Back in attendance with its fifth edition Milan Digital Weekthe largest Italian event dedicated to education, culture and digital innovation – promoted by the Municipality of Milan, made by Iab Italia, Cariplo Factory and Hublabwith the support of the main partner Intesa Sanpaolo and the Adnkronos media partner.
Five days on the calendar, from 10 to 14 November: the theme is The Development of Limitsconceived on the occasion of the fiftieth anniversary of the research proposed by the Club of Rome in 1972 and carried out by researchers from the MIT (Massachusetts Institute of Technology) in Boston The Limits to Development, the first “ecological” critique of the ever-expanding Western production model .
L’inaugural event, Thursday 10 November at 19.00 in the Aula Magna of the Catholic University of Milan he is with Massimo Popolizio – well-known actor of the Italian theater scene – who interprets the text taken from the research of the Mit “The Limits of Development” of 1972, written by a group of young scientists of the Mit di Boston, designed by the Club of Rome. It is a sparse book, made up mostly of graphs and tables that do not seem destined to leave the specialist field. Instead, shortly thereafter, it will become an editorial, cultural and political case of planetary resonance, representing a first ‘ecological’ critique of the ever-expanding Western production model. The Report announced that humanity was in a difficult situation and issued a warning: in a finite world, infinite growth is impossible.
Actor and theater director, raised in the school of Luca Ronconi, particularly sensitive to social issues, Popolizio has been on stage at the Strehler Theater for many months with the show M. The son of the century, based on the book by Antonio Scurati with which he collected and still garnering a huge public consensus and a lot of press attention.