The DTA at the round table «The different view of Science», Bari, Fiera del Levante 2019
Climate change, economic and social sustainability… these are some of the subjects at the core of the 83th edition of “Nuova Fiera del Levante” that takes place in Bari, Apulia region, from 14 to 22 September .
Gender equality was one of the topics of the Innovation’s Pavilion that hosted two exhibitions : « Space Girls, Space Women : Space as seen by Women» and “Life of a woman scientist – faces of the #100experts project” inaugurated by the Italian Prime Minister Giuseppe Conte.
Giuseppe Acierno, President of the DTA, followed by Anna Sirica, General Director of ASI, introduced the round table « The different view of Science», moderated by the journalist Annamaria Ferretti.
Passion, space, sustainbability, dedication.. were some of the key words of the “women” speakers: – Zainab Azim, 16 years old, candidate to be the youngest “astronaut” in the history to fly Virgin Galactic – Miriam Martinelli, Italian representative of “Friday for Future” – Fiorella Coliolo, DTA and curator of the exhibition « Space Girls, Space Women » – Luisa Torsi, Prof. Of Chemistry, University of Bari – Silvia Garambois, President of the GiULiA women journalist assosiation
– Mariella Pappalepore, President of Planetek Italia