The series of meetings started in 2008 to present the study program of the National Committee ‘Science in Southern Italy from the country’s unification’ (‘La Scienza nel Mezzogiorno dall’Unità d’Italia ad oggi) and the related volume ‘Science in Southern Italy after Italy’s Unification’ (La Scienza nel Mezzogiorno dopo l’Unità d’Italia’), published by Rubbettino, ends today in Rome at the Italian Research Council. Speakers: Emilia Chiancone, President of the National Academy of Sciences called of the XL, Gerardo Bianco, President of the Associazione Nazionale per gli Interessi del Mezzogiorno d’Italia, Giovanni Paoloni, ‘Sapienza’ University of Rome and Lucio Bianco, University of Rome Tor Vergata. Conclusions by the Minister of Education, University and Research, Prof. Francesco Profumo. At the end of the meeting, the documentary ‘From Neutrinos to Creso’ (Dai Neutrini al Creso) realized by the National Committee will be shown.
Rome, December 2nd, 2011