July 10, 2017by Miriam SicilianoAerospace and regional policies: launch event of the STEPHANIE project in Florence

“Strategies for R&D policies in the aerospace sector”: this is the topic of the event organised by the ‘Nello Carrara’ Institute of Applied Physics National Research Council of Italy (IFAC-CNR) and Tuscany Region on the 10th of July in Florence (venue: Auditorium di Santa Apollonia, Via S. Gallo 25/a).

The event aims to present the activities that will be carried out within the project “STEPHANIE – Space TEchnology with Photonics for market and societal challenges”, recently approved in the framework of the Interreg Europe Programme, and coordinated by IFAC-CNR (Lead partner) and participated by Tuscany Region (1 of the 8 partners of the project).

Among the speakers taking part in the event there are: Stefano Ciuoffo, Tuscany Region Assessor for Productive Activities; Roberto Pini, Director of IFAC-CNR; Walter Montgnani, Delegate for the Italian Cluster for Aerospace Technology (CTNA); Enrico Suetta, Leonardo Company; and other representatives from regional enterprises in the aerospace sector.

The Programme of the event is available here.