The DIRPOLIS Institute (Institute of Law, Politics and Development) is a research center devoted to interdisciplinary studies in the fields of law, economics and political sciences. Its core mission is to conduct innovative research by adopting a multidisciplinary approach to offer a comprehensive and multi-faceted representation of legal, social, economic and political phenomena. The Institute strives to provide scientifically sound and action-oriented bases to effective decision-making processes, at both private and public levels.
The Institute offers graduate and post-graduate courses built upon theoretical and applied research. It also organizes advanced-level training events aimed at professionals wishing to acquire new skills and knowledge in their respective fields of work.
The Institute offers consultancy services for a wide range of international, national and regional entities. It actively disseminates the results of its research by organizing conferences, seminars, workshops and training courses, both in Italy and abroad.
The Tuscan Academy of Science and Humanities “La Colombaria” organized three seminars on “Roboethics, from algorithms to humanoids” from June 15 to 29 in Florence. Giorgio Buttazzo, Professor of Engineering, Erica Palmerini, Professor of Law, and Barbara Henry, Professor of Political Philosophy, will discuss ethics in science and technology and the impact of robotization on society
Sant’Anna School in Pisa is looking for talented and motivated graduates of all nationalities with backgrounds in economics and management, political science, law, engineering, bioscience, biodiversity and medicine
Events and seminars
Russian civil society. Evolutions and perspectives
Sede Centrale - Aula 9
Seminar: Underground man is a key to understand Dostoevsky
, Centro Studi "Il Mondo Russo" - Palazzo Curini