Chiara
Ruffino

Business Development & Solution for Innovation Lead at Engineering D.HUB, has also dealt with technical aspects for Outsourcing projects. He currently works on Cloud Computing technologies. Specialties: project management, IT infrastructure architecture, SW architecture, SW application development, SW operating system development.

   
TECH | Aug 3, 2018

Environmental risk: to what extent does innovation help?

IoT, Artificial Intelligence and Augmented Reality working for the environment
According to data from Legambiente's Ecosistema Rischio 2017, hydrogeological risk makes Italy increasingly insecure due to climate changes that amplify the effects of landslides and floods. At least 7.5 million citizens live and work in areas at risk. In 70% of the municipalities surveyed there are homes in such areas, in 27% entire neighborhoods and in 15% schools and hospitals. Over the last 5 years, the country has recorded 102 extreme environmental events that have caused floods or landslides, leading to the need[…]