SISSA againstCOVID19 - Internal Survey

To the attention of SISSA Principal Investigators 

With a view to the concrete "Third Academic Mission" - given the dramatic and complex moment we are going through related to covid19 emergency - the Institutions, the communities and the production substrate of our Territory and of our Country implicitly ask to its excellence and best forces (and SISSA is one of them) for any useful contribution to overcome this moment.

#EUnitedvsVirus - The pan European hackathon

To complement hackathons taking place at global and member state level, the European Commission - in close collaboration with EU member states – will host a pan-European hackathon to connect civil society, innovators, partners and buyers across Europe to develop innovative solutions to coronavirus.

Call for startup and SMEs to tackle Coronavirus outbreak

The European Commission is calling for startups and SMEs with technologies and innovations that could help in treating, testing, monitoring or other aspects of the Coronavirus outbreak.

The budget is of €164m and the deadline is 17:00 on Wednesday 18 March (Brussels local time).

Call 4 proposal SMACT - IRISS co-funded projects

SISSA, as a founding member of SMACT, is pleased to send you the first 9 projects of Innovation, Industrial Research and Experimental Development presented by private companies and co-financed by MiSE. These are 9 of the total 19 projects in short-list, on each of which the company has asked for the involvement of researchers for an amount ranging from 20,000 to 100,000.

An OIS AIR Proof of Concept grant to Alessandro Laio and his Research Group

In May 2019 opened OIS-AIR Proof of Concept, an european project which aim is to develop the Open Innovation System of the Adriatic-Ionian macro-region to increase the competitiveness of the area through various actions; one, in particular, wants to enhance the technologies validated in research laboratories and develop them in collaboration with company.

An hackathon at Bain's digital hub in Berlin: Join the Bain & Company Advanced Analytics group

The event is held from 6 to 8 March 2020 and it's the occasion to meet other data scientists from all over Europe to help them solve a real environmental problem facing our partner, "The Nature Conservancy"

Expenses, including travel, will be fully covered by Bain & Company.


You can send the application on Bain's career page: