Who? Alessandro Medici What? PhD Researcher on Design Where? Cape Peninsula University of Technology I am a PhD student in the School of Design at the University of Leeds (UK). I am currently in Cape Town as part of the PARTY project (PARticipatory development with the Youth), a EU Horizon 2020 Research and Innovation programme […]Read more "Get To Know Us! Alessandro Medici"
The first issue of our newsletter (coordinated by Fulvio Busatta) is now available!Read more "NIRC Newsletter #1"
Come and join us on Tuesday 13 September 2016 at 6 pm and until 8 pm for the third ResearchNight.it organized by the Network of Italian Researchers in the Cape (NIRC) and the Italian Consulate in Cape Town. The Bank club on 54 Queen Victoria Street will host a talk by Professor Ignazio Castellucci on Chinese Investment in Italian Football. The talk, which […]Read more "ResearchNight.It : “Football : The New Frontier of Chinese Investment in Italy” – 13 September 2016 @ The Bank"
As part of our “Get to know us!” initiative, we would like to introduce you to Ilaria Canzani, now based at the University of Cape Town as a visiting Master’s student. “I am a young student in International Sciences. I got my BA in July 2015 at the University of Gorizia, and I am currently […]Read more "GET TO KNOW US! MS ILARIA CANZANI"
Pierguido Sarti, Science Attache’ at the Italian Embassy in Pretoria has kindly produced a directory of Italian Researchers in South Africa for the Italian-South African Chamber of Commerce showing the rapid increase in the number of Italians working at South African Universities and Research Institutes. Please get in touch with Pierguido if you wish to be added […]Read more "A Directory of Italian Researchers in South Africa"
We are delighted to introduce to you all another great asset of our NIRC team, Dr. Enrico Gennari. “I have been studying movement of large sharks using active and passive acoustic telemetry for more than 10 years. As a young researcher, I left Rome and decided to come to South Africa in 2005, as it […]Read more "Get To Know Us! Dr Enrico Gennari"
Our team is composed of a wide and diverse group of Italian academics and researchers with a variety of outstanding skills. Over the next weeks, we will be presenting our members, their stories and research interests. We are glad to have Dr. Francesca Porri as the icebreaker for this initiative. Enjoy the reading! “I am […]Read more "Get To Know Us! Dr Francesca Porri"