Offline and online events

This page is continuously updated regarding events related to the topics of Artificial Intelligence and elderly isolation. The SI4SI consortium will promote various events, both those that encompass both topics and those that focus on each separately.

This initiative aims to provide a dynamic platform to explore challenges and opportunities arising from the application of Artificial Intelligence in the context of elderly isolation. Our goal is to facilitate constructive discussions and advance innovative solutions to enhance the quality of life for the elderly.

Stay tuned for further details on these events and actively participate in this important conversation.

·      44th National Congress of Rehabilitation 2021 in Romania

The 44th Annual National Congress of Medical Rehabilitation, also known as the eCare Congress, focuses on issues related to medical rehabilitation. Participants follow the sessions via, and the congress provides an opportunity for speakers to present live at the Hotel Escalade Poiana Brasov, with a focus on oral presentations, reports, and symposiums. The event places particular emphasis on the use of technology, as demonstrated by the option for PowerPoint presentations and video recordings. It also highlights the adaptation of the congress format to epidemiological conditions and current regulations.

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·      7th National Symposium of GerontoPsychology

The Romanian Association of Clinical Psychology is organizing the 7th National Symposium on Gerontopsychology with the theme “Active Longevity and Psychological Resilience – Gerontechnological Protective Factors,” which will take place online (via Zoom) from November 19-20, 2021. This annual event, initiated in 2015, is conducted in collaboration with the National Institute of Gerontology and Geriatrics “Ana Aslan” and the Romanian Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics. The symposium is designed for psychologists, researchers, and other professionals interested in the specific field of Gerontopsychology, as well as those in the broader domains of Clinical Psychology, Psychotherapy, Gerontology, and Geriatrics.

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·      9th Smart Cities International Conference (SCIC)

The Speeding Up History conference encompassed a diverse array of topics, spanning cyberbiosecurity, sustainable corporate governance, and digitalization in public administration. It delved into urban resilience management, health security amid the COVID-19 pandemic, smart education, and the influence of religious authorities in cyberspace. The event explored technology’s role in sustainability, touching on subjects like smart cities and IoT systems for monitoring water parameters and reducing household water consumption. Discussions also unfolded around nonformal learning and the application of GIS solutions in the development of smart cities. In summary, the conference served as a dynamic platform for experts across various domains to share ideas and insights on the transformative impact of technology on the future. Here for more information

·      The General States of Artificial Intelligence 2022

Class Editori, through its media, invites those working with and for Artificial Intelligence, the most powerful engine of progress and the future, to engage in a dialogue. Three days of conferences, interviews, debates, visions, and predictions will explore topics such as Big Data, algorithms, cybersecurity, machine learning, robotics, and ethics.

Live on Class CNBC (SKY 507), streaming on, and Zoom platform.

28 – 30 March 2022

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·      International Workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Health AI4Health 2022

eHealth is one of the major research topics that have been attracting cross-disciplinary research groups. The deployment of new emerging technologies for Health, especially based on Artificial Intelligence is attracting the interest of many researchers.

The workshop on Artificial Intelligence for Health – AI4Health 2022 – aims at bringing together researchers from academia, industry, government and medical centers in order to present the state of the art and discuss the latest advances in the emerging area of the use of Artificial Intelligence and Soft Computing techniques, be they black boxes or explanation-based, to signals, images, and data in the fields of medicine, healthcare and wellbeinCo-located with the 22nd IEEE/ACM International Symposium on Cluster, Cloud and Internet Computing (CCGrid 2022)

Date: May 16-19, 2022

Location: Hotel Villa Diodoro, Taormina (Messina) – Italy


In response to the dynamic circumstances of our time, AI4Health has integrated an innovative virtual component hosted on Gather.Town. This platform offers attendees a virtual event space, facilitating free movement and meaningful interactions in both public and private areas. Authors of accepted papers, including both regular and short submissions, are invited to prepare a 20-minute presentation showcasing their work. Following each presentation, there will be a dedicated 5-minute slot for engaging questions and discussions.


Join us in this cutting-edge exploration of Artificial Intelligence for Health, fostering collaboration and knowledge exchange in the picturesque setting of Taormina, Italy, and the virtual realm of Gather.Town.

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·      iHealth International Conference

Period: July 6-9, 2022, UMFST “George Emil Palade” Târgu Mureș

The conference will take place from July 6-9, 2022, at UMFST “George Emil Palade” Târgu Mureș. The event is organized under the auspices of the Romanian Academy, with scientific organizers including the Romanian Medical Association and UMFST “George Emil Palade” Târgu Mureș. The event will follow a hybrid format, allowing for both physical attendance and online participation. The National Conference on Technology & iHealth in 21st Century Medicine – Inaugural Edition is an interdisciplinary project catering to medical specialists, family physicians, bioinformaticians, IT & medical engineering specialists, biochemists, bioengineers, and others. The event will feature esteemed lecturers of international renown and exhibitors relevant to the field. The conference’s theme will encompass information on Bioinformatics, Artificial Intelligence, laser technology, virtual reality – all of which are applicable across various medical specialties.

EMC Accreditation. The conference will receive Continuous Medical Education accreditation from the Romanian College of Physicians.

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·      IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence – IEEE WCCI 2022

The upcoming meeting is the IEEE World Congress on Computational Intelligence – IEEE WCCI 2022. It is scheduled to take place at Padova Congress, a new conference center in Padua, Italy. The event is set to occur from July 18th to 23rd 2022and is expected to draw leading researchers in the field of computational intelligence from 73 different countries. The conference is anticipated to be globally significant as it will be held in Italy for the first time. Padova Congress, designed by Kengo Kuma and inaugurated in April, is expected to provide a technologically advanced and contemporary space, serving as the ideal venue for this noteworthy gathering dedicated to research in the field of computational intelligence. Throughout the event, crucial questions about the surpassing of human intelligence by artificial intelligence and how computational intelligence is reshaping our environment and our ways of working, living, and interacting will be explored.

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·      Marker Faire Roma 2022


Maker Faire Rome è the European event that facilitates and narrates innovation in a simple and accessible way, connecting businesses, the academic world, people, and ideas. It is a trade show where industry experts, makers, and innovators come together to share their projects with the general public.

Rome 4-9 October 2022

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·      21st International Conference of the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence


The twenty-first edition of the International Conference of the Italian Association for Artificial Intelligence (AIxIA 2022) is organized by AIxIA (Associazione Italiana per l’Intelligenza Artificiale), in Udine. The growth of research and interests in AI today requires that specific communities can meet and engage in focused areas of work. As the increasing number of targeted activities represents a wealth for the entire AI community, AIxIA 2022 hosts a series of dedicated workshops that will take place in the two days preceding the start of the Main Conference.

The conference will be held in Udine from November 28th to December 2nd 2022, in a hybrid format (both in-person and online).

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·      AI4Health Summer School – 3-7th July, 2023


The Interdisciplinary Institutes for Artificial Intelligence (3IA), including MIAI (Grenoble), 3IA Côte d’Azur (Nice), and PR[AI]RIE (Paris), in partnership with the Health Data Hub, announced the upcoming third edition of the AI4Health Summer School. This premier event will be held at PariSanté Campus in Paris from July 3rd to 7th, 2023, and will also offer an online participation option.

Dates: July 3rd to 7th, 2023

Location: PariSanté Campus, Paris, and online

Program Overview

The AI4Health Summer School will delve into the cutting-edge advancements in artificial intelligence (AI) and data science as applied to the healthcare domain. The program commences with three days of plenary sessions, featuring lectures and practical use cases presented by renowned international speakers. These sessions will cater to both on-site and online participants. Subsequently, the event will shift to two days of hands-on practical sessions facilitated by experts, exclusively for on-site attendees.

·      Bright 2023 – Researchers’ Night.

September 29, 2023 –

At the University of Siena, we will showcase the projects

  • LogopedIA
  • PsAIchologist

in collaboration with students from the Experience Design course. The development of virtual assistants capable of interacting with individuals to assist them in various situations, such as students experiencing anxiety or stress during their academic journey, or children undergoing speech therapy.

Moreover, the project aims to initiate a discussion on the ethical implications of Artificial Intelligence use through a critical design project focusing on the theme of digital post-mortem.

·      Marker Faire Roma 20-22 October 2023


The 2023 edition is the eleventh of a conference that has grown and evolved over time, always being a reference point for those who want to change the world for the better with their creativity.

Years of innovation and ideas have turned into concrete projects and inventions that have improved and revolutionized entire sectors of our society. They have made possible what seemed impossible just a few years ago, especially in a country like ours, which has often struggled to keep up with the pervasiveness of technology and digital development.

·      14th National Congress of Geriatrics and Gerontology

02 – 05 November 2023

15th National Congress of Geriatrics and Gerontology with International Participation

Theme: A Multidisciplinary and Integrated Approach to the Issues of Older People

Romanian Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics

The Romanian Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics stimulates and promotes fundamental and applied scientific research in clinical geriatrics, the biology of aging, and social gerontology, with the promotion of the publication of results in national and international journals and publications, and protects the intellectual heritage of this field.

(Founded on October 5, 1998, Bucharest)

Field of activity

The Romanian Society of Gerontology and Geriatrics is a multidisciplinary and scientific professional organization composed of physicians and other categories of professionals with higher education, biologists, chemists, psychologists, economists, sociologists, pharmacists, lawyers, middle-level cadres, nurses, social workers, and statisticians.

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·      La Fiera Internazionale sull’Intelligenza Artificiale!

Search On Media Group, active since 2007, has been committed to education on digital topics, technological innovation, and accelerating the country’s innovation journey. Over the years, the focus has intensified on Artificial Intelligence (AI) and its business, ethical, and social implications. This commitment is realized through educational projects, business initiatives, startup pathways, and international events, with the flagship being the “WMF – We Make Future, International Fair and Festival on Technological and Digital Innovation.” This journey has led to the creation of initiatives fostering the adoption of AI solutions for businesses, the emergence of new entrepreneurial projects, and the application of innovative technologies in scientific contexts within global challenges.

This commitment has gained significant prominence in the Emilia Romagna region. Therefore, on December 5, 6, and 7, 2023, Search On and WMF introduce a new format: the AI Fair, the first International Fair dedicated to the world of Artificial Intelligence. This event will bring together professionals, companies, startups, stakeholders, and industry players to provide insights into the revolution brought about by AI not only in daily life but also in industrial, social, and work contexts.

·      Smart Cities International Conference (SCIC), 11th Edition, 2023 – December 7, 8 2023

The National University of Political Studies and Public Administration (SNSPA), Faculty of Public Administration, and Smart-EDU Hub cordially invite you to the 11th edition of the Smart Cities International Conference (SCIC), which will be held on December 7-8, 2023, in Bucharest, Romania.

The conference is open to academics, policy makers, early-stage researchers, and students in social sciences and related fields. Experts in comparative public administration and elected officials of local governments are especially encouraged to participate and submit their contributions to one of the conference tracks.

This anniversary edition will focus on longitudinal studies of digital reforms, both locally and globally. Successful submissions may also address one or more of the following topics:

  • E-government
  • E-democracy
  • Social innovation
  • Urban planning and development

The conference will feature a variety of speakers, panels, and workshops, as well as opportunities for networking and collaboration.

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The WMF – We Make Future, always attentive to the progress and ethical, social, and business implications of Artificial Intelligence, has scheduled the AI Festival – the first International Festival dedicated to Artificial Intelligence – on February 14 and 15, 2024, at the Allianz MiCo in Milan. The event will bring together professionals, companies, startups, and stakeholders to explore and delve into the revolution brought about by AI not only in everyday life but also in political, social, and work contexts. The two-day event will also focus on various industries particularly affected by the AI revolution, such as martech, health, education, work, and more. Education will be central to the event, with the presence of numerous international speakers delivering speeches, case studies, and workshops, along with distinguished guests like chess champion and AI expert Garry Kasparov. The exhibition area will be an ideal space for B2B meetings, tool and software presentations, and networking among companies, research centers, startups, investors, and other stakeholders. Lastly, the event program includes an international challenge among innovative AI-related startups, providing visibility and support to young entrepreneurial projects. The AI Festival, organized by WMF, is partnered with CINECA, ESA, and Intel.

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