CIID kicking off Maker Faire Rome

Friday, 14th Oct 2016

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CIID’s CEO Simona Maschi and IDP alumni Andreas Refsgaard were invited on stage for the Opening Conference of Maker Faire Rome on October 14th.

Simona showcased several projects from the CIID Portfolio and Andreas did a live demo of his project Eye Conductor, that is currently being developed in the CIID Nest.

Simona was also one of the jury for the R.O.M.E prize together with Riccardo Luna, Neil Gershenfeld and Bruce Sterling. The prize winner is: Talking Hands! A glove that can translate the sign language into voice. We are looking forward to seeing the progress and the impact ahead!

R.O.M.E. prize jury at work: Simona Maschi, Riccardo Luna, Neil Gershenfeld, and Bruce Sterling

R.O.M.E. prize jury at work: Simona Maschi, Riccardo Luna, Neil Gershenfeld, and Bruce Sterling

 

The jury with the prize winner

The jury with the prize winner