ITALIAN DESIGN DAY: "Aerospace Design: Technology is beauty


Italian Design Day 

Aerospace Design: Technology is Beauty 


25 of November 2020

Together with the Italian Embassy in Portugal, UNIDCOM/IADE organize the webinar "Aerospace Design: Technology is Beauty". 


The initiative is held as part of the Science and Technology Week "Ciência Viva" on the occasion of the Italian Design Day 2020. 

With the participation of Italian and Portuguese designers and scientists, the webinar focuses on the role of Design in the aerospace industry and the

research of new materials, technologies and approaches.

The official language of the event will be English.




Image credits:

©Atelier a+b /Politecnico di Milano




11.00 - Opening by Moderator: Prof. Emília Duarte – UNIDCOM/IADE


11.10 - Message of H.E. the Italian Ambassador to Portugal, Carlo Formosa


11.15 - Welcome message from the Vice-Rector of the Universidade Europeia, Prof. Carlos Duarte 


11.20 - Message from IADE Design Coordinator, Prof. Rodrigo Ramiréz


11.30 - Italian Design Day Ambassadors Annalisa Dominoni and Benedetto Quaquaro (Atelier a+b): "Space Design for Disruptive Ideas"


11.50 - Giorgio Novello, Senior Vice-President AVIO Spa Institutional Relations: "Technology is Beauty”


12.10 - Fernando Carvalho Rodrigues, Emeritus Professor of IADE: “Space, Design of the Sublime”


12.30 - Q&A


13.00 - Closure