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October 2015

FFI at its Finest at Google Headquarters

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As part of London Food Tech Week the Future Food Institute held a special event inside the Google St Giles Campus entitled FEEDING THE FUTURE, which centered on cultivating cross-pollination for the future of food. It was an experience exploring technologies, taste, research, disruptive innovation, human centered design and entrepreneurship….

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FIP takes on Rome at the Maker Faire

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This past weekend, Rome was invaded by doers, makers, and shakers coming together from around the world to share in a weekend of innovation where the spotlight shined brightly on those involved in the Makers Movement. Maker Faire Rome is in its third year as the European edition of Maker…

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Food Innovation Program on the Road: Parma

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Nonnabots, laser cutters, 3-D printers, laser engravers, CNC milling machines, microprocessors… sound like something out of Aldous Huxley’s Brave New World? Nope, just the Food Innovation Program on the road. On the 8th of October, FIP packed up its mobile Officucina and headed north to Parma’s Officine ON/OFF to present…

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Expo Dopo Expo

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What legacy has the Universal Exhibition left to the world? On Saturday October 10th in the Auditorium of Milan Expo a conference entitled “Expo Dopo Expo: the legacy of Milan 2015” took place. The initiative focused on everything that has transpired over the past six months of Expo, concentrating on the themes and content…

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Valorizing Soft Skills Through Open Badges

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On Thursday, October 8th Cineca hosted a get-together to introduce garagErasmus’ Check-in Europe platform and their collaboration with Bestr, an online open badge system that valorizes soft skills, to various university affiliates. They talked about the term “ErasmusNess”, a word coined and presented by garagErasmus (in collaboration with university consortium…

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