of International and EU Law, Università Statale, Milano
    10.40 The Economy
    Veronica De Romanis, Professor of Political Economy at Stanford University and LUISS, #100esperte
    Laura Bottazzi, Full Professor of Political Economy, Università di Bologna and Researcher IGIER Bocconi, #100esperte
    11.10 Coffee break
    11.30 The Culture
    Annalisa Monfreda, Director of Donna Moderna
    Erminia Schiacchitano, Chief Scientific Adviser European Year of Cultural Heritage (in connection from Brussels)
    12.00 Science and Education
    Cristina Messa, Head of Università Bicocca, Milan, #100esperte
    Paola Severino, Vice President LUISS, Rome
    12.30 Closing remarks
    Diana BRACCO, President Fondazione Bracco



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Foundation is to create, promote and propagate expressions of culture, art and science, as a way to improve quality of life and social cohesion. Particular attention is paid to the role of women and the young in the various aspects of life. A multidisciplinary approach and integration between forms of knowledge are important qualitative criteria in both the planning and selection of partnerships.


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