Getting to the heart of the S+T+ARTS Project: let the Residencies begin.


Susi Gutsche, Olga Kisseleva and Liu Bauer are the winners of the artistic residencies we promote in collaboration with MAXXI- Museo nazionale delle arti del XXI secolo, in the framework of the European project S+T+ARTS | Repairing the Present. The S+T+ARTS initiative is a program funded by the European Commission aiming at bringing artistic perspectives into […]

Around Mobility, the event at the MEET Digital Culture Center in Milan


Last week our Director Vittorio Loreto gave a speech at the event “Meet the Media Guru about Mobility“ at the MEET Digital Culture Center in Milan. The event is part of a research project aiming at studying all the transformations happening within the mobility sector, analysing the phenomenon through the lens of a human centred […]

KouzanExpo first deployment at Palazzo delle Esposizioni in Rome


KouzanExpo, is a user-friendly web app designed to support the visitors of an exhibition in their explorative journey. The app has been developed as a branch of Kouzan and especially adapted to exhibition environments. The app development has been conducted at the Complexity Science Hub Vienna and funded by Sony CSL Paris and had its […]

Our Open House at Maker Faire Rome 2021


“Science is a never-ending journey towards a free and a better world. At CSL, we care for the journey and the destination”. The metaphor of journey has been the suitable one to refer to, first to develop the concept and then to describe the Sony CSL Open House experience that took place on the occasion […]

The metaphor of journey

maker faire rome

Sony CSL Paris Open House at Maker Faire Rome Rome, 7-10 October 2021 From the 8th till the 10th of October 2021, Sony CSL Paris has showcased its researches and technologies to the public on the occasion of the 9th edition of the Maker Faire Rome. The event took place at the iconic Rome Gasometer […]

The role art can play for an alternative future: the Regional STARTS Centers


Launched by the European Commission, the S+T+ARTS initiative aims to foster imaginative thinking by creating spaces of dialogue between Science, Technology, and the Arts.  The five pillars of the  S+T+ARTS initiative – the S+T+ARTS Prize, S+T+ARTS Residencies, S+T+ARTS Lighthouses, S+T+ARTS Academies, and S+T+ARTS Regional Centers – address the unintended consequences of steadfast technological development resulting […]

The 15-Minute City unveiled


B. Monechi, E. Ubaldi and V. LoretoSony CSL Paris C. Chiappetta, B. Campanelli and L. Rossi Mori Sapienza University of Rome Modern cities are at the centre of a passionate debate about their future. COVID-19 pandemic made many flee from cities towards safer and less crowded areas. Meanwhile, urban planners, decision-makers, and politicians try to […]

Emergence and evolution of social networks through exploration of the Adjacent Possible space


The article “Emergence and evolution of social networks through exploration of the Adjacent Possible space” is out in Communications Physics journal. The paper presents the results obtained by Enrico Ubaldi and Vittorio Loreto from CSL Paris, Francesca Tria (Sapienza Rome), and, Raffaella Burioni (University of Parma). In this work, the authors developed a minimal model […]

Letter on ‘Interacting Discovery Processes on Complex Networks’


The Letter ‘Interacting Discovery Processes on Complex Networks’ is out on Physical Review Letters. The paper presents the results obtained in a collaboration between Enrico Ubaldi and Vittorio Loreto from Sony CSL Paris, Iacopo Iacopini, Gabriele Di Bona and Vito Latora from the School of Mathematical Sciences of the Queen Mary (QMUL, London). The paper […]

Ranking the effectiveness of worldwide COVID-19 government interventions


The Covid19 pandemic had a massive impact on daily life worldwide, especially in terms of how to contain and control the spread of the disease. Before the introduction of vaccines, many countries worldwide had to adopt socio-political and environmental interventions to reduce the number of people admitted to intensive care and deaths on the one […]