The impact of innovation according to Italians


New data from Observa’s Science and Technology in Society Monitor has been presented during the eighth international conference The Future of Science. The issue concerns Italians’ attitude towards emerging scientific and technologica areas.

Read the article Siamo davvero aperti al nuovo? (in Italian) by Massimiano Bucchi, published on the Corriere del Veneto, 16th September 2012.

The Science and Technology in Society Monitor is an initiative by Observa Science in Society, supported by Foundation Compagnia di San Paolo.

CATI survey conducted on a sample of 995 subjects, stratified by gender, age and geographical area of residence, representative of the Italian population aged 15 and over.

Observa Science in Society is a non-profit, independent, legally recognized research centre promoting the study and discussion of the interaction between science and society, with the aim of stimulating dialogue among researchers, policy makers and citizens.