Graduated in Nuclear Engineering from Politecnico di Milano, Alberto Sanna is the Director of the Center for Advanced Technology in Health & Wellbeing and coordinates international projects in three main research programs: SMARTer and SAFer HOSPITAL, SMARTer and HEALTHIer LIFE and SMARTer and HEALTHIer CITY. He has been deeply involved in European Research Framework Programs FP5, FP6, FP7 and currently active in 11 Horizon 2020. He has presented his research activities in 150+ top level international congresses and has been constantly active in academic teaching as contract professor in Information Technology, Design and Medicine courses. He is author of edutainment videogames & formats, and avant-garde photographer investigating the role of visual arts in socio-technological ecosystems.
A TEDx Talk on the topic of Engineering Awareness is available on line at the link ((in Italian, subtitles in English): http://www.youtube.com/watch?v=TMhj4Q30q0U .